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Biola University

Cook School of Intercultural Studies

La Mirada, CA

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Overview

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) 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) Intercultural studies
Master of Arts (MA) Applied linguistics
(Certificate) Linguistics

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 37
Doctoral Degrees 14

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Alternate accepted
All students must successfully complete all required coursework with a minimum GPA of 3.0
Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required
All students must present an acceptable dissertation, have satisfactorily passed their qualifying exam and completed all required course work with a minimum 3.3 GPA.
Other Advanced Degrees All students musts successfully complete all required coursework with a minimum GPA of 3.0

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

142
Applied
89
Accepted
52
Enrolled
63%

Applying

65
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline July 1st June 1st No
Spring deadline November 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

262
Total Graduate Students
25%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 7.25%
Black or African American 4.2%
White or Caucasian 38%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.38%
Asian 16.41%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 1.15%
Unknown 6.87%

Gender

Male (46%)
Female (53%)

Faculty

19
Total faculty
Male (15)
Female (4)

Research

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
Dean
Phone: 562-903-4844

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