National American University Online Review

National American University was established to help working adults achieve their dream career through earning a degree online. NAU has a broad spectrum of students. Students in the United States attend, as well as others all around the world. They also help the working adult by helping them find employment after graduation.


National American University offers Associates, Bachelors and Masters degrees completely online. While earning an Associates degree students have the following options as to what program they choose to go into: Accounting, Applied Information Technology, Applied Management, Business Administration, Criminal Justice, General Education Studies, Health and Beauty Management, Health Information Technology, Information Technology, Medical Administrative Assistant, Medical Assisting, Medical Staff Service Management, Nursing, ASN Mobility Program, Paralegal Studies, Pharmacy Technician, Therapeutic Massage, and Veterinary Technology. In regards to Bachelors degrees NAU offers: Accounting, Applied Information Technology, Applied Management, Athletic Training, Business Administration with various concentrations, Criminal Justice, Health Care Management, Information Technology with various concentrations, Generic BSN, Nursing RN to BSN, Organizational Leadership, and Paralegal Studies. NAU offers three Masters degrees. These include Master of Science in Nursing, Master of Business Administration, and Master of Management degree.


National American University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association.


The tuition for undergraduates, those seeking an Associates or Bachelors degree, the cost is $280 per credit hour. For graduates the cost is $347 per credit hour. Financial aid is available through the form of grants, scholarships, and low interest loans. Completing the FASFA is highly recommended to determine each students individual need. NAU also offers military and veteran assistance, as well as company reimbursed tuition plans.


The only complaints that were found were geared towards the faculty. A few students complained that their grades were recorded incorrectly, which led to mass amounts of paperwork and working with the staff, that they felt were no really interested in helping them. The rest of the comments on the school were highly satisfied with the price per credit, and the instruction that they received. Saying that the professors showed a real willingness to work with them in case of conflicting schedules.

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