Northern Arizona University

Flagstaff, AZ

Northern Arizona University

1900 S Knoles Dr, Babbitt Administrative Center, Room 200
Flagstaff, AZ 86011-4092
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4.25 Based on 12 Reviews
Career Preparation
A-
Students and Culture
A-
Facilities
A
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Degree Overview

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Northern Arizona University.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

2470 Education and Liberal Arts Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Art Teacher Education
 
8
 
 
 
Bilingual and Multilingual Education
 
 
26
 
 
Biology Teacher Education
 
8
 
 
 
Chemistry Teacher Education
 
1
 
 
 
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other
 
8
 
 
 
Community College Education
 
 
 
17
 
Computer Teacher Education
 
 
42
 
 
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
 
 
124
2
 
Creative Writing
 
 
16
 
 
Curriculum and Instruction
 
 
 
 
16
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
 
30
19
 
 
Education/Teaching of Individuals In Early Childhood Special Education Programs
 
0
 
 
 
Education/Teaching of Individuals Who Are Developmentally Delayed
 
 
 
28
 
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism
 
 
 
2
 
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
 
 
273
16
24
Elementary and Middle School Administration/Principalship
 
 
 
34
 
Elementary Education and Teaching
 
305
41
51
 
English Language and Literature, General
 
73
1
58
 
English Language and Literature/Letters, Other
 
 
16
 
 
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
 
50
6
 
 
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
 
35
 
 
 
French Language Teacher Education
 
0
 
 
 
German Language Teacher Education
 
0
 
 
 
Health Teacher Education
 
5
 
 
 
History Teacher Education
 
28
 
 
 
International and Comparative Education
 
 
0
 
 
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
 
545
 
5
 
Mathematics Teacher Education
 
8
7
 
 
Music Teacher Education
 
22
 
 
 
Physics Teacher Education
 
3
 
 
 
Rhetoric and Composition
 
 
20
 
 
Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies, Other
 
 
 
5
 
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
 
4
7
 
 
Secondary Education and Teaching
 
 
5
0
 
Spanish Language and Literature
 
21
 
 
 
Spanish Language Teacher Education
 
4
10
 
 
Special Education and Teaching, General
 
110
55
 
 
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
 
51
13
0
 
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
 
 
68
81
 
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other
 
 
10
 
 
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
 
 
11
 
 
Teaching English As a Second or Foreign Language/Esl Language Instructor
 
 
12
3
 
Technical Teacher Education
 
23
 
4
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

1375 Healthcare Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Athletic Training/Trainer
 
 
21
 
 
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
 
59
 
 
 
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
 
 
58
14
 
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
 
138
 
 
 
Medical Scientist
 
 
 
0
 
Nursing Practice
 
 
 
 
6
Occupational Therapy/Therapist
 
 
 
 
36
Physical Therapy/Therapist
 
 
 
 
168
Physician Assistant
 
 
46
 
 
Public Health, General
 
249
0
 
 
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
 
558
22
 
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

1061 Business Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
 
79
 
8
 
Advertising
 
0
 
 
 
Business Administration and Management, General
 
324
37
13
 
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
 
 
3
 
 
Business/Managerial Economics
 
29
 
25
 
Customer Service Management
 
 
 
0
 
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
 
 
 
1
 
Finance and Financial Management Services, Other
 
 
 
21
 
Finance, General
 
173
 
 
 
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
 
 
 
10
 
International Business/Trade/Commerce
 
 
 
11
 
Investments and Securities
 
 
 
47
 
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
 
18
 
 
 
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
 
137
 
25
 
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
 
 
95
5
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

920 Human and Social Sciences Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
American Indian/Native American Studies
 
3
 
0
 
Anthropology
 
40
18
 
 
Behavioral Aspects of Health
 
 
 
 
0
Behavioral Sciences
 
 
 
4
 
Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling
 
 
 
0
 
Cultural Studies/Critical Theory and Analysis
 
24
 
 
 
Educational Psychology
 
 
 
 
4
Ethnic Studies
 
 
 
3
 
History, General
 
40
3
 
 
Human Services, General
 
 
 
2
 
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
 
1
 
 
 
International Relations and Affairs
 
54
 
 
 
Linguistics
 
 
 
 
2
Medieval and Renaissance Studies
 
 
 
0
 
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
 
77
 
 
 
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
 
 
 
0
 
Philosophy
 
11
 
 
 
Political Science and Government, General
 
63
3
0
3
Psychology, General
 
286
10
 
 
Public Administration
 
9
6
 
 
Public Policy Analysis, General
 
 
 
0
 
School Psychology
 
 
9
 
 
Social Sciences, Other
 
1
 
 
 
Social Work
 
143
0
 
 
Sociology
 
76
6
 
 
Sustainability Studies
 
 
10
 
 
Women's Studies
 
7
 
2
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

768 Engineering Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biological/Biosystems Engineering
 
 
 
 
0
Biomedical Sciences, General
 
226
 
 
 
Biotechnology
 
 
 
2
 
Civil Engineering, General
 
61
2
 
 
Computer Engineering, General
 
12
 
 
 
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
 
78
4
 
 
Engineering Science
 
 
 
1
6
Engineering, General
 
 
14
 
 
Environmental Science
 
40
14
 
 
Environmental Studies
 
53
 
 
 
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
 
32
3
 
 
Geographic Information Science and Cartography
 
 
12
7
 
Mechanical Engineering
 
198
3
 
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

525 Mathematics and Science Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Astronomy
 
2
 
 
0
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
 
163
19
 
8
Biotechnology
 
 
 
2
 
Chemistry, General
 
75
3
 
 
Computational Science
 
0
 
 
 
Conservation Biology
 
 
 
0
 
Environmental Biology
 
12
 
 
 
Geography
 
11
 
 
 
Geology/Earth Science, General
 
24
11
 
 
Informatics
 
0
2
 
0
Mathematics, General
 
38
3
 
 
Microbiology, General
 
28
 
 
 
Physical Sciences, Other
 
17
 
 
 
Physics, General
 
14
5
 
 
Science Technologies/Technicians, Other
 
76
 
 
 
Statistics, General
 
 
9
 
 
Statistics, Other
 
 
 
2
 
Technical and Scientific Communication
 
 
 
0
 
Zoology/Animal Biology
 
1
 
 
 

323 Hospitality Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Hospitality Administration/Management, General
 
217
 
31
 
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
 
 
 
0
 
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
 
72
0
0
 
Tourism and Travel Services Management
 
 
 
3
 

284 Communication and Media Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Communication, General
 
 
 
2
 
Design and Visual Communications, General
 
49
 
 
 
Journalism
 
27
 
 
 
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other
 
150
 
 
 
Public Relations/Image Management
 
3
 
5
 
Radio and Television
 
48
 
 
 

204 Computer Technology Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer Science
 
42
3
 
 
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
 
13
 
 
 
Management Information Systems, General
 
98
3
45
 

178 Agriculture Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Forest Management/Forest Resources Management
 
 
 
82
 
Forest Sciences and Biology
 
28
9
 
5
Forestry, General
 
 
4
 
 
Natural Resources Management and Policy
 
 
12
 
 
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management
 
 
 
38
 

158 Art and Design Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Design and Applied Arts, Other
 
 
 
1
 
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
 
26
 
 
 
Fine/Studio Arts, General
 
20
 
 
 
Interior Design
 
34
 
 
 
Music Pedagogy
 
 
 
0
 
Music Performance, General
 
23
 
2
 
Music, General
 
5
13
 
 
Painting
 
0
 
 
 
Photography
 
12
 
 
 
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
 
 
17
5
 

40 Trades and Careers Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Construction Management
 
40
 
 
 

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Online Programs

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Program
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
American Indian/Native American Studies
 
 
 
 
Bilingual and Multilingual Education
 
 
 
 
Business Administration and Management, General
 
 
 
Communication, General
 
 
 
 
Community College Education
 
 
 
 
Computer Teacher Education
 
 
 
 
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
 
 
 
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
 
 
 
 
Criminal Justice/Police Science
 
 
 
 
Criminology
 
 
 
 
Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management
 
 
 
 
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
 
 
 
 
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
 
 
 
 
Education/Teaching of Individuals Who Are Developmentally Delayed
 
 
 
 
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism
 
 
 
 
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
 
 
 
 
Elementary and Middle School Administration/Principalship
 
 
 
 
Elementary Education and Teaching
 
 
 
 
English Language and Literature, General
 
 
 
 
English Language and Literature/Letters, Other
 
 
 
 
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
 
 
 
 
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
 
 
 
Geographic Information Science and Cartography
 
 
 
Homeland Security
 
 
 
 
Hospitality Administration/Management, General
 
 
 
Human Services, General
 
 
 
 
International and Comparative Education
 
 
 
 
Law Enforcement Intelligence Analysis
 
 
 
 
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
 
 
 
 
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
 
 
 
 
Management Information Systems, General
 
 
 
Mathematics Teacher Education
 
 
 
 
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
 
 
 
 
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
 
 
 
Nursing Practice
 
 
 
 
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
 
 
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
 
 
 
Psychology, General
 
 
 
 
Public Administration
 
 
 
Public Health, General
 
 
 
 
Public Policy Analysis, General
 
 
 
 
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
 
 
 
Rhetoric and Composition
 
 
 
 
Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies, Other
 
 
 
 
Science Technologies/Technicians, Other
 
 
 
 
Secondary Education and Teaching
 
 
 
 
Social Work
 
 
 
Sociology
 
 
 
 
Special Education and Teaching, General
 
 
 
 
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
 
 
 
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
 
 
 
 
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other
 
 
 
 
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
 
 
 
 
Technical Teacher Education
 
 
 

Accreditation Information

This institution is accredited by Higher Learning Commission
Specialized Institution Accreditations
American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
  • Dental Hygiene (DH)
American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
  • Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
  • Professional/Scientific Psychology (PSPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
  • Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
  • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
  • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
  • Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
  • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools

* Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)

Alumni & Student Reviews

A- Excellent
Career Preparation

What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?

4.0833333333333 Based on 12 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Elementary and Special Education, Class of 2003

    I was well prepared for teaching through instruction and internships.

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Elementary Education, Class of 1998

    I attended a satellite branch at my local community college, and our classes were held in actual elementary school classrooms, often with that teacher present and available to answer questions and/or give advice.

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    BM in Vocal Performance, Class of 2009

    Professor referrals, undergraduate focused immersion in area of study, voice lessons, language, diction

    3 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Nutrition & Health Science, Class of 2009

    Capstone project, required internships, required writing class based on your degree

    3 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    BS-education/MAED-Leadership, Class of 1994

    At the time many,exchanges,trips,labs,on sight studies and research

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Masters in Educational Leadership , Class of 2005

    Real world curriculum in educational leadership

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Environmental Science/Biology, Class of 1992

    Did a lot of work in the field and professors very available so easy to transition to real world.

    5 Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Students and Culture

What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?

4.1666666666667 Based on 12 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Elementary and Special Education, Class of 2003

    NAU is a diverse school. There are a lot of hippies, in addition to students from all around the country and the world. There are many cultural events in Flagstaff.

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Elementary Education, Class of 1998

    I did not attend the actual campus, I only went there to receive my degree.

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Nutrition & Health Science, Class of 2009

    Very earthy/outdoorsy. Embraces the natural history of the surrounding area.

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Environmental Science/Biology, Class of 1992

    small university in a small town so diverse, friendly, accessible, and down to earth.

    5 Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Facilities

What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.

4.25 Based on 12 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Elementary and Special Education, Class of 2003

    We used to work in Mac labs in the education building. The classrooms, dining halls, and dorms were all pretty standard, but that was more than 10 years ago.

    3 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Nutrition & Health Science, Class of 2009

    Decent when I went there, and now exceptional. Was under a lot of construction for improvements during my time which was a little frustrating but all in preparation for the better!

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    BS-education/MAED-Leadership, Class of 1994

    Things are much different now, than when I first started university in 1974.

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Masters degree, Class of 2011

    didn't use dorms, but library was great and classrooms were nice.

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Psychology, Class of 2005

    Some were older when I was in school, but have since been updated

    5 Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Activities and Groups

What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?

4.5 Based on 12 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Elementary and Special Education, Class of 2003

    There is a diverse population and a wide variety of activities. There is a large and diverse live music and night life scene.

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Nutrition & Health Science, Class of 2009

    Outdoor clubs: hiking, skiing, rock climbing

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    BS-education/MAED-Leadership, Class of 1994

    At the time,skiing,hiking, Radio-TV.

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Masters degree, Class of 2011

    not sure, didn't participate in any

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Masters in Educational Leadership , Class of 2005

    CONSERVING NATURE'S STAGEA new strategy to support species in the face of climate chang

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Environmental Science/Biology, Class of 1992

    A lot of outdoor activities - skiing, hiking, mountain biking.

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Psychology, Class of 2005

    In the mountains and snow, which was unique to AZ. Snow activities

    4 Rated January 2016
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