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Northwest Nazarene University, a private, Christian university located in Idaho’s Boise Valley, is committed to a holistic education that develops students intellectually, socially, physically, and spiritually.
Founded in 1913, NNU offers courses at its 88-acre residential campus as well as online and at extension campuses in Idaho Falls and in 35 countries around the world. With more than 80 undergraduate programs, 18 master’s degrees in six different disciplines, five Education Specialists degrees and two doctoral degrees, NNU prepares students for servant leadership in diverse professions and disciplines. NNU is nationally recognized by both U.S. News & World Report and The Princeton Review. NNU is an NCAA Division II school and its Nighthawks boasts 13 men’s and women’s athletic teams.
NNU currently serves more than 2,000 undergraduate and graduate students from 41 states and 27 countries. NNU also has more than 6,000 continuing education students from a variety of professions, and more than 10,000 high school students who participate in the University’s concurrent credit program. NNU is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU), a regional accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).