Founded in 1907, Olivet Nazarene University is an accredited Christian, liberal arts university offering more than 100 areas of undergraduate and graduate study, resulting in associate’s, bachelor’s, master’s and doctorate degrees.
U.S. News and World Report consistently ranks Olivet as one of America’s “Best Colleges.”
Olivet is also recognized as a "College of Distinction."
Olivet has more than 35,000 alumni living in all 50 U.S. States and 60 world areas. Some of their success stories include:
Alumni have earned graduate degrees from schools like the Naval Aerospace Institute, Harvard, Boston University, Wharton Business School, and highly rated law schools — Stanford, Notre Dame, Ohio State.Pre-med students have been accepted at: Michigan State University, University of Illinois, Indiana University, University of Chicago, University of Michigan, University of Tennessee, Ohio State University, Wayne State University, and Loyola University.
Olivet Nazarene University is accredited as an institution by the Higher Learning Commission, one of six independent U.S.
regional accreditors that evaluates degree-granting, post-secondary educational
institutions in the 19 states comprising the North Central region.