Enhance your skills with continuing education
Our Continuing Education courses will help you to advance in your current career, increase your current skill set to move into a new career, or simply gain knowledge as a lifelong learner.
Opportunity to follow the pursuit of your passions
Your career ambitions are uniquely your own. With our flexible study plans, relevant degree programs and personal advising, so are your options.
Scholarship opportunities available for students
We understand affordability is an important factor in considering your education goals. That’s why we offer scholarship opportunities in many forms.
- Marjorie (Burr) Zurcher grew up in the small town of Custer, South Dakota. After her graduation from Custer High School in 1948, she was considering next steps when Clarence Jacobson, the founder of National School of Business (NSB) visited her home. “He saw my potential,” recalls a grateful Marjorie. “He gave me a…
- WICHITA, KANSAS – Tiffany Walter of Wichita, Kansas and a nursing student at National American University’s Wichita West location, has been awarded the fourth Kaitlyn English Memorial Scholarship from the National American University Foundation (NAUF). Tiffany Walter (pictured to the left) “Becoming a nurse is something I have always been interested in pursuing,”…
- “I was out of one and into another,” recalled Joy (Bagley) Swanson. In 1948, Joy had just graduated from high school in Bowman, North Dakota and over the weekend following graduation, she moved with her friend, Betty (Erickson) Brosten, to Rapid City to attend college at National School of Business. Clarence Jacobson, the…
Why Choose NAU?National American University is a regionally accredited, multi-campus institution of higher learning offering associate, bachelor’s, and master’s degree programs in technical and professional fields. In 1941, NAU opened its first campus in Rapid City, South Dakota, and has since grown to multiple locations throughout the central United States, near major cities like Minneapolis, Denver, Dallas, Austin, and Kansas City. Today, NAU offers traditional degree programs, online college degrees, and hybrid formats, which provide students the increased flexibility to take courses at times and places convenient to their busy lifestyles.
NAU Campus Locations
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