Olivet Nazarene University School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Bourbonnais, IL

$37,070

Avg tuition

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About Olivet Nazarene University

School Type: Private

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: Christian, Church of the Nazarene  While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Olivet Nazarene University is a small private university located on a suburban campus in Bourbonnais, Illinois. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 4,317, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 58%. The university offers 69 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 64%, and a student-faculty ratio of 14:1. Tuition and fees for students are $37,070.

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Admissions Breakdown

This school has a high acceptance rate.

This school accepts students at a higher rate than other schools. High acceptance schools welcome 51-100% of all applicants.

Acceptance Rate Insight

58% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Test scores Required

High school rank Recommended

High school GPA Required

Completion of college prep program Recommended

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Required

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Required

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 960-1180

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 19-26

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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4k

Students Enrolled

58%

Online Student Enrollment

14:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

Online
On-campus
Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.

Demographics

White

71%

Black

9%

Hispanic

9%

Unknown

5%

Two or more races

3%

Asian

3%

Non-U.S. Citizen

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

65%

Socio-economic diversity

38% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

21

Total Online Enrollment

2,505

Student Location Breakout

58% 42%

Percent of Programs Online

79% On-campus

21% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates Not offered

Associate Not offered

Bachelor's 7% online

Graduate Certificate 88% online

Master's 43% online

Doctorate Not offered

Financial Breakdown

On average, students at this school receive more financial aid than students at other schools.

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Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

39%

State Grant Aid

28%

Institution Grant Aid

100%

Pell Grant

38%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $4,615
State Grant Aid $4,728
Institution Grant Aid $23,118
Pell Grant Aid $4,294

Financial Outlook

$39k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$25k

Average student debt after graduation

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.