Urban setting

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National University / School of Professional Studies is located in La Jolla, CA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Professional screenwriting
Master of Public Administration (MPA) Public administration Human resource management
Master of Public Administration (MPA) Public administration Organizational leadership
Master of Science (MS) Juvenile justice
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Digital cinema production
Master of Arts (MA) Digital journalism
Master of Science (MS) Homeland security and emergency management
Master of Criminal Justice (MCJ) Criminal justice

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Thesis Required for some



Application Fee - Domestic
Application Fee - International
applications accepted?
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Requirements Interview, minimum GPA of 2.5
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 6

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards June 30
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans

Location & Contact

Address 11255 North Torrey Pines Road
La Jolla, CA  92037-1011
United States
Contact Dr. Daniel Donaldson
Email: sops@nu.edu
Phone: 858-642-8480