National University Graduate Program Reviews

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of students recommend
(3.92 out of 5.0)
School rating based on 50 respondents

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School Information

  • Website: Visit College Website
  • School Accreditation: WASC ACCJC, + 2 more
  • Programmatic Accreditation: CCNE, + 2 more
  • Campus Setting: City: Large
  • Student Population: 17,488 (8,850 undergrad)
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 20 to 1
  • Graduate Attendance Status: 39% part-time, 61% full-time
  • Annual Tuition: $10,962
Source: NCES

Student & Graduate Reviews

4.67 out of 5.0
Degree: Human Resources
Graduation Year: 2016

I have moved to California from New Jersey only to go to National University
4.17 out of 5.0
Degree: Special Education
Graduation Year: 2017

The pros of attending National University are the many avenues of support received staff and professors. The cons of the graduate program include the cost of education and minimal student interaction.
2.83 out of 5.0
Degree: Liberal Arts
Graduation Year: 2016

Pros - It's an online program. Cons - Expensive program that only provides loans for grad students.
4.5 out of 5.0
Degree: Social Sciences
Graduation Year: 2017

Excellent school that allows me to finish my degree quickly and efficiently. Although, the availability of career resources could be better.
3.83 out of 5.0
Degree: Higher Education
Graduation Year: 2016

I am early on in my graduate program in Higher Education Administration with National University, but I am very satisfied with my program so far! All of my classes are online and I have one course per month, so it is easy to find the balance between work, home life, and school when I only have one class to worry about at a time. I am very happy with the quality of instruction and the relevancy of the material.
3.92 out of 5.0
Degree: Psychology
Graduation Year: 2016

Pros: Online courses available; cost; flexibility Cons: Not known nationwide; career services
2.17 out of 5.0
Degree: Computer Science
Graduation Year: 2016

The University offers good education but offers limited courses and less benefits with the library or public transportation etc.
4.17 out of 5.0
Degree: Counseling
Graduation Year: 2014

I have nothing negative to say about the program. The online courses have been extremely accomodating so that I could stay at home with my baby. The teachers have been extremely helpful and are there for assistance whenever I need it.
1.83 out of 5.0
Degree: Counseling
Graduation Year: 2013

The Cons of the programs are that the school lacks in providing the students with career help. There needs to be improvement in career advising and help in finding jobs with the majors. The Pros of the major are the ratio for the teacher and students is mostly 1 to 15-20. The professors are educated and know what they are talking about.
2.58 out of 5.0
Degree: School Psychology
Graduation Year: 2016

I like the pace of the program with having one class at a time. However it is a very quick pace.
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