2030 College WayOlathe, KS 66062 913-791-3380
http://www.mnu.edu admissions@mnu.edu
About MidAmerica Nazarene University
  • Year of Foundation 1966
  • Size of Campus 105 acre
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Nazarene
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,357
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 56%, 44%, 33%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 20,500
  • Room and Board $7,000
  • Nonfall Registration Not Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee 25
  • Enrollment No. 1,283
Founded in 1966, MidAmerica Nazarene University opened its doors to students in 1968 with an enrollment of 263 students. Since that initial semester of operation, enrollment has increased dramatically and now totals approximately 1,753. The University offers undergraduate academic majors in over 40 areas, including a bachelor's degree-completion program in Applied Organizational Leadership (formerly, MHR), a baccalaureate degree affiliation with European Nazarene College in Germany, and graduate-level programs in education, nursing, business administration and counseling.
Social Life And Activities
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Multicultural Student Association, Black Student Union
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Homecoming, Rootbeer Fest, Mock Rock, Battle of the Bands, Blood Drive, various concerts
  • Number of students in fraternities N/A
  • Number of honor societies Delta Mu Delta, Lambda Pi Eta, Sigma Tau Delta, Alpha Chi, Pi Lambda Theta/Gamma Chi, Psy Chi
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of frats N/A
  • Number of frat chapter houses N/A
  • Number of sororities N/A
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Covenant Groups, Ministry Groups, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Gospel Station
  • Other general policies class attendance mandatory, dress/hair code, honor code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest bus Kansas City, Missouri (19)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Kansas City, Missouri (38)
  • Distance to nearest train Kansas City, Missouri (21)
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 33%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 17%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 53%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 34%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 9
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 0%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms (44%), men's dorms (36%), apartment for single students (17%), special housing for disabled students (3%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 49%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing N/A
Campus Services
  • Number Of Books in Library 120,520
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 95
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, health service
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 12,949
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 176
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Counseling Services career, personal, psychological
  • Museums N/A
  • Number Of Subscriptions 1,250
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Number Of Microforms 348,000
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 700
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Library On Campus N/A
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 1,000
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 12
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library
  • Internet Access N/A
Student Employment and Career
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Olathe School District, Olathe Medical Center, Farmer's Insurance
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,086
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 34%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of Kansas)
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Student Employment Off campus job opportunities are good
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of Kansas)
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 71%
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities City