Olivet Nazarene University

Bourbonnais, Illinois

Olivet Nazarene University Overview

Student population

AddressOne University Avenue
Bourbonnais, IL
School Websitewww.olivet.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Small

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate
Application DeadlineAugust 1, 2020

Olivet Nazarene University is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Bourbonnais, Illinois that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 4,053 students applied to Olivet Nazarene University. Of those students, 2,637 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Olivet Nazarene University was $35,080, in addition to fees of $990. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Olivet Nazarene University.

Olivet Nazarene University has a 61% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Olivet Nazarene University Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

SAT-
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GPARequired
Applicants admitted

%

The Olivet Nazarene University acceptance rate is 65%. To put this into perspective, 2,637 of the 4,053 students who applied to Olivet Nazarene University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Olivet Nazarene University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Olivet Nazarene University had an SAT score between the range of 1,000 and 1,220. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Olivet Nazarene University was between 20 and 26 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Olivet Nazarene University as part of their application.

Olivet Nazarene University Cost

In-State resident tuition

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Out of State Tuition

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Olivet Nazarene University, the tuition for in-state residents is $35,080. Combined with fees of $990, room and board costs of $7,900, other expenses of $2,700 and the $1,000 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $36,070 in tuition.

Students at Olivet Nazarene University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Olivet Nazarene University was $4,738 last year, with 38% of students being awarded federal aid.

Olivet Nazarene University Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio16:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Olivet Nazarene University.

Olivet Nazarene University has a good gender split, with 59% of undergraduates being female and 41% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Illinois residents; in fact, 59% of all students reside in Illinois. However, 40% of students come from out-of-state and 1% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Olivet Nazarene University is 16:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Olivet Nazarene University Popular Majors and Programs

EDUCATION
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
THEOLOGY AND RELIGIOUS VOCATIONS
ENGINEERING
PSYCHOLOGY
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, FITNESS, AND KINESIOLOGY

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