Biola University

Is Biola a Good School for the Money?

Biola University Value Report

What is a Biola degree worth? College Factual's value analysis compares Biola with other schools of similar quality to see if it's priced fairly.

Within California, Biola Offers Good Quality for a Fair Price.

Average California Value
Top 30% California Quality

Biola University is ranked #32 out of #116 in California for quality and #48 out of #90 for California value.

This makes it a good quality for a fair price in the state.

State Value Ranking  48 out of 90
Overpriced
Great Value
State Value Score  46.67 out of 100
Overpriced
Great Value

Live in-state? You may qualify for a reduced price. Check the Biola financial aid page to be sure.

Fair Value Nationwide

Average National Value
Top 20% National Quality

Biola University is ranked #745 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.

Biola University is a fair value according to College Factual's value analysis. It is priced appropriately based on the quality of the education provided.

National Value Ranking  745 out of 1472
Overpriced
Great Value
National Value Score  49.39 out of 100
Overpriced
Great Value

Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores

School Total Price Value Grade
College of the Atlantic $99,961 A+
Agnes Scott College $122,934 A
University of Central Florida $131,659 A
Lake Forest College $134,273 A
Kansas State University $150,523 B
Xavier University $160,601 C+
Rutgers University - Newark $165,774 C
Biola University $166,145 C
Oregon State University $177,092 D+
Hofstra University $191,730 D

*Total price is determined by multiplying average annual cost by time to graduate.

That Degree May Cost You $166,145 in Total

The average Biola student's degree will cost an estimated $166,145. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $38,819 and a typical 4.28 years to graduate.

Amount
Average Yearly Cost $38,819
Average Years to Graduate 4.28
Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree $166,145

Many Factors Affect Net Price

Depending on your personal circumstances, your net price may be well below the average Biola net price, which could make this school a better value. You may quality for more financial aid, or be able to complete your degree faster than average. Get more details on Biola cost.

Does This School Make Financial Sense To You?

$165,264 In-State With Aid
$253,273 Avg Cost No Aid
4.28 Years to Graduate

The overall price of a college can vary depending on your individual circumstances.

Look at the table below to determine your likely cost of a bachelor's degree at Biola.

Nationwide Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $253,273 #906 D+
All Students $166,145 #745 C
Only Students Receiving Aid $165,264 #987 D
In-State Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $253,273 #48 C
All Students $166,145 #48 C
Only Students Receiving Aid $165,264 #57 D+

Note: the Value Grade for in-state students is calculated by looking only at other schools in the state of California.

About 99% of Biola students receive financial aid. Get more details on what Biola financial aid you may qualify for.

How to Calculate Value

College Factual calculates average total cost by multiplying net price by time to graduation. We then compare the average total cost to other schools of a similar quality to determine value. If the school is priced fairly based on the educational quality it receives a fair ranking. If it is underpriced it receives a good or excellent value.

Read the full Best for the Money Ranking Methodology.

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