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Graduate Education

Take the next step — in your education, your leadership, your career and your faith — as you learn from leading scholars in a supportive Christian community.

Higher education with a higher purpose

Advanced education to advance your calling.

Biola University offers a wide range of graduate programs — including master's degrees, doctorates, credentials and certificates — providing Christian students with advanced academic and professional preparation in such fields as psychology, theology, business, education, intercultural studies, and science and health.

Graduate Schools

Talbot School of

A premier school of theology committed to the unchanging truth of God’s Word, offering degrees such as a Master of Divinity, Master of Arts in Christian Ministry and Leadership and others.

Crowell School of

A nationally accredited business school offering rigorous and biblically centered Master of Business Administration, Master of Professional Accountancy and other degree programs.

Rosemead School of

A leading school of psychology accredited by the American Psychological Association, offering Psy.D. and Ph.D. degree programs and accredited clinical training opportunities.

School of

A graduate school of education serving future teachers through degree programs like the Master of Arts in Teaching, Master of Arts in Education and others.

Cook School of
Intercultural Studies

A school committed to equipping students to communicate, live and work effectively in culturally diverse contexts through degree programs in intercultural studies and more.

School of
Science, Technology and Health

A graduate school committed to the sciences and health care, offering a Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology and a fully online Master of Public Health, equipping a new generation of ethically thoughtful professionals.

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Are you interested in learning more about a graduate program? Attend an information session hosted by the graduate school, and connect with faculty members, admissions counselors and other prospective students.

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Exceptional Education

Thriving Community

Biola University is home to a thriving graduate community — with graduate students comprising roughly one-third of the student body. Each year, nearly 2,000 graduate students enroll at Biola to be equipped in mind and character to impact the world for the Lord Jesus Christ.

Academic Excellence

As a comprehensive, nationally ranked university, Biola University offers 18 master’s and eight doctoral degrees — each providing academic rigor, practical preparation, biblical integration and spiritual growth. Graduate education is offered in a range of formats to meet graduate students' needs, including on-campus, online, modular and at extension sites throughout the world.


Biola University holds institutional accreditation by the Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (1961). In addition, the institution and certain of its programs are accredited by:

  • American Psychological Association (1980)
  • Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs (1977)
  • Association of Theological Schools (1977)
  • California Commission for Teacher Preparation and Licensing (1960)