National University (NU) is the second-largest private, nonprofit institution of higher education in California and the 12th largest in the United States
Founded in 1971, National University is headquartered in La Jolla, California, United States offering academic degree programs at campuses located throughout the state, as well as in Florida, Georgia, Nevada, and Virginia through an online learning environment.
National University is organized into five professional schools and one college: the College of Letters and Sciences; the School of Business and Management; the School of Education; the School of Engineering and Computing; the School of Health and Human Services; and the School of Professional Studies. National University’s online academic programs are interactive with streaming videos, real-time discussions, multimedia learning material, and online classrooms.
Programs at National University are concentrated for adult learners and on-campus classes are scheduled during evenings and on weekends.
National University’s academic programs include associate’s degrees, bachelor’s degrees, master’s degrees, a doctorate degree in nursing, teaching credentials, and certificate programs.
National University is organized into five schools and one college; the College of Letters and Sciences; the School of Business and Management; the School of Education; the School of Engineering, Technology and Media; the School of Health and Human Services; and the School of Professional Studies. The university offers over 130 undergraduate and graduate degrees, as well as 23 teacher credential/certificate programs. Participating in online education since 1996, National University offers more than 70 graduate and undergraduate degree programs and over 1,500 courses online.