Academic Highlights

Graduate Programs

Graduate Regional Centers

Degree Completion Programs

Some PLNU Academic Accomplishments


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Study Abroad with almost a third of all PLNU undergraduate students.

Our championship debate program has placed first in the nation and consistently finishes in the top 10.

Since 2004, over 90% of PLNU students who have applied for admission to medical, dental, optometry, pharmacy, and veterinary schools have been admitted. Over 95% of biology and chemistry majors applying to graduate school (M.S. and Ph.D.) are accepted.

Undergraduate Research is a part of undergraduate life at PLNU - Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, and more.

Students who are creative, driven, and have the desire make the world a better place thrive in the Fermanian Business & Economic Institute's Entrepreneur Programs.

Endowed Scholarships

Our generous donors help make PLNU affordable for students. There are many endowed scholarships for continuing students awarded each year by academic departments.

PLNU Accreditation

Over a three-year period (2004-2007) Point Loma Nazarene University participated in the process of applying for the reaffirmation of accreditation under the protocols established by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). Learn more about PLNU's accreditation.

Dean's List

PLNU students diligently pursue academic excellence.
To download PDFs of lists, click Dean's List.