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#21 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

Olivet Nazarene University

Bourbonnais, Illinois

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Overview

Enrollment
3,462
Olivet Nazarene University overview
Location Bourbonnais, Illinois
Online olivet.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Small Suburban
Religious Affiliation Church of the Nazarene
Olivet Nazarene University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Bourbonnais, Illinois, Olivet 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. In the most recent statistical year 5,881 prospective students applied, and 3,561 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 661 enrolled in the school.  2,562 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 900 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2021/2022, excluding room and board, is $36,450 plus fees of $990. Olivet Nazarene University is ranked 540 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2023 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

6/10
Overall
6/10
Academics
4/10
Resources
6/10
Outcomes
8/10
Value

Olivet Nazarene University is rated within the top 49% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 6 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Moderate
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SAT 970/1200
ACT 19/26
Estimated GPA 3.38
Applications Accepted
60.6% 
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Applications Due May 1, 2023
Applicant Competition Low
Application Fee $25

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Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$36,450
Costs for Olivet Nazarene University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$850
Other Fees$990
Room and Board $9,490
Budget for Other Expenses$2,700
Total One Year Cost$50,480

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$42,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
56% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Olivet Nazarene University students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 23%
Business 22%
Education 12%
Social Sciences 5%
Theology and Religious Vvocations 4%

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