Founded in 2005, American University of Nigeria is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the the rural setting of the large town of Yola (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Adamawa. Officially accredited/recognized by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria, American University of Nigeria (AUN) is a very small (enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. American University of Nigeria (AUN) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 11 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 30-40% making this Nigerian higher education organization a very selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. AUN also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.