ic S/general/checkmark circled Thanks for subscribing! Be on the lookout for our next newsletter.
ic S/general/checkmark circled
Saved to My Favorites. View My Favorites
Colleges / MidAmerica Nazarene University

MidAmerica Nazarene University

Olathe, KS 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate65%
Acceptance Rate65%

Midamerica Nazarene University Admissions

Consult with MidAmerica Nazarene University's admissions department for any important information, including application fees.

Midamerica Nazarene University Admissions Stats at a Glance

The following is an overiew of some of Midamerica Nazarene University's admissions stats.

Midamerica Nazarene University 2022 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.3
Admissions Test Policy Test Optional
Applicants Who Submit SATs 9%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 77%
Waitlist No

MidAmerica Nazarene University Application Deadlines

Check with MidAmerica Nazarene University directly for more info on application deadlines.

Considering Applying Early to Midamerica Nazarene University?

MidAmerica Nazarene University may or may not offer early admission, however the school has not provided any application information. Check with Midamerica Nazarene University directly for more information about early applications.

➡️ See a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

More on MidAmerica Nazarene University Admissions

Transferring to MidAmerica Nazarene University

It is not difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.

For Students Waitlisted to Midamerica Nazarene University

Midamerica Nazarene University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Midamerica Nazarene University?

Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are given the most weight in the admissions process. When assembling 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 put the most emphasis on the admissions factors where you shine.

Admissions Factors at Midamerica Nazarene University

Wondering what factors are considered by Midamerica Nazarene University 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
Academic GPA Very Important
Standardized Test Scores Important
Class Rank Considered
Application Essay Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered

Make sure to check with Midamerica Nazarene University for more information on admission factors.

Midamerica Nazarene University Application Requirements

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

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Transcript(S) of College Record
Standardized Test Scores
Statement of Good Standing From Prior Institution(S)
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale) 2.0
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Midamerica Nazarene University?

Students admitted to Midamerica Nazarene University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.3.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that highlights 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

Midamerica Nazarene University considers standardized tests scores during the admissions process.

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

In 2022, 9% of Midamerica Nazarene University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 77% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What is a Good SAT Score for Midamerica Nazarene University?

To be competitive with other Midamerica Nazarene University applicants, you should aim to score between 810 and 990 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Midamerica Nazarene University 25% of admitted students scored higher than 990 and 25% of scored lower than 810, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Midamerica Nazarene University students scored 510 or higher and 75% of students scored 395 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Midamerica Nazarene University students scored 480 or higher, and 75% scored a 395 or higher.

What is a Good ACT Score for Midamerica Nazarene University?

To be most competitive at Midamerica Nazarene University, you should strive to earn between 17 and 23 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 23 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Midamerica Nazarene University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 23, and three out of four students scored lower than 23 on the ACT.

A 17 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Midamerica Nazarene University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 17.

Want To Bring Up Your ACT Score? Access ACT practice tests and study tips and see upcoming ACT test dates.

More Information on Transferring to MidAmerica Nazarene University

For transfer students, it is not difficult to get admitted to Midamerica Nazarene University. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Midamerica Nazarene University during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

• Summer Term

Midamerica Nazarene University Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Midamerica Nazarene University?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Midamerica Nazarene University.

Does Midamerica Nazarene University accept transfer credits?

✅ Midamerica Nazarene University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Midamerica Nazarene University accepts:

• Life Long Learning Credit

Does Midamerica Nazarene University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

✅ Midamerica Nazarene University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Midamerica Nazarene University?

❌ No, Midamerica Nazarene University is test optional, so it's up to you if you want to submit test scores or not. If your scores are higher than the school's average, you may want to send them. If you scored lower than a school's average, you may want not want to include them in your application.

What is Midamerica Nazarene University's acceptance rate?

✅ Midamerica Nazarene University's acceptance rate is 65%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Midamerica Nazarene University?

🟨 Midamerica Nazarene University may or may not offer early decision. The school has not provided any information on early decision including ED acceptance rates.

Want To Learn More About Midamerica Nazarene University?

Click below to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics, majors and more.


Student Life


Tuition & Aid

See what others say about Midamerica Nazarene University in the College Confidential forums

Explore other colleges in Kansas or use the college admissions predictor to calculate your chances of getting into some of the top colleges and universities in the U.S.

Midamerica Nazarene University Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Less Selective


How hard is it to get into Midamerica Nazarene University? Midamerica Nazarene University is a less selective institution. The Midamerica Nazarene University acceptance rate is 65%. This means that the institution accepts 64 out of every 100 applicants.


Midamerica Nazarene University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Midamerica Nazarene University is Continuous processing.

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

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

Midamerica Nazarene University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

810 - 990


Math SAT Range

425 - 510


Reading SAT Range

395 - 480

Midamerica Nazarene University GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Midamerica Nazarene University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.28. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.

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

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment


Campus Setting


Acceptance Rate


Tuition and Fees

In State




Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
Do You Work at a University?

Claim your page to customize your profile and connect with students!

Claim Free Account
Scholarship Tips

Want to find money for school that doesn’t need to be paid back? Access insights and advice on how to search and apply for scholarships!

Find Scholarships
Need Advice or Have a Question About Midamerica Nazarene University?

Connect with the world's largest college forum for candid, authentic discussion.

Join the Conversation