Biola UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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La Mirada, California Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$41,976

Avg tuition

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About Biola University

Biola University is a medium-sized private university located on a suburban campus in La Mirada, California. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 6,103, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 70%. The university offers 48 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 74%, and a student-faculty ratio of 14:1. Tuition and fees for students are $41,976.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

70% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 70%

Retention Rate 83%

Graduation Rate 74%

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1080-1310

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 21-28

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

57%

Female Student Population

14:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

6k

Number of Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

44%

Hispanic

17%

Asian

17%

Non-U.S. Citizen

9%

Two or more races

5%

Unknown

4%

Black

3%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

28% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

28%

State Grant Aid

26%

Institution Grant Aid

99%

Pell Grant

28%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,013
State Grant Aid $7,914
Institution Grant Aid $19,233
Pell Grant Aid $4,624

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships