Finding Your Program

The Harold D. Buckingham Graduate School provides oversight of the master’s and doctoral degree programs offered at NAU. Find the program that fits you best!

Scholarship Opportunities

We understand affordability is an important factor in considering your education goals. That’s why we encourage you to research the multitude of scholarships available...

Point of View Articles

A Different Set of Advice for Community College Presidents

by George Boggs, The Chronicle of Higher Education
Faculty members, of course, are not the only important audience for presidents.

POV: Leadership Development At the Speed of Thought

by George Boggs, The Chronicle of Higher Education
Almost 40 years ago, community colleges were growing faster than they ever had since their founding.

Why Choose NAU?

National American University is a regionally accredited, multi-campus institution of higher learning offering associate, bachelor’s, and master’s degree programs in technical and professional fields. In 1941, NAU opened its first campus in Rapid City, South Dakota, and has since grown to multiple locations throughout the central United States, near major cities like Minneapolis, Denver, Dallas, Austin, and Kansas City. Today, NAU offers traditional degree programs, online college degrees, and hybrid formats, which provide students the increased flexibility to take courses at times and places convenient to their busy lifestyles.