School Overview

Northern Arizona University is a Public, 4 years college located in Flagstaff, Arizona. NAU ranked 245th in National Universities and 2nd in Arizona Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 29,566 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1. It is a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. NAU's acceptance rate is 78.35% last year (undergraduate school).
Northern Arizona University is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Contact Information
Address1900 S Knoles Dr, Babbitt Administrative Center, Room 200, Flagstaff, AZ 86011-4092
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School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Northern Arizona University is 78.35% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 15.77%. The application fees are $25 for undergraduate programs and $65 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate78.35 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)15.77 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$25
Graduate Application Fees$65

Tuition & Fees

NAU's 2022 tuition & fees is $11,896 for Arizona residents and $26,642 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $11,555 for Arizona residents and $20,125 for out-of-students.
Arizona ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$11,896$26,642
Graduate Tuition & Fees$11,555$20,125
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 29,566 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 6,363 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. NAU has 25,228 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 4,338 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students29,566
Undergraduate Students25,228
Graduate Students4,338
Online Enrollment6,363

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs234 Programs
Number of online programs22 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
2 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
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