National University


Highest Degree Offered: Masters

College Type: Private

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Academic Calendar: Other

State: California


National University is dedicated to making lifelong learning opportunities accessible, challenging, and relevant to a diverse student population. Its aim is to facilitate educational access and academic excellence through exceptional management of University operations and resources, innovative delivery systems and student services, and relevant programs that are learner-centered, success-oriented, and responsive to technology.

NU's central purpose is to promote continuous learning by offering a diversity of instructional approaches, by encouraging scholarship, by engaging in collaborative community service, and by empowering its constituents to become responsible citizens in an interdependent, pluralistic, global community.

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Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 15521
Total Grad Students: Not available
Undergraduate Students: Not available
Faculty: 251

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 62:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: Not available:1

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Contact Information

11255 North Torrey Pines
La Jolla California 92037


Main Email:

Main Phone: 858-642-8000

Additional Campuses:
Citrus Heights Online information Center
5911 Sunrise Mall
Citrus Heights, CA 95610

Fresno Campus
20 River Park Place West
Fresno, CA 93720-1551

Pleasant Hill Affiliate Location
100 Ellinwood Way
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523

Redding Campus
2195 Larkspur Lane, Ste. 200
Redding, CA 96002-0629

Sacramento Campus
9320 Tech Center Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826-2558

San Jose Campus
3021 Tisch Way, 100 Plaza East
San Jose, CA 95128-2541

Stockton Campus
3520 Brookside Road
Stockton, CA 95219-2319

Bakersfield Campus
4560 California Avenue, Ste. 200
Bakersfield, CA 93309-1150

Camarillo Campus
761 East Daily Drive, Ste. 120
Camarillo, CA 93010

Costa Mesa Campus
3390 Harbor Boulevard
Costa Mesa, CA 92626-1502

Los Angeles Campus
5245 Pacific Concourse Drive, Ste. 100
Los Angeles, CA 90045-6905

Ontario Campus
3800 East Concourse Drive, Ste. 150
Ontario, CA 91764

Palm Desert Online Information Center
72840 Highway 111
Palm Desert, CA 92260

San Bernardino Campus
804 East Brier Drive
San Bernandino, CA 92408-2815

Santa Ana Online Information Center
Westfield Main Place, 2800 N Main Street
Santa Ana, CA 92705

Sherman Oaks Campus
14724 Ventura Boulevard, Ste. 801
Sherman Oaks, CA 91403-3501

Temecula Online Information Center
40705 Winchester Rd., Ste. 5
Temecula, CA 92591

West Covina Online Information Center
591 Plaza Drive
West Covina, CA 91790

Spectrum Business Park
9388 Lightwave Avenue
San Diego, CA 92123-1426

Technology & Health Sciences Center
3678 Aero Court
San Diego, CA 92123

Carlsbad Campus
705 Palomar Airport Road, Ste. 150
Carlsbad, CA 92011-1064

International Programs Office
9388 Lightwave Avenue
San Diego, CA 92123

La Mesa Campus
7787 Alvarado Road
La Mesa, CA 91941-3643

Rancho Bernardo Campus
16875 West Bernardo Drive, Ste. 150
San Diego, CA 92127-1675

South Bay Campus
660 Bay Boulevard, Ste. 110
Chula Vista, CA 91910-5200

National City Online Information Center
3030 Plaza Bonita Road
National City, CA 91950

Fleet ASW Training Center
Building 7
San Diego, CA 92147-5090

Marine Corps Air Station Miramar
Miramar Learning Center, Bldg. 5305
San Diego, CA 92145

Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton
Pendleton Learning Center, Bldg. 1331
Camp Pendleton, CA 92055

Marine Corps Recruit Depot Learning Center
Belleau Wood Avenue, Bldg. 111
San Diego, CA 92110

Naval Air Station North Island
North Island Learning Center, Bldg. 650
San Diego, CA 92135-7024

Naval Base Bremerton
2255 Cole Ave., Bldg. 853, Rm. 106
Bremerton, WA 98314

Naval Base Coronado
Coronado Learning Center, Bldg. 650
San Diego, CA 92155-5000

Naval Base San Diego
San Diego Learning Center, Bldg. 151
San Diego, CA 92136-5000

Naval Hospital
Building 26, Room 115
San Diego, CA 92134-5000

Naval Submarine Base
140 Sylvester Road, Bldg. 140
San Diego, CA 92106-3521

Quantico Online Information Center
337 Potomac Avenue
Quantico Town, VA 22134

Twentynine Palms Marine Air Ground Task Force
Learning Center, Bldg. 1526
Twentynine Palms, CA 92278-1118

Henderson Campus
2850 West Horizon Ridge Pkwy., Ste. 300
Henderson, NV 89052

Summerlin Online Information Center
10870 West Charleston Blvd., Ste. 180
Las Vegas, NV 89135

Orlando Online Information Center
25 West Crystal Lake St., Ste. 157
Orlando, FL 32806

Lima Peru Online Information Center
Av. El Derby N*055 - Torre 1, O ficina N* 201
Santiago de Surco, Lima 00000

Admissions Contact:
Admissions Contact
Office of Admissions

Transfer Services Contact:

International Admissions Contact:
Sarah Gerard
International Admissions Contact, Office of International Admissions

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Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Common App Used?

High School Transcript Required?

Minimum GPA for Applying:
Ttransfer applicants from regionally accredited colleges and universities are admitted as degree students if their cumulative GPA is 2.0 or higher. Applicants with a GPA below 2.0 may be admitted on probation if there is sufficient evidence of potential.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
All transferable coursework must have a minimum letter grade of "C" or higher.

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Test Scores for Applying:
National University does not publish a requirement for standardized test scores.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
National University does not publish a requirement for a letter of recommendation.

Essay(s) required:
Applicants below a 2.0 may submit a letter to: The Committee on the Application of Standards 11355 North Torrey Pines Road La Jolla, CA 92037

Application Fee:
Non-refundable application fee of $60.

Other Requirements:
All entering undergraduate students must take the ACCUPLACER mathematics and English evaluation as part of the admissions process.

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Standardized Testing

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Admissions Data From: Fall 2010



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Financial Aid

General Financial Aid Information:
National University students may be eligible for financial aid to help defer/delay the costs of their education and related expenses. In this section you can explore the different financing options available:(

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