Fresno Pacific University: The First 75 Years

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Fresno Pacific University (FPU) is the only accredited Christian university in California’s Central Valley. Founded in 1944, FPU offers more than 100 areas of study to about 4,000 traditional undergraduate, adult degree completion, graduate, and seminary students at its main campus in Southeast Fresno and throughout the Central Valley at regional campuses in North Fresno, Visalia, Bakersfield, and Merced, as well as online. FPU students chase big ideas and explore deep faith through five schools: the School of Business; the School of Natural Sciences; the School of Humanities, Religion, and Social Sciences; the School of Education; and Fresno Pacific Biblical Seminary. The university also reaches about 10,000 students through professional development studies. Innovative programs encourage academic and professional excellence, peacemaking, social justice, ethical leadership, holistic wellness, and spiritual vitality. Its graduates have gone on to perform important leadership and service roles around the world.
ISBN: 9781467104593
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
State: California
Series: Campus History
Images: 202
Pages: 128
Dimensions: 6.5 (w) x 9.25 (h)
Kevin Enns-Rempel is the director of Hiebert Library at Fresno Pacific University and former university archivist. Hannah Keeney is the university archivist. Drawing on the extensive photograph collection in the university archives, they have created an illustrated history of Fresno Pacific University during its first 75 years.
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