Fielding graduate university is a private university in Santa Barbara, California. It was established in the year 1974. The university offers postgraduate and doctoral studies mainly in psychology, education and organizational studies. With an enrollment of 988 students for fall 2018, Fielding Graduate University has a student-to-faculty ratio of 7:1.
Fielding graduate university is accredited to WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC). The clinical psychology doctoral program of the university is accredited by the American Psychological Association. American Psychological Association and the California Board of Behavioral Sciences approved the university to offer continuing education programs.
|Type of University||Private|
|Location||Santa Barbara, California|
|No. of Campuses||1|
|On-Campus Residence||Not Available|
|Types of Programs||Masters, Doctoral, Certificate|
|Mode of Program||Online, On-Campus|
|Percentage of International Students||8%|
Fielding Graduate University’s campus is located in Santa Barbara, California, United States. The on-campus residence is not provided by the university.
Fielding Graduate University offers postgraduate, doctoral and certificate programs.
Application Portal: Students can apply online through Fielding Graduate University’s online application.
Application Fee: An application processing fee of 75 USD is charged.
Application Deadline: Students are required to submit an application for a master's program by April 1, and for the doctoral program by February 20.
Admission Requirements: Official transcripts, Course-by-course evaluation of transcript by IERF or WES, Resume, Essay, Writing Sample, Statement of Purpose, Recommendation letters, Copy of passport.
The tuition fee for some of the most popular programs offered by Fielding Graduate University are:
Other expenses that students have to bear are:
Following types of financial aid are available for international students:
Scholarships are given to those outstanding students who have demonstrated a commitment to academic excellence and leadership both inside and outside the classroom. Students must maintain the required cumulative GPA.
There are several scholarship programs that a student can avail of. Some of them are:
|Provost Achievement Scholarship||Between 1000 USD and 3000 USD|
|MPOWER Central America Scholarship Program.||One award of 3000 USD scholarship, two awards of 1000 USD each|
|MPOWER Women in STEM Scholarship||One 5000 USD, one 3000 USD and one 2000 USD scholarship to a woman|
International students can look for scholarships available in the USA through various search engines such as Career One Stop Scholarship Finder, Common Grant Application, Grants, Gov, Human Rights Campaign LGBTQ Scholarship Database, International Scholarships, and Military.com Scholarships.
Some of the famous alumni of Fielding Graduate University are :
Fielding Graduate University comprises of 8% international students. All the applicants are reviewed holistically by the admission committee. The committee is vigilant enough to award admission only to those applicants who show a strong likelihood of success.
|Institution Type||Private (Not for Profit)|
|Average Cost of Attendance||$21,600 / Year|
|Student : Faculty Ratio||1 : 1|
The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees
|Post Graduate Program||$21,600 / Year|
|Western Association of Schools and Colleges|
|Program Wise Accreditations|
|Psychology Programs||American Psychological Association|
|Total Faculty||Full Time||Part time||Graduate Assistants|
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