The National Hispanic University

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The National Hispanic University (locally referred to as NHU) is a relatively small university that is located at the eastern end of San Jose, California. NHU is a coeducational and nonsectarian school that is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. While the university accepts students of any race, it is a Hispanic-focused university.

General Information

Admission Office

14271 Story Road

San Jose, CA 95127-3823

(408) 273-2696

Fax: (408) 254-1369

Contact: Pamela Bustillo

Director of Admissions/Registrar
Main Address

14271 Story Road

San Jose, CA 95127

(408) 254-6900

www.nhu.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 367

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 58

Degree-seeking undergrads: 367

Graduate enrollment: 188

Setting

Urban setting

Very large city (over 500,000)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $50

Online application fee: $50

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 54%

Tuition & Fees

Estimated Expenses for Academic Year 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
Tuition and fees $4,904 $5,840 $6,640 $6,992 +5.30%
Books and Supplies $1,386 $1,566 $1,638 $1,638 0.00%
Total Expenses 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
In-state Off Campus $0 $0 $0 $0 0.00%
In-state with Family $6,290 $7,406 $8,278 $8,630 +4.25%
Average Graduate School Tuition & Fees
Tuition for In-state Students $7,680
In-state Student Fees $200
Out-of-state Tuition $7,680
Tuition for Out-of-state Students $200

Financial Aid

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Students Percent Amount Average Per Student
All students financial aid 38 78%
Grant or scholarship aid 38 78% $167,783 $4,415
• Federal grants 24 49% $76,457 $3,186
• Pell grants 21 43% $68,532 $3,263
• Other federal grants 12 24% $7,925 $660
State and local government grant or scholarships 3 6% $7,742 $2,581
Institutional scholarships or grants 21 43% $83,584 $3,980
Student loan financial aid 7 14% $37,772 $5,396
• Federal student loans 7 14% $37,772 $5,396
• Other student loans 0 0% $0

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS Doctor AA/AS CERT
Grand Total of All Programs 24 2 108
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 7
Business Administration and Management, General 7
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 2
Computer Programming/programmer, General 2
Education 74
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels 74
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 15 1 34
General Studies 15 1 34
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Mathematics, General 1
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.


Undergraduate Majors

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business Administration/Management A,B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General A,B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies C
Liberal Arts & Sciences A,B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.


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