|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Religious affiliation||Church of the Nazarene|
|Student to faculty ratio||15:1|
|Dormitory capacity||2,627 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Olivet Nazarene University is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 4,305 applications and 3,345 students were granted admission. Olivet Nazarene University is at the #76 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, 91% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 18% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||940 to 1200|
|ACT||21 to 27|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Olivet Nazarene University's tuition was $32,950 for all students regardless of residency (23% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Olivet Nazarene University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 31% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,363 (which is 0.8% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Olivet Nazarene University in 2016-2017, was 555, which is 76% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,985 (which is 1.5% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Olivet Nazarene University has enrolled a total of 4,907 students (3,488 students full-time and 1,419 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 4,907 students, 284 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 34% men and 66% women and 3,358 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 1,549 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 1,486 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 9%
Two or more races: 1%
Non-resident alien: 1%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Olivet Nazarene University.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|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||38%||207||207|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||14%||78||36|
|Theology And Religious Vocations||3%||18||0|
|Philosophy And Religious Studies||3%||17|
|Mathematics And Statistics||2%||10|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics||2%||10|
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 Olivet Nazarene University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
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.
The typical median income of Olivet Nazarene University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $33,300. Last year, out of the total 1,213 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,140 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,168 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,040 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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