Northwest Nazarene University

Northwest Nazarene University Ranking

country rank: 812
world rank: 2154

University Overview

Northwest Nazarene University ranking, established in 1913, is a non-profit private higher-education college based in the suburbs of Nampa, Idaho (population range of 50,000-249,999 residents). Northwest Nazarene University (NNU) ranking is a medium-sized (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 6,000-6,999 students) coeducational US higher education organization officially associated with the Christian-Evangelical faith. It is approved by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. Northwest Nazarene University (NNU) provides courses and programs in a variety of fields that contribute to officially accredited higher education degrees such as bachelor’s and master’s degrees. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 107-year-old American higher-education college has a preferential admissions process focused on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. This US higher education entity is rather selective, with enrollment rates ranging from 70 to 80 percent. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. NNU also offers a library, accommodation, athletic equipment, financial assistance and/or grants, study abroad and exchange schemes, online classes and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services to students.

Northwest Nazarene University Ranking

University Identity

Name Northwest Nazarene University
Acronym NNU
Founded 1913
Motto Great Minds, Great Hearts, Great Futures
Colours Red and black

University Location

Address 623 S University Boulevard Nampa 83686-5897 Idaho United States
Tel +1 (877) 668 4968
Fax +1

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) 10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro)
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) 10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office 623 Holly Street Nampa 83686-5897 (208) 467 8000 877 668 4968

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 6,000-6,999
Academic Staff 100-199
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation Church of the Nazarene - www.nazarene.org

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Northwest Nazarene University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 111,350 physical volumes, 2,988 physical media, 85,501 digital/electronic medium and 75 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Housing Yes Northwest Nazarene University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 815 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU) Nazarene Educators Worldwide (NEW) National Athletic Association (NAA) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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