Professional Studies

Prepare for a rewarding career in public service that helps to maintain the standard of living in your own community. Professional Studies programs teach you how to improve society by maintaining and providing excellence and quality in research, public service, law, criminal justice-related fields, and continuing education programs. Gain an analytical outlook that merges theories …

Nursing

Prepare to enter the expanding field of nursing. The need for registered nurses is strong and growing, and a bachelor’s or master’s degree in nursing can help you develop the high-quality, patient-centric care to excel in the field. You’ll learn effective communication, how to prioritize care, and the judgment to manage patients across a variety …

Marketing and Management

Learn to combine foundational business theory with practical business know-how and prepare to become a future business leader and innovative professional. In the National University Business Management and Marketing degree programs, you’ll master the knowledge and skills needed to function effectively in the global world through interactions with experts and colleagues who bring personal experience …

Mathematics & Natural Sciences

Department Head: Dr. Dawn Tamarkin The Department of Mathematics and Natural Sciences seeks to expand the physical and mathematical understanding of the universe. The variety of programs allows you to focus your major in preparation for a career in such fields as biotechnology, environmental science, academia, and more. Degrees available through the Department of Mathematics …

Leadership and Human Resources Management

Department Head: Dr. Michael Charles Pickett New and established companies increasingly seek managers who can help them gain an edge in the marketplace. Whether you are a budding entrepreneur or you’re seeking a career with a Fortune 500 corporation, a leadership and human resources management degree combines foundational business theory with practical business know-how. At …

Health Sciences

Prepare for a future as a health professional through evidence-based research and clinical skill development with a curriculum that emphasizes prevention and integrative approaches to health care. National University prepares students with health sciences degrees for rewarding careers in the health care industry. You’ll gain the knowledge, skills, and values to advance in your profession, …

English Language Programs

Develop your potential! National University (NU) offers a variety of English language acquisition, communication, intercultural learning, and academic skill and performance development programs. These English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) programs–for individuals or groups–are designed for learners interested in English language acquisition and communication, wishing to enrich professional and workplace skills, or seeking to …

Educational Administration and School Counseling/Psychology

Department Head: Dr. Dina Pacis School environments are more dynamic than ever before, with students from varied backgrounds mixing cultures in complex and exciting ways. A school counseling degree, or a credential or degree in educational administration from National University will prepare you to lead in these diverse social and cultural environments. National University recommends …

Current and Future Teacher Education

The Division of Extended Learning meets the needs of National University’s diverse community of adult learners through a variety of innovative extended learning programs. Our extended education courses facilitate professional and organizational development, giving adults the opportunity to meet the ongoing challenges of changing careers. Many of these programs are approved for continuing education units …

Computer Science and Information Systems

Develop the strong technical background you need to succeed in the fast-paced world of computer science and information systems. As the fields of information technology and software engineering continue to expand at an incredible rate, so does the importance of these foundations. National University programs are designed to provide academic rigor, balanced with real-world learning …