How to Apply for Your Online Bachelor's Degree

We are excited you are interested in completing your Bachelor's degree online through California Baptist University! Applying for admission only takes a few simple steps. Click below for a step-by-step guide.

Online classes begin every 8 weeks – apply today and enroll fast! It is FREE to apply for CBU’s online bachelor’s programs!

  • 1. Create and Submit your application for CBU Online

    If you have already created an account, click here to sign in.

    First-Time Freshman:  Students who have completed less than 24 units of transferable college credit.

    Transfer:  Students who have completed 24 or more units of college/university credit.

  • 2. Send us your official transcripts

    Submit official transcripts from all previously attended colleges and universities.

    *An official high school transcript or the equivalent with a minimum 2.5 cumulative grade point average is required for applicants with fewer than twenty-four (24) completed units.

    Official electronic transcripts sent to are preferred but if the school does not offer that option, you can have the hard copy sealed transcripts sent to:

    California Baptist University
    Attn: Online Admissions
    8432 Magnolia Avenue
    Riverside, CA 92504


Application Timeline

The Online Undergraduate Admissions Office upholds a rolling admission policy, which means that we do not have a set deadline for applying.  Students should expect an admissions decision in less than 3 business days after their file is completed. The average turnaround time is 1 business day.