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Nazarene Bible College

07/03/2015http://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

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

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

Student Profile

  • Average age: 41
  • 78% Nazarene with 30+ other denominations represented
  • 1.67 to 1 male to female ratio
  • 75% 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 14 199 333 300 211 95 1152
Online
Male 2 112 201 164 105 50 634
Female 2 48 103 114 86 41 394
Total 4 160 304 278 191 91 1028
Campus
Male 2 26 24 10 10 2 74
Female 8 13 5 12 10 2 50
Total 10 39 29 22 20 4 124

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%