Student Population
National University overview
Location La Jolla, California
Online nu.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
National University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing No
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in La Jolla, California, National University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. National University has an open admission policy which permits enrollment by any high school graduate or GED holding student.  8,389 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 8,708 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $13,016 plus fees of $0.

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Admission Requirements
Open Admission

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for National University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,648
Other Fees$0
Estimated Off Campus Cost of Living $11,816
Budget for Other Expenses$3,768
Total One Year Cost$30,248


Average Salary After 10 Years
$57,900 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
38% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by National University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 24%
Health Professions 21%
Psychology 9%
Education 8%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=119605 IPEDS survey data for National University.