Trevecca Nazarene University

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333 Murfreesboro Road

Nashville, TN 37210

Phone: (615) 248-1200
2013-2014 Tuition
tuition and fees
male /
Aug. 1
application deadline

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Trevecca Nazarene University is a private institution that was founded in 1901. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,467, its setting is urban, and the campus size is 65 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Trevecca Nazarene University's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is National Universities, Tier 2. Its tuition and fees are $22,330 (2013-14).

School mission and unique qualities (as provided by the school):

As a Christian community providing education for leadership and service, Trevecca Nazarene University is guided by Christian convictions as they take root in Christian character holistically: body, soul and spirit. Its extracurricular activities, campus life, and academic programs provide students with opportunities for academic, social, emotional, physical, and spiritual growth that prepare students for lives of leadership and service. The University offers baccalaureate and graduate degrees (master's and the doctorate in education), a degree-completion program for adult learners, and internships that help students expand their classroom learning with real-world work experiences.

General Information

School type private, coed college
Year founded 1901
Religious affiliation Nazarene
Academic calendar semester
Setting urban
2012 Endowment $20,113,659


When applying to Trevecca Nazarene University, it's important to note the application deadline is August 1. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due August 31. The application fee at Trevecca Nazarene University is $25. It is selective, with an acceptance rate of 99.1 percent.

For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.

Selectivity selective
Fall 2012 acceptance rate 99.1%
Application deadline August 1
SAT/ACT scores must be received by August 31

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Academic Life

The student-faculty ratio at Trevecca Nazarene University is 15:1, and the school has 75.1 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Trevecca Nazarene University include: Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Education; Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services; and Visual and Performing Arts. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 72.8 percent.

Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 15:1
4-year graduation rate 40%
Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 48%
Education 8%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services 6%
Visual and Performing Arts 6%

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Student Life

Trevecca Nazarene University has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,467, with a gender distribution of 45.2 percent male students and 54.8 percent female students. At this school, 48 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 52 percent of students live off campus. Trevecca Nazarene University is part of the NAIA athletic conference.

Total enrollment 2,472
Student gender distribution
Student gender distribution
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity N/A
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority N/A
Collegiate athletic association NAIA

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Campus Info & Services

Trevecca Nazarene University offers a number of student services including health service. Trevecca Nazarene University also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, and lighted pathways/sidewalks. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Trevecca Nazarene University.

Students who have cars on campus N/A
Health insurance offered No

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Tuition and fees $22,330 (2013-14)
Room and board $7,788 (2013-14)
Financial aid statistics N/A

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* Overview details based on 2012 data

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