59%

Acceptance Rate

$21,542

Avg.Financial Aid

007032

FAFSA Code

About MidAmerica Nazarene University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

1,875

Website

www.mnu.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

HLC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Church of the Nazarene

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

MidAmerica Nazarene University which is a private, Church of the Nazarene university, is located in Olathe, Kansas. MidAmerica Nazarene University is home to an ethnically diverse student body. At MNU around 62% are white, 13% belong to an unknown race or ethnicity, and 12% are Black or African American. Further, around 73% of the students are 24 and under. When it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 59% of the students are females and 41% are males. Shayna Baszler, Tammie Jo Shults, Carla Sunberg, and Steve Hickey are some of the well-known alumni of the school. Several other achievers owe their success to this university. The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and, hence encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. Students taking admission here will notice that the university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. A total of 222 programs are currently offered by the varsity to the students. It includes both the residential as well as online programs. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by Higher Learning Commission.

Location & Contact

Address

2030 E College Way

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 9137823750
Fax: 9139713481
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Rankings

To tackle the tough decision of choosing the right university, the ranking of a particular university helps the student in clearing their doubts regarding where they want to apply. The ranking of a university is a great way to gauge its performance on several factors like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, student experience, and academic success. Usually, the rankings by Forbes and US News are considered noteworthy by applicants and experts. MidAmerica Nazarene University doesn't feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings of these two publications.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

None

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

59%

SAT Range

910 - 1140

ACT Range

18 - 26

Application Fee

FALSE$

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Considered but not required

Accept Common App

None

The admission to MidAmerica Nazarene University is easy and the students can make the most out of it. The varsity has 1 admission thresholds. The students are required to submit a fee along with the admission form, in order to be considered for admission at MidAmerica Nazarene University. It is a non-refundable amount. As a general rule of thumb, in order to improve one’s chances of securing admission, a person must score high on a standardised test like SAT or ACT. But, at MidAmerica Nazarene University, the average SAT or ACT scores of students securing admission is not available. This points to the fact that scoring high on standardised tests is not an important criterion for this university. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at 2030 E College Way, Olathe, Kansas 66062-1899. They can also call them at (913) 782-3750.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$19,905

Average Annual Cost

$28,986

Books And Supplies

$1,514

Other Fees

$750

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$8,708

Budget For Other Expenses

$6,454

Total One Year Cost

$46,412

Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to MNU. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $49,948. This cost includes the average annual tuition cost ($31,786), books and supplies ($1,514), room and boarding ($9,012), and budget for other expenses ($7,417). For students seeking financial assistance, the university offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

9:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

67%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$22

Faculty Overview

51%

Male Professors

49%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

210 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

100 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

17 Graduates

Psychology, General

14 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

9 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

9 Graduates

Pastoral Counseling and Specialized...

8 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

7 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

7 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

6 Graduates

Bible/Biblical Studies

5 Graduates

Biology, General

4 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

4 Graduates

Human Resources Management and Serv...

4 Graduates

Intercultural/Multicultural and Div...

4 Graduates

Sociology

4 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

3 Graduates

Education, General

3 Graduates

Marketing

3 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

2 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

2 Graduates

Chemistry

2 Graduates

History

2 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

2 Graduates

Music

2 Graduates

Business/Corporate Communications

1 Graduates

Clinical, Counseling and Applied Ps...

1 Graduates

Computer Science

1 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

1 Graduates

Mathematics

1 Graduates

Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, G...

1 Graduates

Public Administration

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

1,306

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

37%

Full-time

75%

Part-time

25%

Students Gender

Male

40%

US National: 44%

Female

60%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

58% White

14% Unknown

12% Black

5% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

3% Non Resident alien

3% Asian

1% American Indian/Alaska native

1% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

47%

Out Of State

50%

In State

3%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$69,738 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 88% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

88%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

N/A

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around N/A.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Pioneers

School Colors

navy, white, and royal scarlet

Varsity Athletics Association

NAIA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Heart of America Athletic Conference

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

7

Sports Club

N/A

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

On-campus housing facilities are offered to the students who wish to remain nearby. At MNU, $9,012 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. There are around 41% male and 59% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$41,700/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$42,900/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$15,625

$25,160

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$162 - 261

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

98%

Average Aid Per Year

$21,542

Students Receiving Federal Grants

53%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,858

Students Receiving State Aid

32%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,734

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

97%

Average Aid Per Year

$18,253

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$24,335

$30K - $48K

$22,164

$48K - $75K

$25,870

$75K - $110K

$18,072

> $110K

$15,191

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$1,983,341

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$1,566,785

As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at MNU to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. At the university, the average federal grant comes to be around $4,594, whereas the financial aid is $18,613. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $2,690 as well as institutional aid worth $18,613. The need-based scholarships awarded to students admitted to MidAmerica Nazarene University amount to $1,983,341 per annum. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants awarded in a year total $1,566,785.

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