National American University - Rapid City Rankings

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In the World#8644 of 14178
In North America#2010 of 2629
In the United States#1915 of 2528
In South Dakota#12 of 15
In Rapid City#2 of 2

Quick Review

Avg. cost to attend
$16,918 /y
Aid receiving
Male:Female Ratio
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree

National American University - Rapid City Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

5 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,543 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

National American University - Rapid City has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White780 (51%)
Black or African American444 (29%)
Hispanic141 (9%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown111 (7%)
Asian29 (2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native19 (1%)
Two or more races7 (0.5%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander5 (0.3%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
Average aid awarded
Students receiving aid

Average costs by household income


Tuition and fees

Tuition in-district$15,000$15,000
Tuition in-state$15,000$15,000
Tuition out-of-state$15,000$15,000
Fee in-district$75
Fee in-state$75
Fee out-of-state$75

National American University - Rapid City Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Business Administration and Management, General88122
Health & Health Care Administration & Management66
Terrorism and Counterterrorism Operations1526
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies1228
Homeland Security131016
Computer Support Specialist28
Strategic Intelligence817
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse22
Accounting Technology & Technician and Bookkeeping21
Information Technology19
Health Information & Medical Records Technology & Technician15
Medical Administrative & Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary13
Medical Staff Services Technology & Technician9
Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration, General9
Veterinary & Animal Health Technology & Technician and Veterinary Assistant8
Legal Assistant & Paralegal44
Legal Professions and Studies, Other61
Salon & Beauty Salon Management & Manager6
Small Business Administration & Management5
Computer and Information Systems Security & Information Assurance5
Aviation & Airway Management and Operations5
Emergency Medical Technology & Technician (EMT Paramedic)4
Marketing & Marketing Management, General4
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management21
Accounting and Business & Management3
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications2
Organizational Leadership2
Entrepreneurship & Entrepreneurial Studies2
Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD & CADD1
Dental Assisting & Assistant1
Graphic Design1
Computer Software and Media Applications, Other1
Grand Total2243405316
Graduation rate19%22%

General info

Alternative namesNAU
WikipediaNational American University
MottoQuality higher education in a caring and supportive environment
Colorsroyal blue, white
Academic CalendarQuarters
Total FTE staff240
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address5301 Mount Rushmore Road
Rapid City, South Dakota, 57701-2823
United States
City population71,000
Fax+1 (605) 721 5240

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