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About Midamerica Nazarene University

MidAmerica Nazarene University is a private, religious school that was founded in 1966. It is slightly difficult to get into Midamerica Nazarene University. The institution enrolls around 2,239 students a year, including 877 undergrads.

Midamerica Nazarene University does not offer early action and does not offer early decision.

Midamerica Nazarene University Acceptance Rate

Last year, 734 students applied to Midamerica Nazarene University and 734 were admitted.

Midamerica Nazarene University Application Deadlines

Early Admissions at Midamerica Nazarene University

MidAmerica Nazarene University does not offer early decision. Midamerica Nazarene University does not offer early action.

2021 Admissions Facts
Academic Calendar Semester
Average GPA 3.3
Mean ACT score 22
Tuition $16,545

Visit the Admissions tab above to for more on how to apply to Midamerica Nazarene University.

Financial Aid at Midamerica Nazarene University

Midamerica Nazarene University meets 62.4% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. The average financial aid package for a full-time, first-year student is around $23,209 a year.

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some aid is awarded ona first-come, first-serve basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can.. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do..

Does Midamerica Nazarene University Have Dorms?

Midamerica Nazarene University offers housing for up to 695 students.

The majority of Midamerica Nazarene University students live on campus.

White Light Event, Homecoming Hoe Down, and and Root Beer Fest are the best-attended events on campus.

Click the Student Life tab above to learn more about the student body and campus life at Midamerica Nazarene University.

How Do I Get Into MidAmerica Nazarene University?

Midamerica Nazarene University is considered slightly difficult to get into, but how hard a school is to get into depends on a lot, including your GPA, test scores, activities, recommendations and essays. The average high school GPA for a student at Midamerica Nazarene University is 3.3 out of 4.0. The mean ACT scores is 22.

Is Midamerica Nazarene University Test Optional?

Midamerica Nazarene University is a test optional school. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

Out of all applicants, 11% submitted the SAT. 78% submitted the ACT.

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Midamerica Nazarene University Waitlist

Midamerica Nazarene University reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in 2021.

Is Midamerica Nazarene University a Good School?

There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Admissions difficulty and admitted student statistics can give you a sense of how selective a school is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are. However, there are a few good ways to get a better sense how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its student body.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Midamerica Nazarene University

About 60% of students who start at Midamerica Nazarene University return the next year. Out of the 182 students who started at Midamerica Nazarene University as first-time freshman, 75 graduate within four years.

Around 48% of students who started at Midamerica Nazarene University earn their Bachelor's degrees within six years. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outcomes and Debt for Midamerica Nazarene University Grads

Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school. Graduates in the class of 2021 had an average of $29,945 in student loans per borrower. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

Based on this information, how does Midamerica Nazarene University sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Midamerica Nazarene University a good school for you?

What is Midamerica Nazarene University's Endowment?

As of 2021, the total market value of the school endowment was $13,612,468. The school spends $6,780 for each full-time student enrolled.

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Where is Midamerica Nazarene University?

Midamerica Nazarene University is located in the suburban setting of Olathe, Kansas, less than an hour from Kansas City.

If you want to see Midamerica Nazarene University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 35 to Olathe, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Kansas City International.

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College Info

2030 East College Way Olathe, KS 66062-1899

Campus Setting: Suburban

Midamerica Nazarene University Application Deadline

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The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Midamerica Nazarene University is Continuous processing.

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Midamerica Nazarene University ACT Scores


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16 - 24

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Midamerica Nazarene University is 22. Students with an ACT score of 24 and above have a good chance of getting into Midamerica Nazarene University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 16 and 24 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 16 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Midamerica Nazarene University SAT Scores


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Math SAT Range

410 - 560


Reading SAT Range

430 - 590

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Midamerica Nazarene University Tuition & Fees

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Wondering what life at Midamerica Nazarene University is like? There are approximately 2,239 students enrolled at Midamerica Nazarene University, including 877 undergraduate students and 1,362 graduate students. 85% percent of students attend school full-time, 61% percent are from KS and 39% percent of students are from other states.


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