Eastern Nazarene College

23 E Elm Ave, Quincy, United States
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Overview of Eastern Nazarene College

About this school

Eastern Nazarene, founded in 1918, is a church-affiliated, liberal arts college. Its 20-acre campus is located in Quincy, a suburb of Boston.
  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:694
    • Men:300 Men (43.2%)
    • Women:394 Women (56.8%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Eastern Nazarene College is moderately difficult: more than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is recommended

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
4
-
Mathematics
2
4
Science
2
4
Foreign Language
2
4
Social Studies
1
2
History
1
2
Academic Electives
-
5

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
September 1
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not Reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
SAT: Not used ACT: Not used

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
23 East Elm Avenue
City, State, Zip
Quincy, MA 02170
Phone
(617) 745-3711
Fax
(617) 745-3907
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
-
Application Fee Waiver
Not reported
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer Of Admission
Not reported
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
Recommended for all freshmen
Letters Of Recommendation
1 required for all freshmen
Other
-
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
68% of 1,157 applicants were admitted
Women
68% of 728 applicants were admitted
Men
67% of 429 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
203 (26%) of 784 admitted students enrolled
Women
105 (21%) of 497 admitted students enrolled
Men
98 (34%) of 287 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
Not reported
375 And Above
19%
3.50 - 3.74
16%
3.25 - 3.49
15%
3.00 - 3.24
15%
2.50 - 2.99
19%
2.00 - 2.49
12%

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
Not reported
• Score 30 - 36
Not reported
• Score 24 - 29
Not reported
• Score 18 - 23
Not reported
• Score 12 - 17
Not reported
• Score 6 - 11
Not reported
• Score 5 Or Below
Not reported

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $25,598 (66.35%)
  • Room & Board: - $9,624 (24.94%)
  • Other Expenses: - $1,200 (3.11%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $2,160 (5.6%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expenses
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Eastern Nazarene College accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline March 1
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning January 15
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 002145
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
162 (95.3%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
146 (90.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
142 (97.3%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
42 (29.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
81%
Average Award
$31,739
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 142 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $22,442
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 118 (83.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,225
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 10 (7.0%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
17 (10.0%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $9,100

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
761 (86.8%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
395 (51.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
389 (98.5%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
128 (32.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
80%
Average Award
$29,431
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 384 (98.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $17,673
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 301 (77.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,894
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 33 (8.5%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
67 (7.6%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $13,644

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
77%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$25,251
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities
Hobbies/Interests, Leadership, Religious Involvement
Special Characteristics
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, International Students, Religious Affiliation, Veterans

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,500

Academics & Instruction

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Students not required to own/lease a computer

Foreign Language


Not required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


Not reported

Part-Time Faculty


Not reported

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


Not reported

Regular Class Size


  • Not reported

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • Not reported

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Not accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
724,237
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
140
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


Eastern Nazarene College provides visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


67.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


Not reported

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


Not reported

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


Not reported

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (106)


  • Accounting
  • Accounting and Business/Management
  • Accounting and Finance
  • Accounting and Related Services, Other
  • Advertising
  • Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
  • Biological and Physical Sciences
  • Biology Teacher Education
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business Teacher Education
  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Chemistry Teacher Education
  • Chemistry, General
  • Chemistry, Other
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Creative Writing
  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
  • Criminal Justice/Police Science
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Developmental and Child Psychology
  • Divinity/Ministry
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Education, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
  • Engineering, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English Language and Literature/Letters, Other
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Studies
  • Forensic Science and Technology
  • General Studies
  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
  • Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other
  • History Teacher Education
  • History, General
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Journalism
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Keyboard Instruments
  • Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Marketing, Other
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mass Communication/Media Studies
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mathematics, Other
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Movement Therapy and Movement Education
  • Music History, Literature, and Theory
  • Music Management
  • Music Pedagogy
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music Theory and Composition
  • Music, General
  • Music, Other
  • Pastoral Studies/Counseling
  • Percussion Instruments
  • Pharmacy
  • Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Physical Therapy/Therapist
  • Physics Teacher Education
  • Physics, General
  • Pre-Dentistry Studies
  • Pre-Engineering
  • Pre-Law Studies
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Pre-Nursing Studies
  • Pre-Pharmacy Studies
  • Pre-Theology/Pre-Ministerial Studies
  • Pre-Veterinary Studies
  • Psychology, General
  • Psychology, Other
  • Radio and Television
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Religious Education
  • Religious/Sacred Music
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Social Psychology
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Special Education and Teaching, Other
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
  • Stringed Instruments
  • Systems Engineering
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
  • Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
  • Theology and Religious Vocations, Other
  • Theology/Theological Studies
  • Voice and Opera
  • Woodwind Instruments
  • Youth Ministry

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


No online degree programs

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Education, Business/marketing, Psychology

Online Degrees


Engineering, nursing, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Not reported

Master's Programs of Study (12)


  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Elementary Education
  • English as a Second Language
  • Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Middle School Education
  • Reading Education
  • Secondary Education
  • Special Education

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


93,494

Nearest Metropolitan Area


Boston

Campus Size


17 acres

Weather


Temperature
21.6 average low in January, 76.3 average high in September
Rain
127 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Bus Station
9 mile(s) from campus in Boston
Nearest Train Station
9 mile(s) from campus in Boston

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Men only housing, women only housing, disabled student housing

Students of College Housing


50% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Students required to live on campus through senior year

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


50%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Not offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
-
School Colors
-

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
basketball, soccer, ultimate Frisbee

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Eastern Nazarene College offers choral groups, drama theatre, student newspaper, gospel choir, a cappella choir, germantown tutoring, alana, spirit team

Sororities


Fraternities


ROTC


Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


571

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
694
Women
394
Men
300

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 2.5% Asian
  • 21.9% Black/African-American
  • 13.3% Hispanic/Latino
  • 4.6% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.4% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 55.8% White
  • 1.2% Unknown

International Students


3.9% from 15 countries

Average Age


25

Number of Graduate Students


154

Student Resources

Study resources