National American University-Sioux Falls

  • 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 16%.
  • National American University-Sioux Falls is one of 2 community colleges within Lincoln County, SD.
  • The nearest community college to National American University-Sioux Falls is Globe University-Sioux Falls (0.3 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
National American University-Sioux Falls(SD) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty18 staff73 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of National American University-Sioux Falls has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 33:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The National American University-Sioux Falls diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment595 students934 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio33:115:1
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# Full-Time Students78 students680 students
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# Part-Time Students517 students254 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
4%
3%
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% Asian
1%
1%
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% Hispanic
1%
3%
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% Black
2%
2%
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% White
85%
84%
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% Two or more races
5%
2%
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% Non Resident races
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% Unknown races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score0.270.29
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$41,200$38,900
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Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $12,675 is less than the state average of $13,334. The private state tuition has grown by 18% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$12,675$13,334
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid75%87%
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Median Debt for Graduates$33,523$12,000
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Median Debt for Dropouts$9,500$6,917
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Globe University-Sioux Falls
    Private, for profit
    138 students | 0.30 Mi5101 S Broadband Ln
    Sioux Falls SD  57108
    (605)977-0705
    0.30138
  • 2,332 students | 5.20 Mi2320 N Career Ave
    Sioux Falls SD  57107
    (605)367-7624
    5.202,332
  • 1,568 students | 50.50 Mi603 W Park St
    Sheldon IA  51201
    (712)324-5061
    50.501,568
  • 1,198 students | 62.30 Mi1800 E. Spruce Street
    Mitchell SD  57301
    (800)684-1969
    62.301,198
  • St Luke's College
    Private, non-profit
    254 students | 70.20 Mi2720 Stone Park Blvd
    Sioux City IA  51104
    (712)279-3149
    70.20254
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