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Biola University

Cook School of Intercultural Studies

La Mirada, CA


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Biola University


Biola University / Cook School of Intercultural Studies is located in La Mirada, CA, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Intercultural studies
Master of Arts (MA) Anthropology
Doctor of Missiology (D Miss) Missiology
Master of Arts (MA) Missions
(Certificate) Teaching English to speakers of other languages
Master of Arts (MA) Linguistics and Biblical languages
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Intercultural studies
Master of Arts (MA) Teaching English to speakers of other languages
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Intercultural education
Master of Arts (MA) Applied linguistics
(Certificate) Linguistics

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 28
Doctoral Degrees 16

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? No



Application Fee - Domestic
applications accepted?
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline July 1st June 1st No
Spring deadline December 1st Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0
Doctoral Degree Requirements Master's degree or equivalent, 3 years of cross-cultural experience, minimum graduate GPA of 3.3

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

Total Graduate Students
International Breakout (representing other countries)


Hispanic/Latino 6.8%
Black or African American 3.6%
White or Caucasian 42%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.8%
Asian 16.4%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 1.2%
Unknown 4%


Male (46%)
Female (53%)


Total faculty
Male (15)
Female (4)


Focus of faculty research: Linguistics, anthropology, intercultural studies, teaching English to speakers of other languages, missions, missiology
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 13800 Biola Avenue
La Mirada, CA  90639-0001
United States
Contact Dr. Bulus Y. Galadima
Phone: 562-903-4844