Mount Vernon Nazarene University: Ranking & Review

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Mount Vernon Nazarene University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate77%75%78%
Applicants1,191444747
Admissions914332582
Enrolled undergraduates334124210
Enrolled total (including graduate students)2,2228051,417

842 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

439 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores19
Percent of students submitting SAT scores6%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
530
Math
515

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores311
Percent of students submitting ACT scores94%
ACT Composite
22
ACT English
21
ACT Math
21

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $25. It’s free to apply for graduates.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Mount Vernon Nazarene University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$41,144$41,144
Off-campus$38,140$38,140
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $7,854 and other expenses per full academic year.

Mount Vernon Nazarene University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,116 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$18,696$18,696
Fees for full-time undergraduates$250$250
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$586$586
Tuition for Full-time graduates$8,964$8,964
Fees for full-time graduates$60$60
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$498$498

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services712185213
Health Professions and Related Programs462470
Public Administration and Social Service Professions6363
Education352863
Theology and Religious Vocations2222
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2020
Philosophy and Religious Studies11516
Visual and Performing Arts21214
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1111
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1010
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1010
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service99
Psychology66
Mathematics and Statistics66
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences55
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities44
History44
Physical Sciences44
Social Sciences33
English Language and Literature & Letters22
Engineering
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Grand Total13400142555

A total of 413 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Mount Vernon Nazarene University.

At the master's level 142 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate63%63%64%
  • Full-time retention rate - 79%
  • Part-time retention rate - 0%

General info

Alternative namesMVNU
Founded1968
MottoTo Seek to Learn is to Seek to Serve
Religious affiliationChurch of the Nazarene
Colorsgreen, blue
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff437
Instructional FTE195
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Official Websitemvnu.edu
Address800 Martinsburg Rd
Mount Vernon, Ohio, 43050-9500
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Distant
City population17,000
Phone7403926868
Fax+1 (740) 397 2769

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