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Undergraduate Studies

Academic Departments

Academic Departments

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Applied & Liberal Studies

NNU students live and work in a community of scholars who are committed to the transformation of the whole person. As we try to understand the…

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Biology

From teasing out the details of disease mechanisms to understanding enzyme kinetics to determining the habitat needs of sensitive species, we…

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Business

NNU’s College of Business offers an academically challenging program for undergraduate, graduate, and adult online learners. Regardless of the…

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Chemistry

Our Chemistry department offers students the chance to study the world on the most microscopic level so that we might better understand God and…

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Communication Arts & Science

We explore the many philosophies, theories, and practices of communication and prepare students for work in a wide range of industries and…

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Counselor Education

The Counselor Education Department at NNU offers master’s degrees in Clinical Mental Health Counseling (CMHC); Marriage, Couple, and Family…

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Education

NNU’s College of Education offers nationally accredited Educator Preparation Programs for everyone. Our undergraduate, graduate and continuing…

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Engineering & Physics

NNU offers an interdisciplinary Bachelor of Science in Engineering degree with concentrations in Civil, Computer, Electrical, Mechanical…

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Graduate School of Theology

NNU’s Graduate School of Theology (GST) is designed to prepare ministry leaders for the twenty-first century as they serve the Church and…

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History & Political Science

NNU’s History and Political Science Department offers students the opportunity to receive a history degree or political science and…

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Kinesiology

Northwest Nazarene University offers a challenging curriculum through the kinesiology degree program that successfully prepares students for…

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Language & Literature

NNU’s Language and Literature department explores the broad field of English through three areas of study, teaching students a broader…

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Math & Computer Science

Wondering why you should choose to study mathematics or computer science at NNU? A job placement rate of 100% and strong relationships with…

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Military Science

NNU’s Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) program will provide world-class leadership training to transform Scholar – Athlete – Leaders…

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Music

Whether you’re planning to major in music or just want to keep performing during your college career, the NNU Music Department provides…

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Nursing

Nursing faculty aspire to professional excellence in teaching, practice, scholarship, and service to Northwest Nazarene University and the…

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Psychology

NNU’s Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology prepares students to explore the complex world of the brain and human behavior…

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Social Work & Criminal Justice

As a student pursuing a degree from the Department of Social Work and Criminal Justice at Northwest Nazarene University, you will be prepared to…

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Theology & Christian Ministries

NNU’s College of Theology & Christian Ministries offers a diverse set of programs that includes undergraduate degrees, a fully online Master of…

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Visual Arts

No matter where we look, we encounter objects that were crafted through the vision of artists and designers. NNU’s Art degree with emphases in…

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