Hope International University is a private Christian University founded in 1928 that prepares students with a Christ-centered education integrating faith, service, and learning. Our mission is to empower students through Christian higher education to serve the Church and impact the world for Christ. HIU provides students with a leadership and ethics focused education in service-based professions through undergraduate and graduate degree programs, offered both on campus in the west coast states of California and Washington, or 100% online from anywhere in the world.
Faculty & Staff
HIU offers a dynamic, personalized education that encourages intellectual, social, physical and spiritual development delivered by a faculty and staff dedicated to the ultimate success of each graduate. Our class sizes are small, and our faculty to student ratio ensures the kind of individualized instruction students deserve.
Online learning with HIU allows you to take courses from virtually anywhere in the world, any time you have access to the Internet. Through HIU Online, you can interact with professors and other students while taking advantage of the state of the art learning resources at the place and time that best fits your busy schedule. Our online support makes learning off-campus convenient and easily accessible 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Courses include video lectures from professors, "real time" chat, discussion forums, and assignment drop boxes to make your learning experience as enjoyable and convenient as possible. It truly is a unique and efficient way to attend class.
Every course contains within it a common thread that emphasizes students having a positive impact on the world and the workplace in which they serve. Our graduates go on to lead lives of impact and servant leadership in their communities because of the growth they experienced while at HIU.
Courses begin every five weeks, ensuring you maximum convenience when selecting a program start date.
HIU is also pleased to offer extensive military benefits to honor our nation's servicemembers including tuition discounts, Post 9/11 GI Bill, MyCAA, and more.