National American University-Austin
National American University-Austin places among the top 20% of community colleges in Texas for:
- Category Attribute
- Student Earnings Highest graduate earnings (10 years post graduation)
- The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
|National American University-Austin||(TX) 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||4 staff||76 staff|
|Total Enrollment||207 students||3,921 students|
|# Full-Time Students||17 students||1,055 students|
|# Part-Time Students||190 students||2,866 students|
|% American Indian/Alaskan||
|% Two or more races||
|Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)||$41,200||$33,800|
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS
The nearest community college to National American University-Austin is Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Austin (3.0 miles away).
- College Location Mi. Students
643 students | 3.00 Mi3110 Esperanza Crossing, Suite 100
Austin,  TX  78758
40,949 students | 8.00 Mi5930 Middle Fiskville Rd
Austin,  TX  78752
n/a students | 8.10 Mi14200 N Interstate 35 Frontage Rd.
Austin,  TX  78728
20,547 students | 46.50 Mi6200 West Central Texas Expressway
Killeen,  TX  76549
5,200 students | 48.50 Mi2600 S 1st St
Temple,  TX  76504
The Online Education Initiative will greatly expand course offerings for community college students, while making the transfer process between institutions much more smooth. The Initiative has its critics, however, who decry the loss of local control over education.
A recent study reveals that job applicants with a credential or associate’s degree from a community college have slightly better chances of getting a job interview than students who attend a for-profit college or university. Since community colleges are much more budget friendly than for-profit institutions and have much better job placement results, community colleges are a much better option for employment-minded students.
After City College of San Francisco loses its accreditation, other community colleges in the state are facing warnings, sanctions and possible loss of accreditation as well.