Rapid City, SD

School Details

Opening in 1941, National American University began by offering business courses to a class of 13 students. Since that time, the university has continually grown and expanded its program offerings. A pioneer in the development of online education, the school now offers innovative online certificate, diploma, associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degree programs

National American University offers a flexible, personalized online learning experience, with programs designed around the needs of working adults, active military, and other nontraditional students. Each student has the support of their own “success team”, featuring an enrollment advisor, financial services representative, and student advisor, to ensure their education plan fits their specific goals. NAU strives to offer a wide range of programs relevant to today’s job market, including the fields of business, education, healthcare management, information technology, strategic security, and legal studies.

Online programs are offered through the following divisions:

  • College of Undergraduate Studies
  • Henley-Putnam School of Strategic Security
  • Harold D. Buckingham Graduate School
  • College of Legal Studies

Accreditation & Licensing

National American University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

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