Thank you for choosing NAU! Our Rapid City campus is conveniently located on the road to Mount Rushmore.
Here, you will find faculty and staff dedicated to assisting you to achieve your educational goals. We provide relevant diploma and degree programs, engaging learning environments, and personal advising from day one. We accept eligible credits earned from other institutions and grant credit for qualified military training and other real-world experience.
Rapid City Programs
At our Rapid City, South Dakota campus, we offer a wide range of programs designed to prepare you for your chosen career.
- The College of Business, Accounting and Technology offers several programs through the Rapid City campus, including online and blended programs, that provide you with the knowledge and skills necessary to succeed in today’s fast-paced business environment. Explore your opportunities in accounting, applications development, aviation management, business administration, business logistics, business management, business retail management, computer security, computer security and forensics, computer support, construction management, energy management, entrepreneurship, financial management, game software development, health and beauty management, human resources, information systems, information technology, management information systems, management training, marketing, network and server administration, network management / Microsoft, organizational leadership, retail management, small business management, supply chain management, tourism and hospitality, and web development.
- The College of Health and Sciences offers several healthcare and nursing programs through the Rapid City campus, including online and blended programs, that provide you with the education you need to pursue a career in direct or indirect patient care. Program options include emergency medical services (EMS), healthcare coding, health care management, health information technology (HIT), medical administrative assistant, medical services, nursing, nursing clinical core, and nursing foundational core.
- The College of Legal Studies offers several programs through the Rapid City campus, including online and blended programs, in criminal justice, paralegal, and professional legal studies. Whether you’re looking to enter the legal field or advance your career, you will learn from faculty who are experienced in their fields.
About Rapid City
Rapid City, known as the “City of Presidents” and “Star of the West,” is located in western South Dakota at the foot of the beautiful Black Hills. Minutes from Mount Rushmore, the city offers many cultural, recreational, and historical attractions. More information about Rapid City and the surrounding area is available at the following sites: