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Biola University

Biola University is a Private, 4 Years+ school located in La Mirada, CA. The 2019 average net price at Biola University is $32,729. Acceptance rate is 73.47%. The school has a total enrollment of 6,109.

Mission Statement



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Top Ranked
Location: La Mirada, CA
Student Body: 6,109
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Private
Campus Type: Suburban
Web Site: www.biola.edu
Acceptance Rate: 73.47%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 73.47%
  • Application Deadline: March 1, 2021
  • International Students: 4%
  • Application Fee: $45
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
Tuition: $40,488
Grad Tuition: $11,178
Room and Board: $11,312
Books and Supplies: $1,916
Other Fees: $0
Average Net Price: $32,729
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 866
  • Men / Women Ratio: 306 / 560
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 540 - 640
  • Median SAT Math Range: 520 - 620
  • Median ACT Range: 21 - 27
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: 100
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 6
  • % of International Students: 4%
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: 34
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Not Considered
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Not Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Theology: 15%
  • Business, Management, Marketing: 14%
  • Visual and Performing Arts: 10%
  • Health Professions: 10%
  • Education: 9%

Academic Programs

Biola University offers 96 Total Programs in Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Theology. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Bachelor's Degree ProgramsBiola University offers 48 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering
English Literature
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
History
Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Intercultural, Multicultural and Diversity Studies Degree
  • Multi-, Interdisciplinary Studies, General Degree
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
Parks, Leisure Studues
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Social Sciences
Theology
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsBiola University offers 23 Master's Degree Programs
Business, Management, Marketing
Education
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Intercultural, Multicultural and Diversity Studies Degree
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Psychology
Social Sciences
Theology
Doctorate Degree ProgramsBiola University offers 6 Doctorate Degree Programs
Education
Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Intercultural, Multicultural and Diversity Studies Degree
Psychology
Theology
Certificate ProgramsBiola University offers 6 Certificate Programs
Education
  • Teaching English As A Second Or Foreign Language, Esl Language Instructor Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
  • Clinical Pastoral Counseling, Patient Counseling Degree
Theology

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 73%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 71%
  • 1st Year Retention: 87%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $43,000
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 6,109
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 44%
  • Asian Students: 21%
  • Hispanic Students: 17%
  • Two or more races: 5%
  • Unknown: 5%
  • Non-resident, alien: 4%
  • Black Students: 3%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%