Welcome to National American University- Independence, one of four locations in the Kansas City area. The Independence location has been serving students in the western Missouri area since 1990, and has long been considered one of NAU’s flagship locations. Located in the metro area with access from Interstate 70 and Highway 291 just north of the Independence Center, NAU offers flexibility for your busy life with both ground and online college classes in Kansas City.
The NAU-Independence location offers undergraduate and graduate programs in business, information technology, healthcare and more (check out our programs list). We understand that many of our students have jobs and families and need a university that can support you to reach your educational goals. That’s why we work with you to find financial options, such as financial aid or company tuition assistance, as well as flexible degree options such as ground, blended or online classes in Kansas City.
Knob Noster, MO/Whiteman AFB
Students in the Knob Noster area can take classes on-ground at the NAU satellite facility located at 401 Angus Lane, Knob Noster, MO 65336. NAU offers a reduced tuition rate to anyone who carries an unexpired military ID. We accept military tuition assistance and have experts on staff to help you use your benefits appropriately. To enroll, call 660-563-2400.