Mid-America Nazarene University

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General Information

Admission Office

2030 East College Way

Olathe, KS 66062-1899

(913) 971-3380

(800) 800-8887

Fax: (913) 971-3481

Contact: Brigit Mattox

Director of Admissions
Main Address

2030 East College Way

Olathe, KS 66062-1899

(913) 971-3750


Total undergrads: 1,305

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 204

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,296

Graduate enrollment: 487


Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Online application fee: $25

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 73%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 73%

College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Arts – General B
Music – General B
Music – General Performance B
Music – Voice/Opera B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business – General A,B
Business Administration/Management B
Business Communications B
Human Resources Management B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B
Mass Communications/Media Studies B
Public Relations B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B
Computer/Information Sciences – General B
Information Sciences/Systems B


Biology Teacher Education B
Business Teacher Education B
Elementary Education B
English Teacher Education B
Foreign Language Teacher Education B
Health Teacher Education B
Junior High Education B
Mathematics Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Physical Education B
Secondary Education B
Social Studies Teacher Education B
Spanish Language Teacher Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Athletic Training/Sports Medicine B
Nursing (RN) B


History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A


Mathematics – General B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences B
Sport/Fitness Administration B

Philosophy & Religion

Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B


Psychology – General B

Security & Protective Services

Law Enforcement Administration B

Social Sciences

Social Sciences – General B
Sociology B
Urban Studies B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Missionary Studies B
Religious Education A,B
Religious/Sacred Music A,B
Youth Ministry B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

MidAmerica Nazarene University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (913) 782-3750
Website: www.mnu.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: https://apply.mnu.edu/apply/?sr=8afc0b10-e5a4-4db2-8a8f-fa4187df795e
Address: 2030 E College Way, Olathe, KS 66062-1899
Setting: Suburb: Large
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 1,909
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 51%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 13 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,068 (56% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $31,786
Out-of-state Tuition: $31,786
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 99%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $20,707

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

MidAmerica Nazarene University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at MidAmerica Nazarene University.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 263
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 322
Education 5106
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 722
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 12
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 2
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 3
Philosophy and Religious Studies 1
Physical Sciences 3
Psychology 221
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 1
Social Sciences 1
Theology and Religious Vocations 5
Visual and Performing Arts 3
Grand total 1754912

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at MidAmerica Nazarene University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $31,786
Out-of-state $31,786
Books and supplies $1,514

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $14,409
Out-of-state $14,409

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 165 99%
Grant or scholarship aid 162 98% $20,707
Student loan aid 124 75% $6,322

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 875 67% $18,233
Federal student loans 770 59% $7,725

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for MidAmerica Nazarene University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled MidAmerica Nazarene University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2020

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 1,197 707 490
Percent admitted 100% 52% 58%
Percent admitted who enrolled 16% 15% 17%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

MidAmerica Nazarene University Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 1,909
Undergraduate enrollment 1,252
Graduate enrollment 657

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

MidAmerica Nazarene University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
    • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools

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