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Overall Score: 65.92

Point Loma Nazarene University

Costs

Est. full price 2022-2023
$54,700
% of students who get any grants
85%
Est. price for students who receive aid
$36,600
Average price for low-income students
$24,600

Admissions

Acceptance rate
84%
Median SAT/ACT score
1230/23
SAT/ACT required?
No
Undergraduate enrollment
3,200

Financial Aid

% of students with need who get grants
99%
% of need met
63%
% of students who get merit grants
24%
Average merit grant
$12,450

Student Success

Graduation rate
78%
Average time to a degree
4.1 years
Median student debt
$23,000
Early career earnings
$59,860
% earning more than a high school grad
74%

Notes: Students who get merit grants are full-time undergraduates who had no financial need and were awarded grants. Graduation rate measures degree completion within six years for both transfer students and first-time students. Early career earnings are the median earnings for both graduates and non-completers, 10 years after they first enrolled.

Sources: U.S. Department of Education, Peterson’s, Money/Witlytic calculations.

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