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California Baptist University - 2016

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Undergraduate Admission to the College of Engineering

To be considered for admission students are required to submit the following documents:
• A completed Application for Admission.
• A $45.00 non-refundable fee.
• Official high school transcripts sent directly to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions from your high school.
• Official transcripts from all previously attended colleges and universities.
• Two letters of recommendation, one which is academic in nature and the other based on character. The academic reference must
be completed by a teacher, counselor, or someone familiar with your academic progress. The character reference can be from a
pastor, employer, mentor, coach, or friend. (References are not accepted from relatives or current CBU faculty or staff).
• The Scholastic Aptitude Test I (SAT I) or American College Test (ACT). (If you have more than 24 semester units from an
accredited college, this requirement does not apply.)
When an applicant has submitted all the required documents, an evaluation will take place and a decision rendered.
• Standard entrance for new students may be granted to those applicants with a minimum GPA of 2.5 and a composite score of 920 (Evidence-Based Reading and Math) on the SAT I or 19 on the ACT. Standard entrance for transfer students may be granted to those applicants with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 for all college work.

Entrance Requirements for Foreign Students

Completed International Student Application for Admission.
$45 Non-refundable application fee.
Official copies of all academic records from secondary schools and colleges, along with a certified English Translation if applying from a non-English speaking country.
Two letters of recommendation.
Sponsor's Commitment of Financial Support Form
Proof of English Proficiency by one of the following: Internet Based TOEFL (minimum score of 71), Paper Based TOEFL (minimum 527), ACT English section ( minimum 16), IELTS (minimum 5.5), Satisfactory completion of English Composition course.
Minimum Grade Point Average of 2.5 for standard admission.

Residency Requirements

• Transfer students must complete at least 36 units at California Baptist University to earn a bachelor's degree.
• A maximum of 70 semester units may be transferred from a two-year institution.
• A maximum of 100 semester units may be transferred from a four-year institution.

Admissions Requirements for Transfer Students

• Transfer applicants must have successfully completed a minimum of 24 semester hours or else must apply as an entering freshman.
• Official college transcripts.
• Minimum college grade point average of 2.00.
• Essay or personal statement.
• Statement of good standing from prior institutions.
• High School transcripts and standardized test scores may be required of some.

Number of Transfer Students from:

A two-year community junior college where they were full-time students: 23
A four-year college or university where they were full-time students: 9