1,647
Students
Non-competitive
Admission Difficulty
32
32%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Southern Nazarene University is a Comprehensive institution located in Bethany, OK, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 6729 Northwest 39th Expressway
Bethany, OK  73008
United States
Contact Dr. Linda Cantwell
Director of Recruitment
Email: admiss@snu.edu
Phone: 405-491-6324
Fax: 405-491-6320

Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Marketing/marketing Management Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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System, Networking, And LAN/WAN Management Checkmark
Education Associate Bachelors
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English/language Arts Teacher Education Checkmark
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Physical Education Teaching And Coaching Checkmark
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
Language Interpretation And Translation Checkmark
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Health/medical Preparatory Programs Related Checkmark
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Kinesiology And Exercise Science Checkmark
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies Related Checkmark
Sport And Fitness Administration/management Checkmark
Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
American Government And Politics Checkmark
International Relations And Affairs Checkmark
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Theology And Religious Vocations Associate Bachelors
Missionary Studies And Missiology Checkmark
Religious Education Checkmark
Religious/sacred Music Checkmark
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Theology And Religious Vocations Related Checkmark
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Transportation And Materials Moving Associate Bachelors
Aeronautics/aviation/aerospace Science And Technology Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

979
Applied
322
Accepted
1,647
Enrolled
33%

Applying

35
Application Fee
3.3
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2
Interview
2 recommendations

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen August 15th Not reported
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer August 15th Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 22 17 24

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

21,990
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Fees

690
Full-time student fees
7,970
Room & board
4,150
Room only

Financial Aid

96% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid

Student Body

1,647
Total undergrad students
4%
International Students
25%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.19%
Black or African American 13.42%
White or Caucasian 66.42%
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.98%
Asian 2.55%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.55%
Other 1.52%

Gender

Male (46.93%)
Female (53.07%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 63%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
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Marching band Checkmark
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Campus events:
Lip Sync Contest, Homecoming and Pow-Wow Weekend

Student Services

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Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Business Gaming Team, Campus Social Life Committee, intramural sports societies, Choral Society and Inter-Club

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Checkmark Checkmark
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Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Equestrian Sports No Checkmark No
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Racquetball Checkmark No No
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Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
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Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
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Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Equestrian Sports No Checkmark No
Football Checkmark No No
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Racquetball Checkmark No No
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Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
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Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
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Weight Lifting Checkmark No No

Faculty

12:1
Student-Faculty Ratio