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Graduate Degrees, Advanced Certificates, Specializations & Online Programs

Choosing to seek an advanced degree is a decision that not only helps you advance your career, but also makes you a more well-rounded professional. Our accelerated bachelor’s and master’s degree programs offer a convenience and affordability. Business, Education, Ministry, and Nursing all offer programs that are specially designed for the busy professional.

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Over 20 Degrees to Help Further Your Growth. On Purpose.

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.

“If you have a vision in mind or want to know the next step, I highly encourage you to reach out to Olivet and allow them to partner with you to make that vision a reality.”

The Leadership Doctorate

Deciding to earn the Olivet EdD is a decision to transform your life through academic pursuits, vocational development and spiritual maturation. The faculty and staff at Olivet are committed to your personal and career development as you strive to earn your doctorate.

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Need to Finish Your Undergraduate Degree?

Olivet offers a variety of online degree completion programs.

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At a Glance

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Olivet is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), and is consistently ranked by U.S. News and World Report as one of America’s “Best Colleges,” while being recognized as a “College of Distinction.”


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Degrees to Help Further Your Growth

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The Veritas ONLINE UNDERGRAD Program

A Unique, First-Year Option

The Veritas Program: Christianity, Culture, and Character, with 20 students per cohort, is a fully-online first year experience program, leading to completion of a bachelor’s degree on the campus of Olivet Nazarene University near the world-class city of Chicago, Illinois.

Each semester will be comprised of 15 fully online credit hours, with a focus on academic inquiry, social connection, spiritual growth, and civic action. Successful completion of these courses will result in 15 credits of interdisciplinary General Education coursework.

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Success Beyond Degree

Earning your advanced degree is a journey that begins with a single step. We believe higher education has a higher purpose. Start your journey at Olivet Nazarene University.

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