Point Loma Nazarene University

Women's D2 Coach: Jonathan Scott
5 / 10
3,135 Undergrads / 4,592 Students
10 / 10
$33,183 Net Price
3 / 10
74% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    PacWest Conference

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    City: Large

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
14 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
68% / 75%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
Church of the Nazarene
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Recruit Commits
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Events By Point Loma Nazarene University Coaches
Jul 11-12 '19
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Women's 13-18
Jul 12-14 '19
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Jul 21-22 '21
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Women's 13-18
Jul 22-24 '21
San Diego, CA
Women's 13-18
Jul 12 '22
San Diego, CA
Women's 13-18
Jul 13-15 '22
San Diego, CA
Women's 13-18
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Where Grads Live
  • United States
  • Greater San Diego Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Orange County California Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Greater Seattle Area
  • Phoenix Arizona Area
  • Bakersfield California Area
  • Sacramento California Area
  • Portland Oregon Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Hawaiian Islands
  • Fresno California Area
Where Grads Work
  • Point Loma Nazarene University
  • San Diego Unified School District
  • Sharp HealthCare
  • US Navy
  • Scripps Health
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego
  • UC San Diego Health
  • University of California San Diego
  • Church of the Nazarene
  • County of San Diego
  • Sweetwater Union High School District
  • Grossmont Union High School District
  • City of San Diego
  • University of San Diego
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Business Development
  • Operations
  • Healthcare Services
  • Community and Social Services
  • Sales
  • Administrative
  • Arts and Design
  • Media and Communication
  • Information Technology
  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Research
  • Support
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Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
510 - 620
560 - 660
1070 - 1280
23 - 31
23 - 28
24 - 29

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported.

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Applicants 3,277 1,009 2,268
% Admitted 74% 86% 68%
% Admits That Enroll 25% 24% 26%
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Majors / Programs

Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General (24%)
Business (20%)
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse (16%)
Work and Family Studies (10%)
Child Development (9%)
Psychology, General (6%)
Psychology (6%)
Social Sciences (6%)
Biological & Biomedical Sciences (6%)
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other (5%)
Office Management and Supervision (5%)
Education (4%)
Sociology (4%)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General (4%)
Elementary Education and Teaching (4%)
Business Administration and Management, General (3%)
Communication & Journalism (3%)
Athlete graduation rate
Net Price

Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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Sticker Price

Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

On Campus
Tuition & Fees$36,950
Books & Supplies$1,972
Cost of Living$10,650
Personal Expenses$3,718
Sticker Price$53,290

Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

Financial Aid

92% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

Receiving Aid %
Avg. Aid Amount
Type of Aid
Grant or Scholarship89%$17,848
Federal Grants19%$5,093
Pell Grants19%$4,785
Other Federal4%$1,444
State & Local Grants21%$8,249
Institutional Grants89%$14,824
Student Loans54%$7,531
Federal Loans53%$5,212
Other Loans6%$19,984

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All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

Total Amount
Per Student
Financial Assets $61.1 Million $13,313

Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $22,884.

Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

Total Principal
Monthly Payment
10 Year Repayment $18,667 $243

Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 2.8%

Avg. rate for colleges with volleyball is 5.1%.

Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 1,597 students.


Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $50,900

Earnings of former students working by percentile.

Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


How long until this college investment pays off: 5.82 years.

Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 68% of students graduate on time.

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Campus Safety
On Campus
In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
Criminal Offenses
Murder - -
Negligent Manslaughter - -
Rape - -
Fondling 1 1
Incest - -
Statutory Rape - -
Robbery - -
Aggravated Assault - -
Burglary 3 2
Motor Vehicle Theft 1 1
Arson - -

In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

Carnegie Classifications
Basic ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence
Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Education-dominant, with Arts & Sciences
Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, higher transfer-in
Size and SettingFour-year, medium, highly residential

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