Biola University

Acceptance Rate 70 %
SAT Average 1,195
Tuition & Fees $43,512
Student Population 6,109
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $20,563

Academic Overview

Biola University Campus, La Mirada, CA
Biola University is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in La Mirada, California. It is a Doctoral/Research University by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2021 tuition & fees are $43,512 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 6,109 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 70% and the graduation rate is 74% last year.
The salary after graduation from Biola University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $50,700. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Biola University are $43,512. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $11,772 on average.
Biola University 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Biola. The acceptance rate of Biola is 70% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 31%. The average graduation rate is 74% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $20,563 and 99% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 6,109 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.
[Chart] Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for Biola University is 70 %.
Graduation Rate for Biola University is 74 %
Retention Rate for Biola University is 86 %
Student Population for Biola University is 6,109
Student to Faculty Rate for Biola University is 14 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $20,563 at Biola University.

Offered Degrees

Biola offers 86 major programs through online and on-site education where 14 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree485
Post Bachelor's Degree62
Master's Degree235
Post Master's Degree21
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship41
Doctor's degree - other30

Special Learning Opportunities

Biola University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:2,781)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,112)

Veterans Benefits

Biola University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges