#20 Best Private Colleges in Ohio

Mount Vernon Nazarene University

Mount Vernon, Ohio

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Student Population
Mount Vernon Nazarene University overview
Location Mount Vernon, Ohio
Online mvnu.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Rural Fringe
Religious Affiliation Church of the Nazarene
Mount Vernon Nazarene University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Mount Vernon, Ohio, Mount Vernon 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 1,341 prospective students applied, and 972 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 345 enrolled in the school.  1,759 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 381 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $31,360 plus fees of $250. MVNU is ranked 497 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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MVNU 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


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Admission Standards
Mount Vernon Nazarene University overview
SAT 980/1250
ACT 19/26
GPA 3.59
Applications Accepted
Mount Vernon Nazarene University overview
Applications Due May 1, 2023
Applicant Competition Low
Application Fee $25

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Mount Vernon Nazarene University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,500
Other Fees$250
Room and Board $8,890
Budget for Other Expenses$3,900
Total One Year Cost$45,900

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$46,100 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
57% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Mount Vernon Nazarene University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 44%
Education 10%
Human Services 6%
Health Professions 6%
Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 4%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=204194 IPEDS survey data for Mount Vernon Nazarene University.

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