National American University is a system of schools located throughout the United States. The school was originally known as the National College of Business, and was established in 1941 in Rapid City, Iowa. The school was purchased in 1962, and has experienced a large amount of growth and expansion in programs since that time.
Students who choose to attend National American University will be able to choose from a variety of program options which are aimed at preparing students for a career. These programs provide skill development and training, as well as a fundamental understanding of the field of study, in preparation for the application of what is learned in one’s chosen industry. The faculty typically has experience in their chosen field, and they provide practical as well as traditional education opportunities for students. Graduates will receive a diploma, associate’s degree, bachelors or masters based on their program of study.
Programs offered include:
- Business Administration
- Criminal Justice
- Pharmacy Technician
NAU also provides graduates with career placement services to assist in the finding of employment after completion of a program.
The Bloomington branch of National American University is located at 7801 Metro Parkway, Suite 200. About seventy-four students graduate from this campus each year. This campus provides services for students in the form of flexible courses for those with irregular schedules, career guidance to help students define their goals, and online distance learning for students not near a physical campus. Students may learn more, including the school's consumer disclosures, by visiting national.edu.
The following is a list of areas of study available at National American University – Bloomington. Programs that have a link will take you to the program's profile page where education requirements, career pathways, and other information is available.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Business and Marketing Studies
Computer and Information Sciences
Health and Clinical Professions
Legal Professions and Studies
Security and Protective Services
*Amounts for tuition, fees, and supplies are an estimate which are calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimates and should be treated as informational tools only, contact the school for official information.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.
Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Tuition is estimated to be around $14,000 per year
- Per unit charges are around $400 for part time students
- Required fees: $760
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||79%||$2,838|
|Student Loans (Federal)||85%||$5,908|
Other Career Colleges
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to National American University – Bloomington.
- Academy College in Bloomington, MN (2 miles away)
- Minnesota School of Business - Richfield in Richfield, MN (3 miles away)
- Globe University - Minneapolis in Minneapolis, MN (8 miles away)
- Minneapolis Business College in Roseville, MN (10 miles away)
- National American University - Roseville in Roseville, MN (11 miles away)