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Why Choose Biola?

Biblically Centered

The Bible is meant to be integrated into all that you do — that’s why our online degrees combine academic excellence with the application of biblical principles to real-life situations.

Connected and Known

As an online student, you’ll be connected with a Success Coach — a personal mentor who will guide you throughout your time at Biola — from enrollment to graduation.

A Meaningful Investment

Choose an affordable and flexible pathway to your degree — with a special, low tuition rate, accelerated courses, and opportunities for Prior Learning Credit.

Career Preparation

As a top-tier national university (U.S. News & World Report), Biola will prepare you for the next step in your career or ministry.

The Biola Online Experience


You’ll be able to complete weekly coursework on a schedule that works for you — with asynchronous classes that are offered in a 7- or 15-week format.


You’ll learn online from the same professors who teach in Biola’s on-campus programs — expert faculty who are leading voices in their academic disciplines.


You’ll be able to connect with professors and peers virtually — engaging in thoughtful discussions and sharing insights into what you’re learning.


What you learn in the classroom will help you navigate real-world situations in the workplace — equipping you to be a leader in your career or ministry.

Upcoming Start Dates

The next opportunity to enroll in one of Biola’s online bachelor’s programs is just around the corner. To be accepted, be sure to complete your application at least one week before your desired start date.
















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Applying to an online degree program is a major life step – and you don’t have to take it alone. We’re here to guide you through the process. Our friendly admissions counselors would be happy to walk you through the application steps, discuss your financial aid options, estimate the number of semesters you’ll spend at Biola and evaluate how any existing college coursework will transfer.

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