The Cook School of Intercultural Studies The Cook School of Intercultural Studies exists to equip students to communicate, live and work effectively in culturally diverse contexts, to make disciples of all peoples and impact the world for the Lord Jesus Christ.

News & Events

  • Free CSICS Information Session

    March 11, 6:00 PM

    Called to cross-cultural ministry? Find out more about our certificate, MA and doctoral programs in Intercultural Education, Intercultural Studies, Anthropology, Missiology, TESOL and Applied Linguistics.

  • Missions Conference 2015

    March 11, 9:00 AM

    Biola’s annual Missions Conference is currently the largest annual Missions Conference in the world.

  • Dr. Bulus Galadima Hired As New Dean

    Biola University is pleased to announce selection of Dr. Bulus Galadima as the new dean of the Cook School of Intercultural Studies effective July 15, 2014.


  • Faculty Member

    Allen Yeh

    Meet Dr. Allen Yeh, Associate Professor of Intercultural Studies and Missiology. He's been to over 50 countries in every continent, to study, do missions work, and experience the culture.

    Allen blogs at:

  • Degree Program

    M.A. in Intercultural Studies

    Since the days of Peter and Paul, effective missionaries have demonstrated the value of a strong understanding of theology, communication and adaptability to other cultures.  This degree will equip you to minister effectively within other cultures by learning to better understand and appreciate them from within.

  • New Students

    Spring 2015 Orientation & Registration

    Classes begin January 26, 2015!


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