National American University-Sioux Falls

5801 South Corporate Place
Sioux Falls, SD 57108-4293
Tel: (605)336-4600
595 students
Private for-profit
  • The Sioux Falls campus has been serving students in eastern South Dakota since 1974, and is considered one of NAU’s most successful campus locations. In addition to its strong business and information technology curriculum, the Sioux Falls campus offers excellent degree programs in paralegal studies along with three allied health programs; therapeutic massage, medical assisting, and pharmacy technician. National American University welcomes students of diverse interests, cultures and abilities, and prepares them for careers in health care, business and business-related fields by providing quality higher education in a caring and supportive environment.
School Highlights
National American University-Sioux Falls serves 595 students (13% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 33:1 is higher than the state community college average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority American and Black), which is less than the state average of 17%.
National American University-Sioux Falls is one of 2 community colleges within Lincoln County, SD.
The nearest community college is Globe University-Sioux Falls (0.30 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 350% over five years.
College National American University-Sioux Falls (SD) Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years Four or more years
Institution Control Private for-profit Private, non-profit
Total Faculty 18 staff
65 staff

Student Body

The student population of 595 has declined by 33% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 33:1 has decreased from 404:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 595 students 840 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 33:1
# Full-Time Students 78 students
680 students
# Part-Time Students 517 students
254 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
% Hispanic
% Black
% White
% Two or more races
% Unknown races
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. 0.27 0.31

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $11,379 is equal to the state average of $11,379. The private state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $11,379 $11,379
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 75%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 138 students | 0.30 Mi5101 S Broadband Ln
    Sioux Falls SD  57108
  • Kilian Community College
    Private, non-profit
    252 students | 5.10 Mi300 E. 6th Street
    Sioux Falls SD  57103
  • 2,332 students | 5.20 Mi2320 N Career Ave
    Sioux Falls SD  57107
  • 1,568 students | 50.50 Mi603 W Park St
    Sheldon IA  51201
  • 1,261 students | 62.30 Mi1800 E. Spruce Street
    Mitchell SD  57301
Did You Know?
For South Dakota public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,160 per year for in-state students and $5,160 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $11,379 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

South Dakota 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 0.31, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in South Dakota is Kilian Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.