American National University
College in Bartlett TN | American National University

Will I be able to fit classes into my busy life?

Our curricula are geared for students with busy work and family lives, who are looking to get started in a new career or advance in their current line of work. With your busy schedule in mind, ANU offers:

  • Online, on-campus, or blended degree programs: that allow you to take classes on your time in a format that fits you
  • Video conferencing options: which allows us to offer you classes without delaying your schedule and connects you to students across campuses and states
  • Day and evening on-campus classes1: To fit your scheduling needs
  • Each on-campus class held once a week: Leaving you with more time open for work and family
  • Frequent term starts with short breaks in between: so you can finish your degree quickly and retain the information you’ve learned
  • Short programs: Designed to equip you with a degree and get you started on your career without wasting your time

Will I be able to afford it?

Our professional financial planners can craft a plan to make college a reality for you. We understand that each student has unique circumstances and questions, which is why each student meets personally with a student service representative to identify available sources of financial assistance. Several financial aid/FAFSA options are available to students who qualify including:

What if I need help?

American National University has a family-like campus atmosphere with all the resources of a large university. From small classes, to a team of staff and faculty dedicated to helping you succeed, you’ll find you will fit right into the ANU Bartlett community.

  • Personalized attention: receive one-on-one attention from teachers and staff members who know you by name
  • Hands on learning with career professionals as instructors: Rather than just relying upon theoretical book learning, ANU offers instruction that gives you practical experience in your field, taught by people who have experience in your future field
  • Career Services: Even before you graduate, our career services team can help you prepare your resume, cover letters, interviewing techniques, and offer support in your search for your future career opportunities
  • Alumni Benefits: Our support doesn’t end at graduation, as an alumnus you will have access to our career services and refresher2 courses available throughout your career.

Come in for a tour of your future classrooms and meet your future teachers, staff members, and fellow-students today!





Where Are You Located?

Our campuses are easy to get to, offer ample parking, and with our eLearning options you may even be able to take classes from home.

Directions to the Bartlett TN location:





Our Faculty

The key to our success is a faculty of Professional Instructors with Industry Experience.  Drawing on personal insights, our instructors provide students with a real-world perspective to prepare them for success in well-defined fields of employment.

At American National University we emphasize individual attention for our students, from enrollment to graduation with frequent and helpful faculty interaction every step of the way.  Our class sizes are smaller, with an average of 15:1 student-to-faculty ratio, allowing for one-on-one interaction with instructors.

4 faculty listed below

Our Faculty at a Glance

Christopher  Burford - Department Chair - Business Management

Christopher Burford

Department Chair - Business Management

BS, MAcc

Christopher Burford has served in a variety of positions within the manufacturing industry, including financial service representative, staff accountant, plant accountant, cost accountant, and is currently senior cost accountant for Kruger Products. Christopher received his Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from Hampton University and his Master of Accountancy degree from Gardner-Webb University. He teaches managerial accounting, intermediate accounting I & II, and payroll accounting courses at the Bartlett Campus, where he also serves as the business and accounting department chair.

Colonious Davis - Director of Health Information Technology

Colonious Davis

Director of Health Information Technology

B. S.

Colonious M. Davis received his Bachelor of Science degree in Health Information Management from the University of Tennessee at Memphis. He worked for 35 years at the Regional Medical Center at Memphis as Manager of Outpatient Operations. Colonious brings a wealth of experience and knowledge of Health Information and Informatics into his role as Director of Health Information Technology for the Bartlett Campus.

Barton Joseph - Department Chair - Computer Applications Technology

Barton Joseph

Department Chair - Computer Applications Technology


Barton Joseph serves as department chair for the computer applications technology program at the National College of Business & Technology Bartlett Campus. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in computer science and is a senior technical analyst for FedEx Services, Inc. in Memphis, TN.

Latisha Robertson - Instructor

Latisha Robertson



Latisha Robertson has been an instructor at National College since 2009. She earned her bachelor's degree in Business Management from the University of Memphis, her Master of Business Administration degree from Strayer University, and is currently a doctoral candidate of Organizational Leadership at the University of Phoenix. Latisha served as a classroom instructor of GED Prep and Office Technology in Business for the Memphis Literacy Council. She also gained experience in the commodities trading industry working as a Research Assistant and Trading Coordinator. In addition, she currently is a Learning Coach for students enrolled in K-12 Online Public School.


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Career Services and Employer Partnerships

At American National University, the success of our students is always priority number one.

American National University knows that transitioning from being a student to becoming a working professional requires more than just a good education. At ANU, the process of helping you find great career opportunities begins long before you enter our doors. The academic leaders at ANU work with local employers to ensure that our programs align with careers of today and the future.

We will assist you with creating goals and exploring career options. No matter where you are in your career, you will always have access to the full range of services. Here are a few of the many services we offer:

  • Mock interviews
  • Business etiquette training
  • DVD, books, and magazines on conducting your job search
  • Coaching on dressing for success
  • Assistance with writing resumes and cover letters
  • Tips on researching potential employers
  • Access to current local job openings

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