Northwest Nazarene University

Northwest Nazarene University is a private school located in Nampa, ID

Average Annual Tuition at Northwest Nazarene University

The latest data we have for Northwest Nazarene University's annual average net costs are from 2018. These costs and and the average Idaho schools include tuition, fees, living expenses, books, and fees minus the average grants and scholarships for federal financial aid recipients.

In-state Tuition Out-of-state Tuition Median Debt Avgerate Net Cost
Northwest Nazarene University $29,800 $29,800 $24,188 $17,082
ID Average $18,463 $18,463 $20,423 $17,648

As you can see, annual costs at Northwest Nazarene University have risen over the last few years, and are projected to continue to skyrocket based on our analysis.

Actual Costs      Projected Costs

Colleges and universities across the United States experienced cost (tuition + living) increases of 2.5% in 2019. This most recent inflation figure was down slightly from the 2.9 percent in 2018 and 3.4 percent in 2017, but still underscores the rising costs of sending your children to higher education.

These rising costs are hitting closer to home in Idaho as well. Idaho's' higher education costs rose by 40.8% in just the last 10 years, ranking as the 21st highest state.

Northwest Nazarene University Financial Assistance

52% of students enrolled at Northwest Nazarene University receive some form of Federal loan assistance. You can view Northwest Nazarene University's student aid calculator here.

Use a 529 Plan to Offset Rising Education Costs

One of the most sound investments you can make to help pay for your child's higher education is by using a 529 plan. These funds grow in a tax-free environment, and generally have a 3-5% rate of return. The only catch is that all funds need to be used for higher education, and if not... there are monetary penalties imposed when withdrawn for other uses.

Ascensus College Savings manages the Idaho College Savings Program (IDeal), a direct-sold 529 plan that features Vanguard funds in its age-based and static investment options.

State Plan Name:Idaho College Savings Program
Minimum Contribution:$25
Maximum Contribution:up to $500,000 across accounts for a single beneficiary
Fees:0.50% ($5.00 per $1,000 invested) asset-management fee or 0.34% if you opt for the savings portfolio; There’s also a $20 annual account maintenance fee for non-Idaho residents.

Idaho School Statistics


We've analyzed all other higher education schools in ID, and wrapped it up nicely into a report for you. View our ID analysis report.

There are 8 other accredited private schools located in the state of Idaho. You can view all ID schools here.