Mount Vernon Nazarene University is a private liberal arts university with a Christian foundation and mission. The school was established in Mount Vernon, Ohio, in 1968 by the Church of the Nazarene, but today it also welcomes more than 40 other Christian denominations within its student body. MVNU encourages students to participate in service and travel opportunities, and embodies the motto, “To seek to learn is to seek to serve.”
Curriculum integrates Christian faith and professional education into one. The school strives to graduate students who take action, make a difference, are passionate about serving others, and serve as a light in the darkness.
This four-year university offers a variety of both undergraduate and graduate programs. More than 30 associate, bachelor’s, and master’s degrees are available entirely online through MVNU’s School of Graduate & Professional Studies. Online degree programs are designed around the needs of working adults, allowing students to further their education while maintaining full-time employment and other day-to-day responsibilities.
Accreditation & Licensing
Mount Vernon Nazarene University is accredited by:
Higher Learning Commission (HLC)