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Nazarene Bible College

10/31/2014http://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 of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (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

Associate of Arts in General Studies degree with concentrations in

Non-degree programs

Small class sizes

  • Committed, gifted faculty who bring years of ministerial experience to the classroom
  • 14 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

  • Federal grants, loans, scholarships given to approximately 90% of students

Housing

  • All off-campus

Employment

  • Varied opportunities with a range of compensation within Colorado Springs

Student Profile

  • Average age: 42
  • 75% Nazarene with 31 other denominations represented
  • Slightly less than 2 to 1 ratio of men to women
  • 80% married
  • Geographically from 49 states and several international locations

Active Student Body

Gender Under 20 20-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 Over 60 Total
Total 13 136 193 181 122 48 693
Online
Male 1 64 108 90 60 25 348
Female 0 27 53 72 43 20 215
Total 1 91 161 162 103 45 563
Campus
Male 5 29 25 9 7 1 76
Female 7 16 7 10 12 2 54
Total 12 45 32 19 19 3 130

Graduation Rates

Name 2010 2011 2012 2013
Annual percentage of degree-seeking students who graduated with a degree within six years of enrolling at NBC 20%27%24%20%
Annual percentage of students who enrolled as first-time full-time freshman who graduated with a degree within six years of enrolling at NBC 0%42%5%9%