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.
National American University – Rio Rancho is located at 10131 Coors Boulevard North West Suite I-01 in the city of Albuquerque. This campus has a graduating class size which is about sixty-three students yearly. This location offers services for students in the form of career counseling for students in need of assistance, job placement opportunities for students after graduation, and distance learning courses for students who need to pursue their education online. To 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 – Rio Rancho. 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
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
- Annual tuition estimates are between $13,000-$15,000
- Per unit charges are around $400 for part time students
- Required fees for full-time students: $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|
|Any Financial Aid||50%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||50%||$5,730|
|Receiving Student Loans||50%||$9,253|
Other Career Colleges
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to National American University – Rio Rancho.
- University of Phoenix - New Mexico Campus in Albuquerque, NM (11 miles away)
- Brookline College - Albuquerque in Albuquerque, NM (12 miles away)
- National American University - Albuquerque in Albuquerque, NM (14 miles away)
- Kaplan College - El Paso Campus in El Paso, TX (244 miles away)
- CET - El Paso in El Paso, TX (250 miles away)