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North American University

As one of the youngest, most dynamic, student caring, private, non-profit, and non-denominational universities in Houston, Texas; NAU highly care for our students and aim for excellence in education.

Bachelor's programmes

Business & Management (1)
Computer Science & IT (1)
Education & Training (1)



North American University, formerly known as North American College, was operated by the Texas Gulf Foundation (TGF), a non-profit educational organization founded on April 7, 2007, and located in Houston, Texas. The main purpose of the TGF was to establish superior higher education institutions. 

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Student services

Student Service professionals support students’ academic, social, and personal needs so they can enjoy a productive daily life at the college. Areas of support include student orientation, the use of library resources, computer and information services, career and counseling services, services for individuals with disabilities, the testing center, and student organizations.

Medical services

International Student Health Insurance

  • This plan covers you for the period of international travel required by your academic institution and for which you are participating. 100% of reasonable expenses for medically necessary physician office visits, inpatient hospital services, physician and hospital outpatient services, and emergency hospital services up to a $500,000 limit. 

Student Life

Campus life

Life as a student means there’s a lot of hard work—rewarding hard work—but in addition to class, there’s also inspiring friends and student organizations as well as events and a bunch of new experiences. In the end, you’ll be enriched with what happens outside your class schedule.

Student clubs

Office of Students Services offers leadership, recreational, social, and cultural opportunities that enhance the student's educational experience. A student organization is formed and governed by students enrolled at the North American University and is registered with Student Services. NAU believes these organizations are crucial to student engagement and retention.


North American University is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC), recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

Houston, Texas, United States

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