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Online Bachelor's Student Tuition and Costs

Our fully online bachelor's programs are offered at a competitive, discounted tuition rate while providing a robust, Christ-centered academic experience to our online community. Below, explore the tuition costs for the current year starting with the Fall 2024 term. And be sure to check out financial aid and scholarship opportunities that will help you finance your education.

If you are interested in our traditional undergraduate programs, be sure to visit our general undergraduate tuition and costs page.


Cost Details (2024-2025)


Type Cost by Trimester
Tuition Cost Per Credit $425
Part-Time Student Tuition
(6 credits per trimester; $425 per credit)
Full-Time Student Tuition
(12 credits per trimester; $425 per credit)
Books $200–400

One-Time Fees

Type Cost
Application Fee
(one-time fee)
Enrollment Deposit
(refunded during first trimester)

Questions About Financial Aid

If you have questions about the financial aid process for online bachelor’s students, we’re here to help. Contact our financial aid team and they can assist you with whatever you need.

Contact Financial Aid

Biola’s Cost of Attendance

The cost of attendance is a measure whereby Biola University follows federal and state regulations to establish the maximum amount of financial aid a student can receive. The cost of attendance is determined for each academic year based on the student's program of study, academic credit load, and in some cases, housing status. Please note that the cost of attendance will differ, sometimes significantly, from a student's account balance. To determine a student account balance, students should visit Students with questions regarding their balance can contact the Biola Student Accounts team at

The following costs of attendance are based on a student enrolling full time or at the recommended enrollment load for the program of study based on Biola University enrollment status definitions determined by the Office of the Registrar.

2024–25 Cost of Attendance for Online Bachelor Students

Based on fall, spring and summer enrollment at 6 credits per term.

Cost of Attendance ComponentAmount
Tuition & Fees$7,650
Personal Expenses$4,242
Books & Supplies$720
Average Loan Fees$111
Campus Safety Fee$0
Total Cost of Attendance$32,673