North American University

Address
11929 West airport blvd
stafford, TX 77477
Contact
Website: http://www.na.edu
Phone: +1 (832) 230-5555
Nonprofit
NTEE: B30 - Vocational, Technical Schools
EIN: 20-8825983

Mission

NORTH AMERICAN UNIVERSITY IS A PRIVATE, NON-PROFIT, AND NON-DENOMINATIONAL INSTITUTION OF HIGHER EDUCATION OFFERING BACHELOR'S AND MASTER'S DEGREES. THE UNIVERSITY IS COMMITTED TO THESYSTEMATIC PURSUIT OF ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE, PROFESSIONAL AND PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT, RESEARCH, AND SCHOLARSHIP.
 20172016201520142013
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation2007
Subsection code03
PF filing required0    
Metropolitan statistical area3362
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel$252,378.00$321,933.00$268,772.00$299,701.00 
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$215,586.00$275,032.00$260,860.00$263,422.00 
Number of employees221224183176 
Number of people compensated >$100k0111 
Number of volunteers4440 
Number of highly compensated contractors0000 
Personnel
Almus, Kadir
TitleVP for Administrative AffaVP FOR ADMINISTRATIVE AFFAIRS   
Name of key/compensated personKADIR ALMUSKADIR ALMUS   
Position of compensated person
Current officerTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org40.0040.00   
Reportable compensation from org$55,382.00$80,000.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$4,061.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Arslan, Guner
TitleCHAIRMAN/TRUSTEEDIRECTOR   
Name of key/compensated personGUNER ARSLANGUNER ARSLAN   
Position of compensated person
Current officerTrue    
Average hours per week working for org2.002.00   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Atkinson, George
Title DIRECTORDIRECTORBOARD MEMBER 
Name of key/compensated person GEORGE ATKINSONGEORGE ATKINSONGEORGE ATKINSON 
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org 2.002.004.0 
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Dogan, Can
Title  VP FOR ADMINISTRATIVE AFFAIRSVP FOR ADMINISTRATIVE AFFAIRS 
Name of key/compensated person  CAN DOGANCAN DOGAN 
Position of compensated person
Current officer  TrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org  40.0040.0 
Reportable compensation from org  $64,717.00$67,275.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $2,727.00$879.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00$0.00 
Erdin, Serkan
Title  SECRETARY/DIRECTORBOARD SECRETARY 
Name of key/compensated person  SERKAN ERDINSERKAN ERDIN 
Position of compensated person
Current officer  TrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org  1.504.0 
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00$0.00 
Gezgin, Cahit
Title  CHAIRMAN/DIRECTORCHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD 
Name of key/compensated person  CAHIT GEZGINCAHIT GEZGIN 
Position of compensated person
Current officer  TrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org  2.004.0 
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00$0.00 
Gezgin, James
Title CHAIRMAN/DIRECTOR   
Name of key/compensated person JAMES C GEZGIN   
Position of compensated person
Current officer True   
Average hours per week working for org 2.00   
Reportable compensation from org $0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00   
Kucukosman, Orhan
TitleTRUSTEE    
Name of key/compensated personORHAN KUCUKOSMAN    
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org1.50    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Marulcu, Abdullah
TitleTRUSTEE    
Name of key/compensated personABDULLAH MARULCU    
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org1.50    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Ozgel, Ruhi
TitleSECRETARY/TRUSTEEDIRECTORDIRECTOR  
Name of key/compensated personRuhi OzgelRUHI OZGELRUHI OZGEL  
Position of compensated person
Current officerTrue    
Average hours per week working for org2.002.002.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Pecen, Recayi
TitlePresidentPRESIDENTPRESIDENTPRESIDENT 
Name of key/compensated personRecayi PecenRECAYI PECENRECAYI PECENRECAYI PECEN 
Position of compensated person
Current officerTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org40.0040.0040.0040.0 
Reportable compensation from org$94,177.00$115,075.00$115,643.00$115,645.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$685.00$4,061.00$3,606.00$3,517.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Topuz, John
TitleVP for Academic AffairsVP FOR ACADEMIC AFFAIRSVP FOR ACADEMIC AFFAIRSVP FOR ACADEMIC AFFAIR 
Name of key/compensated personJohn C TopuzJOHN C TOPUZJOHN C TOPUZJOHN C TOPUZ 
Position of compensated person
Current officerTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org40.0040.0040.0040.0 
Reportable compensation from org$66,027.00$79,957.00$80,500.00$80,502.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$685.00$4,061.00$3,606.00$3,517.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Torlak, Murat
Title DIRECTORDIRECTORBOARD MEMBER 
Name of key/compensated person MURAT TORLAKMURAT TORLAKMURAT TORLAK 
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org 1.501.504.0 
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesA PRIVATE, NON-PROFIT, AND NON-DENOMINATIONAL INSTITUTION OF HIGHER EDUCATION OFFERING BACHELOR'S AND MASTER'S DEGREES.A PRIVATE, NON-PROFIT, AND NON-DENOMINATIONAL INSTITUTION OF HIGHER EDUCATION OFFERING BACHELOR'S AND MASTER'S DEGREES.A PRIVATE, NON-PROFIT, AND NON-DENOMINATIONAL INSTITUTION OF HIGHER EDUCATION OFFERING BACHELOR'S AND MASTER'S DEGREES.NORTH AMERICAN UNIVERSITY IS A PRIVATE, NON-PROFIT, AND NON-DENOMINATIONAL INSTITUTION OF HIGHER EDUCATION OFFERING BACHELOR'S AND MASTER'S DEGREES. 
Program service expenses, total$5,934,226.00$6,815,161.00$7,072,385.00$6,599,031.00 
Programs, including revenue & expenses
NORTH AMERICAN UNIVERSITY (NAU) OFFERS BACHELOR'S AND MASTER'S DEGREES IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION, EDUCATION, AND COMPUTER SCIENCE. NAU STRIVES TO PROVIDE AN ENVIRONMENT PROMOTING DIVERSITY, SUSTAINABILITY, GLOBAL CULTURAL COMPETENCY, AND RESPONSIBLE CITIZENSHIP. MOREOVER, INTENSIVE ENGLISH PROGRAM, AN ESL PROGRAM, UTILIZES THE MOST UP-TO-DATE TEACHING METHODS AND INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS AVAILABLE FOR STUDENTS AND PROFESSIONALS LOOKING TO IMPROVE THEIR PROFICIENCY IN ENGLISH.
Program expenses$5,934,226.00$6,815,161.00$7,072,385.00$6,599,031.00 
Grants and allocations made$1,771.00$5,622.00$9,433.00$11,264.00 
Program revenue$6,821,765.00$9,911,596.00$6,394,980.00$5,704,182.00 
Program descriptionNORTH AMERICAN UNIVERSITY (NAU) OFFERS BACHELOR'S AND MASTER'S DEGREES IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION, EDUCATION, AND COMPUTER SCIENCE. NAU STRIVES TO PROVIDE AN ENVIRONMENT PROMOTING DIVERSITY, SUSTAINABILITY, GLOBAL CULTURAL COMPETENCY, AND RESPONSIBLE CITIZENSHIP. MOREOVER, INTENSIVE ENGLISH PROGRAM, AN ESL PROGRAM, UTILIZES THE MOST UP-TO-DATE TEACHING METHODS AND INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS AVAILABLE FOR STUDENTS AND PROFESSIONALS LOOKING TO IMPROVE THEIR PROFICIENCY IN ENGLISH.NORTH AMERICAN UNIVERSITY (NAU) OFFERS BACHELOR'S AND MASTER'S DEGREES IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION, EDUCATION, AND COMPUTER SCIENCE. NAU STRIVES TO PROVIDE AN ENVIRONMENT PROMOTING DIVERSITY, SUSTAINABILITY, GLOBAL CULTURAL COMPETENCY, AND RESPONSIBLE CITIZENSHIP. NAU ALSO ENGAGES IN THE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT IN THE FIELD OF BIOTECHNOLOGY. MOREOVER, INTENSIVE ENGLISH PROGRAM (IEP), AN ESL PROGRAM, UTILIZES THE MOST UP-TO-DATE TEACHING METHODS AND INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS AVAILABLE FOR STUDENTS AND PROFESSIONALS LOOKING TO IMPROVE THEIR PROFICIENCY IN ENGLISH.NORTH AMERICAN UNIVERSITY (NAU) OFFERS BACHELOR'S AND MASTER'S DEGREES IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION, EDUCATION, AND COMPUTER SCIENCE. NAU STRIVES TO PROVIDE AN ENVIRONMENT PROMOTING DIVERSITY, SUSTAINABILITY, GLOBAL CULTURAL COMPETENCY, AND RESPONSIBLE CITIZENSHIP. NAU ALSO ENGAGES IN THE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT IN THE FIELD OF BIOTECHNOLOGY. MOREOVER, INTENSIVE ENGLISH PROGRAM (IEP), AN ESL PROGRAM, UTILIZES THE MOST UP-TO-DATE TEACHING METHODS AND INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS AVAILABLE FOR STUDENTS AND PROFESSIONALS LOOKING TO IMPROVE THEIR PROFICIENCY IN ENGLISH.NORTH AMERICAN UNIVERSITY (NAU) OFFERS BACHELOR'S DEGREES IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION, EDUCATION, AND COMPUTER SCIENCE AND A MASTER'S DEGREE IN EDUCATION. NAU STRIVES TO PROVIDE AN ENVIRONMENT PROMOTING DIVERSITY, SUSTAINABILITY, GLOBAL CULTURAL COMPETENCY, AND RESPONSIBLE CITIZENSHIP. NAU ALSO ENGAGES IN THE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT IN THE FIELD OF BIOTECHNOLOGY. INTENSIVE ENGLISH PROGRAM (IEP), AN ESL PROGRAM, UTILIZES THE MOST UP-TO-DATE TEACHING METHODS AND INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS AVAILABLE FOR STUDENTS AND PROFESSIONALS LOOKING TO IMPROVE THEIR PROFICIENCY IN ENGLISH. 
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$8,732,933.00$10,360,054.00$9,558,910.00$9,916,362.00 
Revenue from contributions (total)$1,911,168.00$448,458.00$3,163,930.00$4,212,180.00$5,272,784.00
Revenue from noncash contributions   $809,910.00 
Investment income, current yr$0.00$2,478,155.00$0.00$0.00 
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$1,911,168.00$448,458.00$3,163,930.00$4,212,180.00 
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other revenue, current yr-$27,068.00-$82,583.00-$26,848.00-$50,852.00 
Net unrelated business taxable revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Program service revenue (total)$6,848,833.00$7,516,024.00$6,421,828.00$5,755,034.00$5,212,249.00
Gross receipts$8,829,485.00$16,062,339.00$9,726,757.00$10,073,387.00 
Sources of contributions
Revenue from all other contributions$1,911,168.00$448,458.00$3,163,930.00$4,212,180.00 
Other types of revenue
Royalties (total)   $0.00 
Miscellaneous revenue (total) $107.00$7,353.00$1,142.00 
Net revenue from gaming (total)   $0.00 
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments   $0.00 
Net rental income  $0.00$0.00$0.00
Net income from fundraising events   $0.00 
Net inventory sales (total)-$27,068.00-$82,690.00-$34,201.00-$51,994.00 
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$8,557,930.00$10,291,586.00$9,439,352.00$8,753,570.00 
Total functional expenses: program service $5,934,226.00$6,815,161.00$7,072,385.00$6,599,031.00 
Total functional expenses: management and general$2,623,704.00$3,476,425.00$2,366,967.00$2,154,539.00 
Total functional expenses: fundraising$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Fees for services
Lobbying fees (total)   $0.00 
Legal fees (total)  $86.00$0.00 
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
General management fees (total)   $0.00 
Investment management fees (total)   $0.00 
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$13,163,160.00$13,060,076.00$22,241,911.00$19,498,517.00$15,659,415.00
Total assets, beginning of year$13,060,076.00$22,241,911.00$19,498,517.00$15,659,415.00 
Total liabilities$4,876,123.00$4,948,042.00$14,198,345.00$11,574,509.00$8,898,199.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$4,948,042.00$14,198,345.00$11,574,509.00$8,898,199.00 
Pledges & accounts receivable, net$1,100,000.00$0.00$2,570,000.00$2,196,579.00 
Loans & receivables from key persons   $0.00 
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr$8,287,037.00$8,102,034.00$8,043,566.00$7,914,529.00 
Temporarily restricted net assets$0.00$10,000.00$0.00$9,479.00 
Permanently restricted net assets, end of yr   $0.00 
Net assets$8,287,037.00$8,112,034.00$8,043,566.00$7,924,008.00 
Net assets, beginning of year$8,112,034.00$8,043,566.00$7,924,008.00$6,761,216.00 
Other liabilities$55,205.00  $0.00 
Bond liabilities   $0.00 
Intangible assets   $0.00 
Other assets$2,000,000.00$2,136,801.00$30,000.00$87,984.00 
Investments: other securities   $0.00 
Investments: publicly traded securities   $0.00 
Cash: non-interest bearing$128,259.00$611,361.00$153,930.00$840,535.00 
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$611,361.00$153,930.00$840,535.00$500,187.00 
Investments -- program-related   $0.00 
Escrow or custodial account liability   $0.00 
Loans and other payables to key persons   $0.00 
Grants payable   $0.00 
Inventories for sale or use$30,459.00$33,253.00$30,021.00$66,997.00 
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses$175,003.00$68,468.00$119,558.00$1,162,792.00 
Advertising (total)$77,907.00$57,831.00$85,842.00$32,722.00 
Savings & temp cash investment $358.00$3,177.00$255.00 
Accounts receivable, net$1,085,920.00$1,080,018.00$867,412.00$675,338.00 
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges$5,211.00$12,210.00$16,603.00$45,287.00 
Accounts payable & accrued expenses$855,206.00$848,226.00$1,181,423.00$778,142.00 
Deferred revenue$182,678.00$165,648.00$94,910.00$135,446.00 
Unsecured notes & loans to unrelated parties   $0.00 
Secured mortgages and notes payable$3,783,034.00$3,934,168.00$12,922,012.00$10,660,921.00 
Total net assets or fund balances$8,287,037.00$8,112,034.00$8,043,566.00$7,924,008.00 
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$601,702.00$671,406.00$728,234.00$608,209.00 
Payment to affiliates   $0.00 
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members4554 
Number of independent voting members4554 
Financial sheets auditedTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Accrual accountingTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Tax year start date2016-07-012015-07-012014-07-012013-07-01 
Tax year end date2017-06-012016-06-012015-06-012014-06-012013-06-01
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990990990 
Reason for form submission
Address change  True  
Date e-filing submitted2018-08-022017-09-222016-08-042015-05-15 
IRS schema version2016v3.02015v3.02014v6.02013v4.0 
Filing identifier201821309349303897201721359349308362201621349349305277201530999349300508 
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