General Information About Olivet Nazarene University
Mission Statement We believe education should have a higher purpose. Design for Educational Excellence We believe in liberal arts education, specialized training and the preparation of lives for service—within a Christian context. History of the University We believe in the nearly 100-year-old foundation laid by families dedicated to Christian education. Statement of Faith We believe faith is an integral part of education.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 4-year, Private not-for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities
- ROTC (Army)
- Teacher certification
- Distance learning opportunities
- Study abroad
- General Education Courses
- Career Services available upon completion
- Dual credit
- Credit for life experiences
- Advanced placement (AP) credits
- The acceptance of credits for work experience or military experience are subject to review by the school and cannot be guaranteed.
- Church of the Nazarene
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- Associate's degree
- Bachelor's degree
- Master's degree
- Suburb: Small
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants 2,898 Percent Admitted 81% Men Admitted 78% Women Admitted 83% Full Time Retention Rate 69%
Submitted ACT & SAT Scores
25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score
25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score Composite 19 26 English 19 26 Math 19 26
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 6,428 Native American 8 Asian 80 African American 607 Hispanic 210 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 2,648 Enrolled FullTime Graduates 335