Online. Affordable. Attainable.

Open the doors of opportunity with an affordable online certificate or degree program from NAU. We offer a generous transfer policy and tuition that decreases as you progress toward your eligible undergraduate degree.

Opportunity is knocking. Answer today.

Commencement 2023     |     80 Years of NAU

Classes Begin October 2nd

Why Choose National American University?

100% Online

NAU is a pioneer in eLearning, providing flexible and convenient online instruction for more than 20 years

Generous Transfer Policy 

Up to 75% of your degree can be earned through eligible transfer credits allowing you to finish your program more quickly and affordably.


Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (, an institutional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. Business programs accredited through the International Accreditation Council for Business Education.

Supportive Faculty and Student Services Advisors

Dedicated instructors and student services advisors will support you throughout your program and are committed to your success in school and career.

College Doesn’t Need to Be Expensive

NAU is committed to college affordability. That’s why we offer the convenience of online learning— so you can learn while you earn—and lower tuition rates. And there’s more:

  • Reduced tuition for active duty, Veterans, and their families
  • Generous transfer policy that maximizes allowable credits (prior education, life experience, on-the-job training, national testing, etc.)
  • Up to 75% undergraduate/70% master’s credits can be earned via transfer
  • Tiered tuition that lowers your cost-per-credit as you earn more credits toward your eligible undergraduate degree program
  • Financial aid and scholarship opportunities