Ranked the second-most beautiful Christian university by christianuniversitiesonline.org,
with an idyllic ocean-front campus and impressive art museum and dorms to match.
There's great merit aid available, but students earn it by taking a rigorous core curriculum; business, advertising/public relations, psychology, biology, and music are consistently strong programs.
Division I Men's Baseball, Volleyball, and Water Polo plus Women's Tennis are consistent winners: ideal weather that keeps everyone outside might be factor.
Pepperdine emphasizes community service and internships and regardless of major, sophomore