Trevecca Nazarene University

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Trevecca Nazarene University can be found in Nashville, TN, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around 2,600 students enrolled each year at Trevecca Nazarene University.

A SAT or ACT exam may be required before applying to this school. Scores within the range of 930 (25th percentile) to 1160 (75th percentile) for the SAT exam and in the range of 19 (25th percentile) to 26 (75th percentile) for the ACT exam is usually submitted among applicants accepted to this school. We were able to estimate the Trevecca Nazarene University average GPA (2.98 - 3.38) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. This school has an acceptance rate of about 77% with 36% of applicants choosing to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Trevecca Nazarene University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2012


The overall acceptance rate for Trevecca Nazarene University was reported as 77.2% in Fall 2012 with over 930 applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • ACT Scores: 19 - 26
  • Average GPA: 2.98 - 3.38

How Hard Is It to Get into Trevecca Nazarene University?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Trevecca Nazarene University, ACT/SAT test scores and high school average GPA ranges of accepted students of previous years can help estimate the selectivity of a school.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2020 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2020-2021 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Trevecca Nazarene University has been on an upward trend when compared to previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2008-2009: 68.5%
  • 2009-2010: 69.3%
  • 2010-2011: 74.0%
  • 2011-2012: 76.7%
  • 2012-2013: 77.2%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2020-2021: 75.0%

How Does Trevecca Nazarene University Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Trevecca Nazarene University is thirty-nine percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Fisk University39.7%
Lipscomb University52.7%
Cumberland University47.3%
Sewanee-The University of the South60.3%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Recommended
  • College Prep Classes are Recommended
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Recommended
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2012)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Trevecca Nazarene University (Fall 2012)

ACT®Score Range
English19 - 27
Math17 - 25
Composite Score19 - 26
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