Be brilliantfor Christ.
Develop a bold faith for a bright future at Biola, one of the nation’s leading Christian universities. Choose from more than 300 academic programs from the undergraduate to doctoral levels — offered in Southern California and online — that will equip you for a thriving life and career.
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A Place to Belong and Become
Develop a brilliant mind and a resilient faith within Biola's vibrant all-Christian community of students and scholars. Through rigorous faith-integrated academics, life-changing spiritual development and robust career preparation, we'll help you become who you're called to be.
A Premier Christian Education
Year after year, Biola is ranked nationally for its academic strength. Within U.S. News and World Report's prestigious national university category, Biola is the highest-ranking member school from the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities. Biola is also recognized for:
- “Best Value Schools”
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- “Best UndergraduateTeaching”
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- “#5 Best OnlineCollege in America”
- “Best in the West”
The Princeton Review
- “30 Top Film Schools inNorth America”
- “50 Best Colleges on theWest Coast”
Scholarships & Affordability
Biola offers you up to $22,000 per year in academic scholarships - and that's just the start of your scholarship and grant opportunities. Each year, Biola awards more than $70 million in aid to students. Factor in discounted summer courses, accelerated programs and other cost-saving options, and there are many ways to make a premier education attainable for families from all backgrounds.
Surrounded by Southern California
There's no better place to be a college student than Southern California, one of the greatest destinations on earth. Biola's safe and inviting campus - located in the heart of this global economic and cultural hub - surrounds you with countless opportunities for internships, research and adventure.
Features and Highlights
We're accepting applications for Fall 2023! Apply today to join one of Biola’s undergraduate, graduate or online bachelor’s programs.
A Top-Ranked Film School
For the fourth year in a row, Variety has named Biola’s School of Cinema and Media Arts one of the world’s top 50 film schools. Learn why.
A Leading Honors Education
Enhance your education through Torrey Honors College — a classically based honors program designed to fit with any major.
Prepare for Success
Biola alumni go on to competitive jobs and leading graduate programs — which is part of the reason why 97 percent are satisfied with their Biola experience.
Solid Biblical Foundation, Flexible Online Programs
M.A. and M.Div. programs at Talbot are more convenient than ever — with new online options and fewer required courses. Earn your degree from almost anywhere in the world.
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Biola University does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability or age in its policies, programs and activities. For more details, read Biola’s Non-Discrimination Policy.