National American University-Sioux Falls

5801 South Corporate Place
Sioux Falls, SD 57108
Tel: (605)336-4600
659 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 659 students (12% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the community college average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black and American), which is less than the state average of 8%.
National American University-Sioux Falls is one of 2 community colleges within Lincoln County, SD.
The nearest community college is Globe University-Sioux Falls (0.3 miles away).

School Overview

National American University-Sioux Falls 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 23 staff
60 staff
National American University-Sioux Falls Total Faculty (2010-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 659 teachers has grown by 56% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has increased from :1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 13% over five years.
Total Enrollment
659 students
1,266 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 29:1
21:1
National American University-Sioux Falls student staff (2010-2013)
# Full-Time Students
78 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 581 students
1,017 students
National American University-Sioux Falls Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
National American University-Sioux Falls sch enrollment National American University-Sioux Falls sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
5%
1%
% Asian
2%
2%
% Hispanic
2%
7%
National American University-Sioux Falls Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
6%
12%
% White
79%
57%
National American University-Sioux Falls White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
5%
2%
% Unknown races
1%
3%
National American University-Sioux Falls Unknown (2006-2013)
National American University-Sioux Falls sch ethnicity National American University-Sioux Falls sta ethnicity
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. 0.19 0.53
National American University-Sioux Falls Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $11,775 is more than the state average of $5,740. The in-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $11,775 is more than the state average of $10,260. The out-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $11,775 $5,740
National American University-Sioux Falls In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,775 $10,260
National American University-Sioux Falls Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 89%
89%
National American University-Sioux Falls % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Sioux Falls Globe University-Sioux Falls
    Private for-profit
    5101 S Broadband Ln
    Sioux Falls, SD 57108
    (605)977-0705
    0.3  Mi  |  165  students
  • Sioux Falls Kilian Community College
    Private not-for-profit
    300 E. 6th Street
    Sioux Falls, SD 57103
    (605)221-3100
    5.1  Mi  |  252  students
  • Sioux Falls Southeast Technical Institute
    Public
    2320 N Career Ave
    Sioux Falls, SD 57107
    (605)367-7624
    5.2  Mi  |  2464  students
  • Sheldon Northwest Iowa Community College
    Public
    603 W Park St
    Sheldon, IA 51201
    (712)324-5061
    50.5  Mi  |  1628  students
  • Mitchell Mitchell Technical Institute
    Public
    1800 E. Spruce Street
    Mitchell, SD 57301
    (605)995-3025
    62.3  Mi  |  1224  students
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