MidAmerica Nazarene University

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2016 Undergraduate Tuition

$27,650

5.74% growth from 2015

2016 Average Net Price

$18,414

After Financial Aid

2015 Student Loan

6.31%

Default Rate

2016 Acceptance Rate

51.8%

1,077 Applicants

2016 Enrolled Students

1,822

63.2% Full-Time

2016 Graduation Rate

55%

126 Graduates

About

MidAmerica Nazarene University is a higher education institution located in Johnson County, KS. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at MidAmerica Nazarene University were Registered Nursing (202 degrees awarded), Organizational Leadership (98 degrees), and General Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration (16 degrees).

In 2016, 676 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at MidAmerica Nazarene University. 68.9% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 31.1% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (473 degrees), 5.38 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (88 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at MidAmerica Nazarene University is $27,650, which is $7,490 more than the national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($20,160).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at MidAmerica Nazarene University is $27,650, which is $7,490 more than the national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($20,160).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $18,414.

In 2016, 74% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 67% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$27,650

2016 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2016, the cost of tuition at MidAmerica Nazarene University was $27,650. The cost of tuition at MidAmerica Nazarene University is $7,490 more than than the overall (public and private) national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($20,160).

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Average Net Price

$18,414

2016 Value

3.81%

1 Year Growth

In 2016 MidAmerica Nazarene University had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $18,414. Between 2015 and 2016, the average net price of MidAmerica Nazarene University grew by 3.81%.

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Other Student Expenses

$9,194

Room and Board

$1,200

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at MidAmerica Nazarene University was of $9,194 in 2016. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,200. The cost of room and board increased by 1.1% between 2015 and 2016. The cost of books and supplies decreased by 13.4% during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

74%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

67%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

74% of undergraduate students at MidAmerica Nazarene University received grants or loans in 2016. This represents a decline of 12.9% with respect to 2015, when 85% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

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6.31%

2015 Default Rate

46

Number of Defaults

In 2015 the default rate for borrower's at MidAmerica Nazarene University was 6.31%, which represents 46 out of the 729 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

MidAmerica Nazarene University received 1,077 undergraduate applications in 2016, which represents a 19.9% annual growth. Out of those 1,077 applicants, 558 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 51.8% acceptance rate.

There were 1,822 students enrolled at MidAmerica Nazarene University in 2016, and 14% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

MidAmerica Nazarene University has an overall enrollment yield of 31.7%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

51.8%

Acceptance Rate in 2016

558

Accepted Out of 1,077

In 2016, the undergraduate acceptance rate of MidAmerica Nazarene University was 51.8% (558 admissions from 1,077 applications). This is lower than the acceptance rate of 2015, which was 61.4%. Between 2015 and 2016, the number of applicants grew by 19.9%, while admissions grew by 1.27%.

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SAT Scores

14%

Submission Percentage

23

Scores Submitted

14% of enrolled first-time students at MidAmerica Nazarene University in 2016 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

MidAmerica Nazarene University has a total enrollment of 1,822 students. The full-time enrollment at MidAmerica Nazarene University is 1,152 students and the part-time enrollment is 670. This means that 63.2% of students enrolled at MidAmerica Nazarene University are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at MidAmerica Nazarene University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 66.5% White, 12.8% Black or African American, 1.7% Two or More Races, 1.59% Asian, 1.54% Hispanic or Latino, 1.1% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.768% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at MidAmerica Nazarene University in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Female (39%), followed by White Male (23.5%) and Black or African American Male (9.19%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority White Female (61.6%), followed by White Male (13.2%) and Black or African American Female (6.62%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

63.2%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at MidAmerica Nazarene University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 1,822 students. The full-time enrollment at MidAmerica Nazarene University is 1,152 and the part-time enrollment is 670. This means that 63.2% of students enrolled at MidAmerica Nazarene University are enrolled full-time compared with 68.7% at similar Masters Colleges and Universities.

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Retention Rate over Time

68%

2016 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at MidAmerica Nazarene University was 68%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Masters Colleges and Universities (75%), MidAmerica Nazarene University had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    1,212

  2. Black or African American

    234

  3. Two or More Races

    31

The enrolled student population at MidAmerica Nazarene University is 66.5% White, 12.8% Black or African American, 1.7% Two or More Races, 1.59% Asian, 1.54% Hispanic or Latino, 1.1% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.768% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Masters Colleges and Universities is 54.7% White, 14.3% Hispanic or Latino, and 13.3% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 254 students (13.9%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2016, 256 more women than men received degrees from MidAmerica Nazarene University. The majority of degree recipients at MidAmerica Nazarene University are white (473 degrees awarded). There were 5.38 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (88 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at MidAmerica Nazarene University is Registered Nursing (202 degrees awarded), followed by Organizational Leadership (98 degrees) and General Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration (16 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at MidAmerica Nazarene University, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Psychology (94 degrees awarded), Theology (14 degrees), and Philosophy and Religious Studies (6 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at MidAmerica Nazarene University are Elementary & middle school teachers (1,962,592 people), Secondary school teachers (318,048 people), Education administrators (289,065 people), Counselors (245,159 people), and Miscellaneous managers (191,864 people).

The most specialized majors at MidAmerica Nazarene University are Psychology (94 degrees awarded), Theology (14 degrees), Philosophy and Religious Studies (6 degrees), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (20 degrees), and Education (75 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at MidAmerica Nazarene University are Aircraft pilots & flight engineers, Physicians & surgeons, Dentists, Financial analysts, and Pharmacists

The most specialized majors at MidAmerica Nazarene University are Psychology (94 degrees awarded), Theology (14 degrees), Philosophy and Religious Studies (6 degrees), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (20 degrees), and Education (75 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at MidAmerica Nazarene University are Elementary & secondary schools (2,994,373 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (378,143 people), Hospitals (329,043 people), Outpatient care centers (177,371 people), and Individual & family services (177,030 people).

The most specialized majors at MidAmerica Nazarene University are Psychology (94 degrees awarded), Theology (14 degrees), Philosophy and Religious Studies (6 degrees), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (20 degrees), and Education (75 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by MidAmerica Nazarene University.

In 2016, the most common bachelors degree concentration at MidAmerica Nazarene University was Registered Nursing with 202 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 210

  2. 466

In 2016, 210 degrees were awarded to men at MidAmerica Nazarene University, which is 0.451 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (466).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2016, 48 degrees were awarded to men at MidAmerica Nazarene University in Organizational Leadership, which is 0.96 times less than the 50 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2016, 193 degrees were awarded to women at MidAmerica Nazarene University in Registered Nursing, which is 6.03 times more than the 32 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

33%

100% Completion Time

50%

150% Completion Time

In 2016, 33% of students graduating from MidAmerica Nazarene University completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 50% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 51% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

American Indian or Alaska Native Male

Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at MidAmerica Nazarene University is Male and American Indian or Alaska Native (100% graduation rate). Across all Masters Colleges and Universities, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (67.2%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 1.59% of graduates (2 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    473 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American

    88 degrees awarded

  3. Unknown

    59 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at MidAmerica Nazarene University is white (473 degrees awarded). There were 5.38 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (88 degrees).

8.73% of degree recipients (59 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Female

    341 degrees awarded

  2. White Male

    132 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American Female

    54 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at MidAmerica Nazarene University is white female (341 degrees awarded). There were 2.58 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (132 degrees).

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Operations

MidAmerica Nazarene University has an endowment valued at nearly $9.34M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $158k (1.69%), compared to the 2.07% average return ($597k on $28.9M) across all Masters Colleges and Universities.

In 2015, MidAmerica Nazarene University had a total expenditure of $33.4M. Of that $33.4M, they spent $16.1M on salaries and $33.4M on benefits.

MidAmerica Nazarene University employs 31 Professors, 30 Assistant professors, and 17 Associate professors. Most academics at MidAmerica Nazarene University are Male Professors (18), Male Assistant professors(15), and Female Assistant professors (15).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at MidAmerica Nazarene University are: Management, with 39 employees, Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services, with 36 employees, and Office and Administrative Support with 29 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$9.34M

2015 Endowment

4.54%

growth from 2014

MidAmerica Nazarene University has an endowment valued at about $9.34M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The endowment of MidAmerica Nazarene University grew 4.54% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $19.5M lower than than the median endowment of Masters Colleges and Universities according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Masters Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $853k - Federal

  2. $167k - State

  3. $38.8k - Local

As of 2015, MidAmerica Nazarene University received $853k in grants and contracts from the federal government, $167k from state grants and contracts, and $38.8k from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Primary Expenses

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$16.1M

Salary Expenditure

$33.4M

Benefits Expenditure

In 2015, MidAmerica Nazarene University had a total expenditure of $33.4M. Of that $33.4M, they spent $16.1M on salaries and $33.4M on benefits.

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Expenditure by Category

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Salary Expenditure

$16.1M

2015 Salaries

2.29%

growth from 2014

In 2015, MidAmerica Nazarene University paid a median of $16.1M in salaries, which represents 48.2% of their overall expenditure ($33.4M) and a 2.29% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 5.03% growth from 2013 and a 2.59% growth from 2012.

The median for similar Masters Colleges and Universities is 31.3M (42.2% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$4.97M

Instructional Salaries

77

Number of Employees

In 2015, MidAmerica Nazarene University paid a total of $4.97M to 77 employees working as instructors, which represents 30.9% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $9.7M (31%) for similar Masters Colleges and Universities.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Professor

Most Common Instructor

31 Employees

Management

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

39 Employees

In 2016, the most common positions for instructional staff at MidAmerica Nazarene University were Professor with 31 employees; Assistant professor with 30 employees; and Assistant professor with 17 employees.

In 2016, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at MidAmerica Nazarene University were Management with 39 employees; Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 36 employees; and Office and Administrative Support with 29 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Male Professor

  2. Male Assistant professor

  3. Female Assistant professor

In 2016, the most common demographic for instructional staff at MidAmerica Nazarene University was Male Professor with 18 employees, Male Assistant professor with 15 employees, and Female Assistant professor with 15 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at MidAmerica Nazarene University.

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