The benchmark of an “Education with a Christian Purpose” is Olivet’s commitment to the liberal arts. A comprehensive curriculum of varied academic disciplines provides each student the skills and knowledge to succeed.

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Cultivating Knowledge and Wisdom

Since 1907, Olivet has provided second-to-none academic instruction for the purpose of personal development and career preparedness.

Through challenging instruction and personal interaction, students embark upon lives of service to God and humanity, living out the “Education With a Christian Purpose” mission.

“Students are nourished by time spent with people they grow to admire and respect.”

The transformation that happens at Olivet is life-changing. Initially it may appear subtle, but over the years it reveals itself as life-altering in the best possible way.

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A Place You Belong

With accredited programs, award-winning academics, and a faculty touting degrees from a wide spectrum of world-class educational institutions, Olivet stands committed to integrating faith and learning.


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Majors, minors, concentrations and areas of study can be overwhelming. Our innovative search feature allows you to choose general areas of interest, and see which ONU program you’d like to explore.

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Graduate Programs

Over 20 Degrees to Help Further Your Growth

Olivet Nazarene University offers on-ground, online or hybrid master’s degrees in Business, Education, Nursing, as well as Ministry and Theology, and certificate programs for those seeking advanced qualifications.

The flagship EdD in Ethical Leadership is also available both online and as hybrid, and an ideal way to earn a convenient and affordable doctoral degree.

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I’ve witnessed how Olivet empowers students to find their unique voice & discover their individual calling. This is an environment for students to explore & discover their purpose.

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We Believe. You Belong Here. Discover why Olivet is a place where faith meets calling. Take the first step today.

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