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 4,500 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 1070 (25th percentile) to 1288 (75th percentile) for the SAT exam and in the range of 20 (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 (3.06 - 3.38) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. This school has an acceptance rate of about 62% with 38% of applicants choosing to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Trevecca Nazarene University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Trevecca Nazarene University was reported as 62.3% in Fall 2020 with over 1,660 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: 20 - 26
  • Average GPA: 3.06 - 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 2022 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2022-2023 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Trevecca Nazarene University has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 72.3%
  • 2017-2018: 70.4%
  • 2018-2019: 64.0%
  • 2019-2020: 62.3%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2022-2023: 61.0%

How Does Trevecca Nazarene University Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Trevecca Nazarene University is ten percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Fisk University93.4%
Lipscomb University63.1%
Cumberland University61.0%

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 2020)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Trevecca Nazarene University (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading540 - 640
Math530 - 648
Total Score1070 - 1288
ACT®Score Range
English20 - 28
Math18 - 25
Composite Score20 - 26
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