Founded in 1950, California Baptist University (CBU) is a private Christian school with 100% Christian faculty and staff. It is located on a 128 acre campus in the city of Riverside, just 60 miles east of Los Angeles. The university provides its students with a liberal arts education in a Christian environment. The school has the unique distinction of being the only Southern Baptist college or university on the West Coast.
Widely known for its academic excellence, the university offers classes both on campus and online. There are 90 undergraduate majors and concentrations and 25 graduate majors and credentials. The university’s list of accreditations and approvals is extensive and includes the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, California Commission on Teacher Credentialing, and the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs.