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National University
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  • 4 Year
  • LA JOLLA, CA

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C+
  2. Value
    grade B
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade B+
  5. Athletics
    grade unavailable
  6. Party Scene
    grade C minus
  7. Professors
    grade B
  8. Location
    grade A
  9. Dorms
    grade unavailable
  10. Campus Food
    grade unavailable
  11. Student Life
    grade B minus
  12. Safety
    grade A+

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National University is a private university located in San Diego, California. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 2,856 undergraduate students. The National University acceptance rate is 89%. Popular majors include Business, Nursing, and Liberal Arts and Humanities. Graduating 29% of students, National University alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $48,900.

About

11255 NORTH TORREY PINES ROAD
LA JOLLA, CA 92037
Athletic Division
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Athletic Conference
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National University Rankings

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National Admissions

Acceptance Rate
89%
Application Deadline
No data available  
SAT Range
750-1170
ACT Range
No data available  
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No data available  

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Cost

Net Price
$29,382 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$1,666 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
33%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
16:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
72%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 104 responses
83%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 109 responses
74%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 109 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
52
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
7
Online Associates Programs
5
Online Bachelor's Programs
40
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    22%
  • On Campus
    53%
  • Online
    25%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,856 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
4,500
Undergrads Over 25
84%
Pell Grant
0%
Varsity Athletes
No data available  
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 12 responses
  • older
    33%
  • Outgoing
    25%
  • driven
    17%
  • Stressed
    17%
  • Nerdy
    8%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$59,400 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
29%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
89%
National
83%

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