National American University-Overland Park

Tel: (913)981-8700
  • 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 28%.
  • National American University-Overland Park is one of 3 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.
National American University-Overland Park(KS) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty17 staff62 staff
National American University-Overland Park Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 382 has declined by 31% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 75:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.56 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has declined by 5% over five years.
Total Enrollment382 students1,551 students
National American University-Overland Park Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio22:127:1
National American University-Overland Park Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students82 students653 students
National American University-Overland Park Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students300 students898 students
National American University-Overland Park Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
National American University-Overland Park Enrollment Breakdown KS All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
National American University-Overland Park American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2016)
% Asian
National American University-Overland Park Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
National American University-Overland Park Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
National American University-Overland Park Black (2007-2016)
% White
National American University-Overland Park White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
National American University-Overland Park More (2011-2016)
% Non Resident races
National American University-Overland Park Non Resident (2007-2008)
% Unknown races
National American University-Overland Park Ethnicity Breakdown KS All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.0.560.46
National American University-Overland Park Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$41,200$34,000
National American University-Overland Park Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $13,071 is less than the state average of $14,710. The private state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$13,071$14,710
National American University-Overland Park In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid86%90%
National American University-Overland Park % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2013)
Median Debt for Graduates$33,523$9,500
National American University-Overland Park Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$9,500$5,454
National American University-Overland Park Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 19,429 students | 1.70 Mi12345 College Blvd
    Overland Park KS  66210
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    Lenexa KS  66215
  • 580 students | 6.70 Mi1001 E. 101st Terrace, Suite 325
    Kansas City MO  64131
  • 590 students | 10.70 Mi3239 Broadway
    Kansas City MO  64111
  • Donnelly College
    Private, non-profit
    474 students | 12.20 Mi608 N 18th St
    Kansas City KS  66102
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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 0.46, 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.