MidAmerica Nazarene University Rankings

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Rank Ranking
#5680 of 14,131 In the World
#1561 of 2,597 In North America
#1479 of 2,496 In the United States
#19 of 32 In Kansas State

Quick Review

Religion
Church of the Nazarene
Acceptance rate
64%
Avg. cost to attend
$29,406 /y
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
1,222
Graduates
414
Male:Female Ratio
37:63
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Post-master's certificate
Website
www.mnu.edu

MidAmerica Nazarene University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 64% 63% 65%
Applicants 1,043 698 345
Admissions 665 440 225
Freshmen enrolled full time 209 132 77

369 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

233 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
SAT/ACT Considered but not required
Secondary school GPA Considered but not required
Secondary school rank Considered but not required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 1021 (63%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 279 (17%)
Black or African American 199 (12%)
Two or more races 54 (3%)
Nonresident Alien 34 (2%)
Asian 22 (1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 9 (0.6%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 6 (0.4%)
Hispanic 4 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$29,406/year
Average aid awarded
$19,528
Students receiving aid
99%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $28,997
$30-48K $26,550
$48-75K $29,730
$75-110K $29,021
$110K+ $32,706

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $32,122$11,175
Tuition in-state $32,122$11,175
Tuition out-of-state $32,122$11,175
Fee in-district $750$790
Fee in-state $750$790
Fee out-of-state $750$790

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 695
Combined charge for room and board $9,282

MidAmerica Nazarene University Majors

Major Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse 195 26
Business Administration and Management, General 33 52
Organizational Leadership 52
Counseling Psychology 50
Educational Leadership and Administration, General 30
Elementary Education and Teaching 27 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies 16
Exercise Science and Kinesiology 14
Psychology, General 13
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management 10
Youth Ministry 7
Graphic Design 6
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 5
Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration, General 5
Marketing & Marketing Management, General 5
Sociology, General 5
Bible & Biblical Studies 4
Religion & Religious Studies 4
Accounting 3
Computer and Information Sciences, General 3
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration 3
Music, General 3
Athletic Training & Trainer 2
English & Language Arts Teacher Education 2
General Studies 2
Mathematics, General 2
Chemistry, General 1
Computer Science 1
Education, General 1
Industrial and Organizational Psychology 1
Intercultural & Multicultural and Diversity Studies 1
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, General 1
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 1
Physics, General 1
Science Teacher Education & General Science Teacher Education 1
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 1
Grand Total 16 415 159
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 48% 32% 61%
  • Full-time retention rate - 60%

Publications & Citations

Publications
34
Citations
230

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
11 / 26
Medicine
11 / 86
Physics
8 / 98
Astrophysics and Astronomy
6 / 91
Health Science
6 / 33
Nursing
5 / 60
Business
4 / 2
Psychology
3 / 18
Computer Science
3 / 18
Sociology
3 / 12
Project Management
2 / 2
Demography
2 / 10
Communications and Public Relations
2 / 5
Art & Design
2 / 8
Multimedia
2 / 8
Math Teachers
2 / 8
Biology
2 / 17
Mathematics
2 / 8
Political Science
2 / 2
Environmental Science
2 / 11
Education Majors
2 / 4
Geology
2 / 11
Philosophy
2 / 0
Bioinformatics and Computational biology
1 / 10
Nuclear Physics
1 / 0
Development Studies
1 / 3
Ecology
1 / 4
Theoretical Physics
1 / 0
Management
1 / 0
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
1 / 0
Anatomy and Physiology
1 / 24
Classics and Ancient History
1 / 1
Game Design and Development
1 / 2
Healthcare Management (MHA)
1 / 2
Human Resource Management
1 / 0
Social Psychology
1 / 14
Astrobiology
1 / 7
Economics
1 / 3
Genetics
1 / 10
History
1 / 1

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
2002 2 1
2003 0 2
2004 0 4
2005 0 0
2006 0 1
2007 1 0
2008 2 5
2009 0 2
2010 1 5
2011 0 2
2012 1 6
2013 2 5
2014 0 11
2015 3 21
2016 3 23
2017 7 40
2018 5 29
2019 7 35
2020 6 63
2021 2 63

Notable alumni

  1. Shayna Baszler

    Shayna Baszler
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1980-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    professional wrestlerThai boxermixed martial arts fighter
    Biography

    Shayna Andrea Baszler is an American professional wrestler and former mixed martial artist. She is currently signed to WWE, where she performs on the SmackDown brand. Baszler is a former two-time and longest combined-reigning NXT Women's Champion and a two-time WWE Women's Tag Team Champion with Nia Jax.

  2. Michael A. Milton

    Michael A. Milton
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1958-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    Christian ministersinger-songwriter
    Biography

    Michael Anthony Milton is an American Presbyterian minister, theologian, educator, pastor, broadcaster, author, musician and retired U.S. Army Chaplain (Colonel). Initially a pastoral intern under D. James Kennedy, Milton became President and Senior Fellow of the D. James Kennedy Institute of Reformed Leadership. Milton succeeded Kennedy as the Teaching Pastor on the nationally televised sermon broadcast Truths That Transform (2013–2015). He has dual credentials in the Presbyterian Church in America and the Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church, and is also credentialed through the Presbyterian and Reformed Commission on Chaplains. Milton was elected to the James Ragsdale Chair of Missions and Evangelism at Erskine Theological Seminary in June 2015. He was named Provost of the Seminary in 2019.

  3. Alfred Oko Vanderpuije

    Alfred Oko Vanderpuije
    Years
    1955-.. (age 67)
    Enrolled in MidAmerica Nazarene University
    In 1990 graduated with Master of Education
    Occupations
    educatorcivil servantpolitician
    Biography

    Alfred Oko Vanderpuije is a Ghanaian educationist and politician who currently serves as a member of parliament. He is currently the member of parliament for Ablekuma South Constituency in the Greater Accra Region of Ghana.

General info

Alternative names MidAmerica Nazarene College
MNU
Founded 1966
Motto To learn, to search, to be
Colors scarlet, royal blue, white
Academic Calendar Semesters
Total FTE staff 321
Carnegie Classification Master's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Address 2030 E College Way
Olathe, Kansas, 66062-1899
United States
City population 141,000
Phone 9137823750
Fax +1 (913) 791 3290

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