National American University-Overland Park

Tel: (913)981-8700
382 students
Private for-profit
  • National American University (NAU) offers the career programs that today's industries are most demanding. NAU is committed to preparing you for a rewarding career directly out of college. We do that by implementing highly qualified instructors who have actively worked in the fields in which they teach, offering you their "real-world experience"; perspective. Another example of our commitment to your career education is our use of program advisory boards. These key individuals make recommendations to the existing programs, ensuring the material we teach stays current and up-to-date. We realize that our programs need to continually evolve as industry changes. Our staff is devoted to helping you balance your education with your personal and professional commitments. NAU will be with you every step of the way it's a key part of our personal relationship with you. From the moment you contact us, you will be personally guided through the admissions and financing process, and provided academic advising assistance throughout your college career to ensure a timely graduation. We are there to help you find ways to make life work outside of the classroom so you can focus on your success inside the classroom.
School Highlights
National American University-Overland Park serves 382 students (21% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 29%.
National American University-Overland Park is one of 4 community colleges within Johnson County, KS.
The nearest community college is Johnson County Community College (1.70 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 325% over five years.
College National American University-Overland Park (KS) Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 17 staff
62 staff

Student Body

The student population of 382 has declined by 31% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 60:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is more than the state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has declined by 5% over five years.
Total Enrollment 382 students 1,383 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1
27:1
# Full-Time Students 82 students
682 students
# Part-Time Students 300 students
826 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
1%
% Asian
2%
2%
% Hispanic
3%
9%
% Black
28%
9%
% White
60%
71%
% Two or more races
3%
2%
% Unknown races
2%
4%
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.56 0.48

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $11,919 is less than the state average of $12,024. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $11,919 $12,024
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Kansas public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,910 per year for in-state students and $4,032 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $12,024 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Kansas community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.48, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Kansas is Donnelly College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.