Northwest Nazarene University


Student Population
Best Colleges National Rank
 Location Nampa, Idaho
 Online nnu.edu 
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Church of the Nazarene
Size Small
Profit Status Non-profit
On campus housing Yes
Degrees Offered Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Nampa, Idaho, Northwest Nazarene University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Church of the Nazarene faith. Northwest Nazarene University has an open admission policy which permits enrollment by any high school graduate or GED holding student.  1,721 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 486 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2016/2017, excluding room and board, is $28,150 plus fees of $500. NNU is ranked 320 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2018 U.S. Colleges Ranking.



Admission Requirements
Open Admission

Cost to Attend

Costs for Northwest Nazarene University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$500
Room and Board $6,800
Budget for Other Expenses$2,510
Total One Year Cost$39,160


Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
52% within 6 years
Graduation Rates for Northwest Nazarene University
Years Percent Earning Bachelor's Degree
in 4 years 35% earned a bachelor degree
in 5 years 50% earned a bachelor degree
in 6 years 52% earned a bachelor degree

A college's graduation rate is a strong indication of its effectiveness and your potential to find success at a school. These statistics measure the percentage of first-time, full-time students who earned a bachelor degree within four, five or six years from Northwest Nazarene University. For comparison, approximately 58% of starting students nationally earn a bachelor's degree within six years. Northwest Nazarene University is less effective than average in terms of graduating students.