NNU News

Announcing new MSN Family Nurse Practitioner program

April 14, 2016

Northwest Nazarene University Department of Nursing is pleased to announce a new Master of Science in Nursing Family Nurse Practitioner (MSN FNP) program accepting candidates for a first cohort beginning in August. Applications will be considered for acceptance now through August 1 for the initial fall 2016 start.

Q&A with first graduate of the NNU Honors College

April 12, 2016

“I cannot overstate how much the Honors College has benefited me,” says senior Jessica Guarino. For students who want an academic challenge, the 4-year honors track provides transformative academic value.

AMA chapter earns award at international conference

April 6, 2016

The School of Business is pleased to announce that NNU’s AMA (American Marketing Association) Collegiate Chapter was a recipient of the exemplary collegiate chapter performance award for outstanding chapter planning at the International AMA Collegiate Conference in New Orleans.

Engineering students find value in hands-on learning

March 23, 2016

“I chose to be a part of the VEX Robotics team so that I could get hands-on experience with some of the basic engineering concepts," says engineering student Cole Logemann. "Being able to say that I was a part of this team will show a potential employer that I am a team player and that I have some foundational experiences that can be built upon.”

NASA selects NNU for CubeSat space missions

March 3, 2016

On February 18, 2016 NASA announced its selections for the seventh round of its CubeSat Launch Initiative that “provides opportunities for small satellite payloads to fly on rockets planned for upcoming launches.” NNU’s project will be the first satellite or spacecraft ever built in space and the first satellite from an Idaho university.

NNU announces Dean's List for 2015 fall semester

February 8, 2016

Six-hundred and sixty-seven students have been named to the Dean’s List for the 2015 fall semester. To be eligible for the academic honor, a student must earn a 3.5 grade-point average while taking at least twelve graded credit hours of classes at the undergraduate level or six graded credit hours at the graduate level.

3 tips for making college affordable

February 5, 2016

At NNU, not only do we offer every federal opportunity available to your student in addition to internal scholarships, but there are other things you and your son or daughter can be doing now to help make college more affordable. Here are three things you can do to make college more affordable.

How we give financial aid at NNU

February 5, 2016

Financial aid reduces how much of the college cost you are responsible for paying, but navigating through the world of scholarships, grants and loans can be difficult. The first step to defraying the price of college is being well informed about the process. Let us help!

5 highlights of 2015

January 1, 2016

The year 2015 has come and gone. But before we launch into 2016, we want to take a minute to reflect on some of the best moments of the year past. NNU saw its ups and downs in 2015, but has been overwhelmingly blessed along the way. Here are five moments that stood out above the rest.

Mass communication major pursues dream

December 2, 2015

For mass communication major Vlad Imakaev, the pursuit of a dream led him to the United States from his home country of Ukraine. Vlad believes that by attending Northwest Nazarene University and studying with the NNU Film School he can one day accomplish his goal of converting his novels into films.