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Biola University

Contact Information

13800 Biola Avenue
La Mirada, CA 90639-0001
(562) 903-4752
(800) 652-4652
Fax: (562) 903-4709
admissions@biola.edu

Admissions Profiles

Selectivity  
Selectivity: more selective
Fall 2008 Acceptance rate: 81.2%
Early decision acceptance rate: N/A
Early action acceptance rate: 88%
Acceptance rate (excluding early action and early decision students): N/A
Fall 2008 Applications, Acceptances, and Enrollments  
Number of applicants: 2,470
Number of applicants accepted: 2,005
Freshman enrollment for Fall 2008: 838
Percent of incoming freshmen who applied by either early acceptance or early action: N/A
Number of male applicants: 882
Number of male applicants accepted for Fall 2008: 701
Male freshman enrollment: 317
Number of female applicants: 1,588
Number of female applicants accepted: 1,304
Female freshman enrollment: 521
Wait List  
Does the school have a waiting list? No
Number of applicants placed on a waiting list: N/A
Number of students on the wait list accepted: N/A
Number of students enrolled from a waiting list: N/A
High School Rank  
Percent of first-year students submitting high school class standing: 53%
2008 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 41%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2008): 75%
Freshmen in top 50 percent of high school class (2008): 94%
High School GPA  
Percent of first-year students submitting high school GPA: 99%
Average high school GPA: 3.6
Fall 2008 Freshmen Average SAT Scores  
Percent of first-year students submitting SAT scores: 89%
SAT Critical Reading 25th-75th percentile range: 500-640
SAT Math 25th-75th percentile range: 490-610
SAT Writing 25th-75th percentile range 490-610
SAT Essay 25th-75th percentile range: N/A
Percent with SAT Critical Reading scores in the 700-800 range: 5%
Percent with SAT Critical Reading scores in the 600-699 range: 28%
Percent with SAT Critical Reading scores in the 500-599 range: 43%
Percent with SAT Critical Reading scores in the 400-499 range: 22%
Percent with SAT Critical Reading scores in the 300-399 range: 2%
Percent with SAT Critical Reading scores in the 200-299 range: 0%
Percent with SAT Math scores in the 700-800 range: 4%
Percent with SAT Math scores in the 600-699 range: 27%
Percent with SAT Math scores in the 500-599 range: 41%
Percent with SAT Math scores in the 400-499 range: 25%
Percent with SAT Math scores in the 300-399 range: 3%
Percent with SAT Math scores in the 200-299 range: 0%
Fall 2008 Freshmen Average ACT Scores  
Percent of first-year students submitting ACT scores 34%
ACT English 25th-75th percentile range: 21-28
ACT Math 25th-75th percentile range: N/A
ACT Composite 25th-75th percentile range: 21-27
Percent with ACT English scores in the 30-36 range: 18%
Percent with ACT English scores in the 24-29 range: 38%
Percent with ACT English scores in the 18-23 range: 38%
Percent with ACT English scores in the 12-17 range: 6%
Percent with ACT English scores in the 6-11 range: 0%
Percent with ACT English scores below 6: 0%
Percent with ACT Math scores in the 30-36 range: N/A
Percent with ACT Math scores in the 24-29 range: N/A
Percent with ACT Math scores in the 18-23 range: N/A
Percent with ACT Math scores in the 12-17 range: N/A
Percent with ACT Math scores in the 6-11 range: N/A
Percent with ACT Math scores below 6: N/A
Percent with ACT Composite scores in the 30-36 range: 9%
Percent with ACT Composite scores in the 24-29 range: 45%
Percent with ACT Composite scores in the 18-23 range: 39%
Percent with ACT Composite scores in the 12-17 range: 7%
Percent with ACT Composite scores in the 6-11 range: 0%
Percent with ACT Composite scores below 6: 0%

TOEFL
TOEFL requirement? N/A
May the TOEFL be submitted in place of the SAT or ACT? Yes
Minimum TOEFL score required (paper test): 500
Minimum TOEFL score required (computer test): 173
Average TOEFL score (paper test): 589
Average TOEFL score (computer test): 245

 

More about Biola University

Website: http://www.biola.edu
Address: 13800 Biola Ave , La Mirada , California - 90639-0001
Phone: (562) 903-6000
GENERAL INFORMATION
Type
Four or more years Private not-for-profit
Awards offered Less then 1 year certificate, Bachelor's, Post-baccalaureate certificate, Master's, Post-master's certificate, Doctorate, First professional degree
Campus setting
Large Suburb
Campus housing Yes
Carnegie classification
Doctoral/Research Universities
Athletics (football) NCAA, Not applicable
Religious affiliation Undenominational
Calendar system Four-one-four plan
Remedial services Yes
Academic/career counseling service Yes
Employment services for students Yes
Placement services for completers Yes
On-campus daycare No
Distance learning No
ROTC Yes
Study abroad Yes
Weekend/evening college No
ADMISSIONS: INFORMATION
Application fee $45
STATISTICS
TOTAL
MEN
WOMEN
Applicants
2,470
882
1,588
Percent admitted
81%
79%
82%
Admitted applicants who enrolled
42%
45%
40%
TEST SCORES
P 25
P 75
SAT Critical reading
500
640
SAT Math
490
610
SAT Writing
490
610
ACT Composite
21
27
ACT English
21
28
ACT Math
-
-
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Admissions test scores Required
COST
EXPENSES AMOUNT
In-state tuition $26,424
Out-of-state tuition $26,424
Books and supplies $1,566
On-campus room and board $8,120
On-campus other expenses $2,970
FINANCIAL AID
TYPE
AVG %
AVG AMOUNT
Financial aid
78%
-
Federal grant aid
28%
$3,158
State or local grant aid
15%
$8,996
Institutional grant aid
53%
-
Loan aid
44%
$4,503
STUDENT BODY
ENROLLMENT
TOTAL
% MEN
% WOMEN
Enrolled
5,893
47%
53%
Estimated undergraduates enrolled 4,002
Estimated graduates enrolled 1,482
Undergraduates 24 years old 89%
Undergraduates 25 - 65 years old 9%
GRADUATION RATE
Total 70%
Men 68%
Women 72%
Bachelor's degree - 4 years 53%
Bachelor's degree - 5 years 68%
Bachelor's degree - 6 years 70%

Biola University Accreditation and Tuition Expenses 

 
 
 

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