National University

Acceptance Rate 89 %
SAT Average 960
Tuition & Fees $13,320
Student Population 16,930
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $5,026

National Academic Overview

National University Campus, La Jolla, CA
National University (National) is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in La Jolla, California. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. The 2020 tuition & fees of National University is $13,320 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and total 16,930 students are enrolled into National. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 89% and the graduation rate is 29% last year.
The salary after graduation from National University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $59,000. You can check the average salary by major program at area of study page.

National 2020 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in academic year 2019-2020, National University tuition and fees are $13,320 for all students. For graduate schools, its 2020 tuition and fees are $15,480 for all graduate students.
National University 2020 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] National University 2019-2020 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics at National

Next chart illustrates the 2020 key academic stats at National. The acceptance rate of National is 89% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 16%. The average graduation rate is 29% and the transfer-out rate is 28%. The average received amount of financial aid is $5,026 and 42% of undergraduate students received grants of scholarship aid. Total 16,930 students are attending National including both undergraduate and graduate students and the student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.
[Chart] National University Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for National University is 89 %.
Graduation Rate for National University is 29 %
Transfer-out Rate for National University is 28 %
Retention Rate for National University is 50 %
Student Population for National University is 16,930
Student to Faculty Rate for National University is 19 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $5,026 at National University.

Offered Degrees at National University

National offers 137 major programs through online and on-site education where 98 programs are available through distance learning. Next table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Programs at National University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate117
Associate's Degree95
Bachelor's Degree5140
Post Bachelor's Degree105
Master's Degree5441
Post Master's Degree20

Special Learning Opportunities

National University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC and teacher certification programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities at National University
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

National University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits at National University
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges