Mount Vernon Nazarene University provide a rigorous academic program that encourages scholarship, critical reflection, and problem-solving; promote a distinctively Christian lifestyle within the Wesleyan evangelical tradition; and offer a supportive environment that inspires students to achieve their highest potential spiritually, intellectually, socially, and physically, as they prepare not only for a career but also for meaningful service to God and humankind wherever their vocational choices under the leadership of God take them.
Mount Vernon Nazarene University
|County||Knox County, OH|
|Title IV Eligible||Participat|
|Carnegie Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges--General|
|Institution Level||Four or more years|
|Institution Control||Private not-for-profit|
|Instructional Staff Total
(research/public service staff included)
|150 staff||115 staff|
|Total Enrollment||2,267 students||1,633 students|
|# Full-Time Students||1,825 students||1,434 students|
|# Part-Time Students||442 students||137 students|
|# Undergraduate Students||1,756 students||1,507 students|
|# Graduate Students||511 students||129 students|
|% American Indian/Alaskan||-||1%|
|% Two or more races||-||2%|
|Finances and Admission|
|In-State Tuition Fees
|Out-State Tuition Fees
|SAT Reading (25-75%)||440-590||450-570|
|SAT Math (25-75%)||470-590||460-573|
|ACT English (25-75%)||20-27||19-25|
|ACT Math (25-75%)||19-26||18-25|
|ACT Composite (25-75%)||20-27||20-25|
- Founded in 1968, Mount Vernon Nazarene University, in Mount Vernon, Ohio is a co-educational liberal arts university with a solid evangelical Christian foundation and mission. Although the majority of the student body at MVNU is Nazarene, over 40 other Christian denominations are represented on the campus.
- At Mount Vernon Nazarene University, we have not only remained committed to our founding precepts, but we also continue to apply them to everyday living. Consequently, the values outlined in the following pages are not merely statements on paper; they literally drive all aspects of university life.
- Mount Vernon Nazarene University is setting a higher standard of knowledge. You will find excellence in more than 60 academic programs spanning an impressive range of disciplines.
- Mount Vernon Nazarene University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.