Outcomes at Biola

Graduation Rate
73.86%
Retention Rate
86.00%

2020 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at Biola University is 73.86% last year which is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California. 664 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 899 candidates.
Compared to similar schools in college ranking, its graduation rate is average where the average graduation rate of the schools is 75.80%.

Graduation Rate and Comparison Chart

Number of Completers and Graduation Rate

The next table summarizes the outcome measures with the number of students at Biola University. 664 students have completed. In addition, 11 students still enrolled and 224 students have left the school before completing their studies.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalBachelor's or Equivalent
Total (Candidates)899899
Completers664
(73.86%)
664
Still Enrolled11
(1.22%)
11
No Longer Enrolled224
(24.92%)
224

Graduation Rate by Completion Time (Bachelor's Degree)

The below table shows the number of completers with graduation rate by completion time. The number in parenthesis denote the graduation rate for the corresponding students. The numbers and rate for the 125% and 150% normal times are not cumulative, but additional completers and graduate rate for that period. For example, 510 students have completed in 4 years and additional 110 students have completed in the 5th year.
Graduation Rate by Completion Time (4-years Bachelor's degree)
TotalMenWomen
100% normal time (in 4 Years)510
(56.73%)
187
(58.81%)
323
(55.59%)
125% normal time (in 5 Years)110
(12.24%)
35
(11.01%)
75
(12.91%)
150% normal time (in 6 Years)44
(4.89%)
7
(2.20%)
37
(6.37%)

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total73.86% (664/899) 72.01% (229/318) 74.87% (435/581)
American Indian or Alaska Native100.00% (1/1) - (0/0) 100.00% (1/1)
Asian74.42% (96/129) 73.81% (31/42) 74.71% (65/87)
Black (Non-Hispanic)61.11% (11/18) 50.00% (4/8) 70.00% (7/10)
Hispanic66.90% (95/142) 62.50% (25/40) 68.63% (70/102)
White76.95% (394/512) 74.23% (144/194) 78.62% (250/318)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander50.00% (1/2) - (0/0) 50.00% (1/2)
Two or More Race64.71% (33/51) 73.68% (14/19) 59.38% (19/32)
Unknown66.67% (6/9) 75.00% (3/4) 60.00% (3/5)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity

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