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Eastern Nazarene College

Quincy, MA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate68%

Eastern Nazarene College Admissions

Eastern Nazarene College is moderately difficult to get into. The college admitted 68% of all applicants in 2015. Out of 1,157 applications received in 2023, 784 students were offered admission.

Consult with Eastern Nazarene College's admissions department to confirm any application fees and information.

Eastern Nazarene College Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here's an overiew of some of Eastern Nazarene College's admissions stats.

Eastern Nazarene College 2023 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Applicants Who Submit SATs 88%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 30%
Waitlist Yes

Eastern Nazarene College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Eastern Nazarene College.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No
Early Decision II
Early Action No

Want to Apply Early to Eastern Nazarene College?

Eastern Nazarene College does not offer early decision or early action.

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Transferring to Eastern Nazarene College

It is moderately difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.

For Students Waitlisted to Eastern Nazarene College

Eastern Nazarene College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What Does Eastern Nazarene College Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are given the most weight in the admissions process. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that prioritize the areas where you stand out.

Admissions Factors at Eastern Nazarene College

What does Eastern Nazarene College consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Admissions Factor Level
Standardized Test Scores Very Important
Academic GPA Very Important
Character/Personal Qualities Important
Extracurricular Activities Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Important
Application Essay Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Talent/Ability Considered
Volunteer Work Considered

Make sure to check with Eastern Nazarene College for more information on admission factors.

Eastern Nazarene College 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to Eastern Nazarene College, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in with Eastern Nazarene College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Letter(s) of Recommendation 1
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Eastern Nazarene College?

Eastern Nazarene College has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.

An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.

Standardized Test Scores

Eastern Nazarene College does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

In 2015, 88% of Eastern Nazarene College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 30% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

More Information on Transferring to Eastern Nazarene College

For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Eastern Nazarene College. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Eastern Nazarene College during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

Eastern Nazarene College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Eastern Nazarene College?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Eastern Nazarene College.

Does Eastern Nazarene College accept transfer credits?

✅ Eastern Nazarene College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Eastern Nazarene College accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

Does Eastern Nazarene College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

❌ Eastern Nazarene College does not accept International Baccalaureate credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Eastern Nazarene College?

✅ Eastern Nazarene College is not test optional.

What is Eastern Nazarene College's acceptance rate?

✅ Eastern Nazarene College's acceptance rate is 68%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Eastern Nazarene College?

❌ Eastern Nazarene College does not offer early decision.

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Eastern Nazarene College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective


How hard is it to get into Eastern Nazarene College? Eastern Nazarene College is a somewhat selective institution. The Eastern Nazarene College acceptance rate is 68%. This means that the institution accepts 67 out of every 100 applicants.


Eastern Nazarene College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Eastern Nazarene College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Eastern Nazarene College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Eastern Nazarene College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

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Reading SAT Range

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Eastern Nazarene College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

Not available

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

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