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Nazarene Bible College

07/24/2017http://www.nbc.edu/about/facts.php

Facts

Facts
Founded 1964

Founded 1964

The College

  • Founded in 1964 by action of the General Assembly of the Church of the Nazarene
  • Private four-year, co-educational Bible college
  • Accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (2006) and the Commission on Accreditation of the Association of Biblical Higher Education (1976)

Academics

Bachelor of Arts in Ministry degree with majors in

Associate of Arts in Ministry degree with concentrations in

Non-degree programs

Small class sizes

  • Committed, gifted faculty who bring years of ministerial experience to the classroom
  • 10 to 1 student/faculty ratio

Innovative and Unique Programs

Admission Requirements

  • Completion of high school or GED
  • Transcripts of all previous college credits

Financial Aid

  • Approximately 90% of the student body receives some type of financial assistance: federal grants, loans, scholarships.

Housing

  • All off-campus

Employment

  • Colorado Springs offers a variety of job opportunities with a corresponding range of compensation.

Student Profile

  • Average age: 42
  • 75% Nazarene with 30+ other denominations represented
  • 1.7 to 1 male to female ratio
  • 76% married
  • Geographically from 48 states and several international locations

Active Student Body

Gender Under 20 20-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 Over 60 Total
Total 8 214 332 291 213 97 1155
Online
Male 4 124 203 157 102 54 644
Female 2 78 113 122 103 39 457
Total 6 202 316 279 205 93 1101
Campus
Male 1 7 7 7 2 4 28
Female 1 5 9 5 6 0 26
Total 2 12 16 12 8 4 54

Year-to-Year Retention Rates

Name 2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 2014-2015 2015-2016
New and Transfer Degree-Seeking Students who returned from previous year 64%76%69%62%67%
All Degree Seeking Students who returned from previous year 68%71%70%65%67%

Graduation Rates

Name 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Annual percentage of degree-seeking students who graduated with a degree within six years of enrolling at NBC 20%27%24%20%25%28%17%
Annual percentage of students who enrolled as first-time full-time freshman who graduated with a degree within six years of enrolling at NBC 12.5%42%0%22%17%40%0%

Placement Survey Results

  2015 2016
I enrolled at NBC with the intention of remaining in my present position/employment in my field of study upon graduation. 31.4% 24.4%
I enrolled at NBC with the intention of obtaining a new position/employment related to my field of study upon graduation. I have obtained a new position in my field of study. 37.1% 26.7%
I enrolled at NBC with the intention of obtaining a new position/employment related to my field of study upon graduation. I have not yet obtained a new position in my field of study. 22.9% 28.9%
I enrolled at NBC for personal development and not for career related reasons. 2.9% 8.9%
Other 5.7% 11.1%
Percentage of Graduates Responding to Survey 38.5% 45.9%

Financial Audits

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2016 Financial Audit

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2015 Financial Audit

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