Eastern Nazarene College
Quincy, MA 02170-2999

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 924
Religious affiliation Church of the Nazarene
Student to faculty ratio 8:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 652 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

66%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Eastern Nazarene College is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 1,045 applications and 692 students were granted admission. Eastern Nazarene College is at the #64 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.

Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 22% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 86% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
SAT820 to 1110
ACT20 to 26
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Eastern Nazarene College's tuition was $30,250 for all students regardless of residency (12.9% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$19,349
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $22,127
$30,250
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
$30,250
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Eastern Nazarene College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 48% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,624 (which is 5.1% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Eastern Nazarene College in 2016-2017, was 70, which is 63% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,873 (which is 0.4% below the national average.)

$4,624
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,400
$5,873
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,895
100%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 92%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Eastern Nazarene College has enrolled a total of 924 students (716 students full-time and 208 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 924 students, 66 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 39% men and 61% women and 784 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 140 for graduates studies.

924
Total Enrollment
66
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 53%

Black/African American: 23%

Hispanic: 12%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 4%

Two or more races: 4%

Asian: 2%

Non-resident alien: 2%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Eastern Nazarene College.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 13% 33
Education 12% 32
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 11% 30
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 10% 25
Psychology 7% 19
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 5% 14
Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs 5% 14
Philosophy And Religious Studies 4% 10
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 3% 8
Theology And Religious Vocations 2% 6

Graduation & Dropout Rates

46%
Graduation rate
national average: 55%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Eastern Nazarene College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

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Still enrolled
54%
Dropout rate
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Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$32,300
Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of Eastern Nazarene College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $32,300. Last year, out of the total 378 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 352 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 514 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 452 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $32,300 $42,200
Employment Rate 93% 88%
Total Graduates 378 514

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Eastern Nazarene College.

Laboure College
2.5 mile away
Boston Baptist College
5.2 mile away
Curry College
5.8 mile away
New England Law-Boston
6.2 mile away
Northeastern University
6.2 mile away
Emerson College
6.2 mile away