Student Population at Biola
2021 Student Population
A total of 5,815 students have enrolled at Biola University - 3,683 undergraduate and 2,132 graduate.
By gender, 2,519 male and 3,296 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 4,225 full-time students and 1,590 part-time students.
The number of students at Biola University is very large compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as University of San Francisco and Bethel University, its population is small (average population is 10,675).
Biola University offers online degree/certificate programs and 5,594 students enrolled in online programs.
Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status
By gender, there are 2,519 male and 3,296 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.76 to 1 and the ratio is average (the average male-to-female ratio over all U.S. colleges is 0.75 to 1).
The following table and chart show the student population by gender and attending status.
Gender Distribution Table
Gedner Distribution Chart
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
By race/ethnicity, there are 2,410 White students (41.44%) and 1,008 Asian students (17.33%) at Biola University(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at Biola University.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table
|American Indian or Alaska Native||11||6||5|
|Black or African American||114||41||73|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||64||47||17|
|Two or More Races||247||71||176|
|American Indian or Alaska Native||6||3||3|
|Black or African American||72||41||31|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||8||3||5|
|Two or More Races||59||34||25|
Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart
Enrollment by Student Age
By age, there are 3,708 students whose age under twenty five and 1,401 students whose age is over thirty years old at Biola University.
Especially, 76 students are younger than eighteen and 27 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at Biola University.
Enrollment by Student Age Table
|65 and over||2||1||1|
|65 and over||25||15||10|
Student Age Distribution Chart
Online Student Population
At Biola University, 5,683 students (97.73% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 5,594 students enrolled exclusively in online classes (i.e. no off-line attendance required) and others are taking online courses with off-line courses. The following tables describe the number of students who enrolled in one or more online courses.
By location of enrolled students, 3,952 students live in California where Biola University is located in and 1,321 students have enrolled from other states.
Online Enrollment Table
|Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes||5,594||3,533||2,061|
|Enrolled Some in Online Classes||89||89||0|
|Not Enrolled in Online Classes||132||61||71|
|Total (Enrolled Excl.)||5,594||3,533||2,061|
|Other State in U.S.||1,321||812||509|
|Outside of U.S.||321||113||208|