Olivet Nazarene University
#2014 Overall Influence#759 Desirability Rank

Olivet Nazarene University

University in Bourbonnais, Illinois

From Wikipedia

Olivet Nazarene University is a private Nazarene university in Bourbonnais, Illinois. Named for its founding location, Olivet, Illinois, ONU was originally established as a grammar school in east-central Illinois in 1907. In the late 1930s, it moved to the campus in Bourbonnais. The university is affiliated with the Church of the Nazarene and is the annual site of the church's Regional Celebrate Life youth gathering for the Central USA Region. It is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

4,053

Acceptance

65%

Graduation Rate

57%

Median SAT Score

1110

Median ACT Score

23

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$35,080

Fees (in-state)

$990

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$16,713
30K-48K$14,908
48K-75K$17,095
75K-110K$22,288
110K+$24,637

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$44,000

Employed

89%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

5K

Under-Grads

3K

Graduates

1K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

One University Avenue, Bourbonnais IL 60914-2271

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

19 per 100k

Violent Crime

1 per 100k

What is Olivet Nazarene University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#813 World Rank #360 USA Rank
Biology
#764 World Rank #381 USA Rank
Religious Studies
#828 World Rank #474 USA Rank
Social Work
#2081 World Rank #588 USA Rank
Economics
#1184 World Rank #644 USA Rank
Psychology
#1744 World Rank #654 USA Rank
Philosophy
#1539 World Rank #696 USA Rank
Education
#2509 World Rank #825 USA Rank
Mathematics
#1635 World Rank #963 USA Rank
Nursing
#4073 World Rank #1130 USA Rank
Engineering
#2929 World Rank #1210 USA Rank
Medical
#1710 World Rank #1219 USA Rank
Criminal Justice
#4232 World Rank #1281 USA Rank
Chemistry
#3032 World Rank #1659 USA Rank
History
#5903 World Rank #2110 USA Rank
Earth Sciences
#5804 World Rank #2551 USA Rank
Business

Other areas of influence

#1647 World Rank #661 USA Rank
Anthropology

Influential People

Who are Olivet Nazarene University's Most influential alumni?

Olivet Nazarene University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Religious Studies, Biology, and Social Work. Olivet Nazarene University’s most academically influential people include R. Wayne Gardner, Richard G. Colling, and John C. Bowling.

R. Wayne Gardner

American academic administrator and minister

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Richard G. Colling

American biologist

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John C. Bowling

American academic administrator

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Hugh C. Benner

Nazarene General Superintendent

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Teresa K. Woodruff

American reproductive scientist

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Adam Kotsko
Adam Kotsko

American academic

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J. Kenneth Grider

American theologian

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Les Parrott

American minister

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David W. Graves

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Paul Cunningham

Nazarene General Superintendent

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Joel G. Pounds

Researcher

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James Diehl

Nazarene General Superintendent

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