Offered Degrees and Major Programs

University of Alaska Anchorage offers 158 programs through Certificate, Associate, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, and Post Graduate Certificate. By degree types, it offers 39 Associate, 53 Bachelor's, 22 Master's, 2 Doctorate (research), 17 1 Year Certificate, 13 1-2 Years certificates, 12 Post-BS Certificate programs.
It also offers its programs via online learning and 29 programs are available through Certificate, Associate, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, and Post Graduate Certificate. By degree types, it offers 6 Associate, 2 Bachelor's, 8 Master's, 1 Doctorate (research), 7 1 Year Certificate, 2 1-2 Years certificates, 3 Post-BS Certificate program in the virtual environment.
For academic year 2020-2021, total 2,444 students have completed their degree/programs and graduated from University of Alaska Anchorage.
The following table summarizes the offered degrees and programs with number of programs and number of completers.

Number of Programs with Completers

Number of ProgramsNumber of Online ProgramsNumber of Completers
Associate396773
Bachelor's5321,209
Master's228247
Doctorate (research)212
1 Year Certificate17760
1-2 Years certificates13264
Post-BS Certificate12389
Total158292,444

Best Programs

AssociateBachelorMaster
Associate Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Medical/Clinical Assistant$51,700
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology$37,300
Accounting$29,900
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies$27,600
Bachelor Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Construction Management$72,400
Master Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Management Science$71,300
Social Work$51,800
Education$51,600

Popular Programs

CertificateAssociateBachelor'sPost-graduateMaster's

Major Programs by Offered Degree

1 Year Certificate1-2 Years CertificateAssociateBachelor'sMaster'sDoctorate (Research)Post-Bachelor's
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer and Information Sciences 1 completers-
System, Networking, and LAN/WAN Management/Manager1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology 2 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering Technology/Technician2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics (2 completers) 4 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
American Indian/Native American Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics4-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Work and Family Studies (2 completers) 1 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Child Care Provider/Assistant1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting (2 completers) 0 completers-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting0-
Corrections and Criminal Justice (other)0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Human Services 0 completers-
Human Services0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mechanics and Repairers 2 completers-
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair0-
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology0-
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Precision Production Trades 8 completers-
Precision Production Trades0-
Welding Technology/Welder8-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences (6 completers) 25 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder10-
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant5-
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant4-
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer2-
Phlebotomy Technician/Phlebotomist4-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 11 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management3-
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services8-
Business Operations Support and Secretarial Services (other)0-
Total60
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology 17 completers-
Petroleum Technology/Technician13-
Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD/CADD4-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies 0 completers-
Law0-
Legal Assistant/Paralegal0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting (2 completers) 0 completers-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting0-
Corrections0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Human Services 0 completers-
Human Services0-
Community Organization and Advocacy0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mechanics and Repairers 28 completers-
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair0-
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology2-
Heavy Equipment Maintenance Technology/Technician2-
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician1-
Airframe Mechanics and Aircraft Maintenance Technology/Technician23-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Precision Production Trades 5 completers-
Precision Production Trades0-
Welding Technology/Welder5-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 5 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Dental Assisting/Assistant5-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 4 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management4-
Small Business Administration/Management0-
Total64
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 3 completers-
Disability Studies3-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer and Information Sciences 23 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Programming, Specific Applications3-
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications20-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Personal and Culinary Services 17 completers-
Personal and Culinary Services0-
Culinary Arts/Chef Training17-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology (2 completers) 92 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician5-
Instrumentation Technology/Technician12-
Industrial Technology/Technician1-
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians (other)55-
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician9-
Surveying Technology/Surveying2-
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology8-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Work and Family Studies 7 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Child Care Provider/Assistant7-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies 2 completers-
Law0-
Legal Assistant/Paralegal2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Liberal Arts and Sciences, Humanities (1 completers) 250 completers$27,600
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies250$27,600
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies 5 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Outdoor Education5-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Science Technologies/Technicians 2 completers-
Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician0-
Science Technologies/Technicians (other)2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting 14 completers-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting0-
Fire Protection (other)14-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mechanics and Repairers 19 completers-
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair0-
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology3-
Heavy Equipment Maintenance Technology/Technician5-
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician9-
Airframe Mechanics and Aircraft Maintenance Technology/Technician2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Precision Production Trades 12 completers-
Precision Production Trades0-
Welding Technology/Welder12-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Transportation and Materials Moving 17 completers$37,300
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology0$37,300
Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew4-
Aviation/Airway Management and Operations8-
Air Traffic Controller5-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences (2 completers) 237 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Dental Assisting/Assistant6-
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist14-
Medical/Clinical Assistant27$51,700
Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant12-
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician5-
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer19-
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician5-
Pre-Nursing Studies104-
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician45-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 72 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management6-
Accounting25$29,900
Management Information Systems3-
Construction Management6-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services (other)32-
Total773
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources and Conservation 16 completers-
Environmental Studies16-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism 26 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Journalism26-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer and Information Sciences 22 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences22-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education 60 completers-
Education0-
Elementary Education and Teaching29-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching25-
Music Teacher Education6-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering 105 completers$54,900
Engineering7$54,900
Civil Engineering29$57,700
Computer Engineering6-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering11-
Mechanical Engineering52-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology (2 completers) 18 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician0-
Surveying Technology/Surveying18-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 15 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures15-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Work and Family Studies 1 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies 0 completers-
Law0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
English Language and Literature 33 completers-
English Language and Literature33-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 46 completers$24,400
Biology/Biological Sciences46$24,400
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mathematics and Statistics 14 completers-
Mathematics14-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies 57 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences47-
International/Global Studies10-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies 16 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Health and Physical Education/Fitness (other)16-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Philosophy and Religious Studies 9 completers-
Philosophy9-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Physical Sciences 20 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry4-
Geology/Earth Science16-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Science Technologies/Technicians (2 completers) 14 completers-
Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician0-
Science Technologies/Technicians (other)14-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology 68 completers$37,600
Psychology68$37,600
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting 35 completers$37,400
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting0$37,400
Corrections and Criminal Justice (other)35-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Human Services 33 completers-
Human Services0-
Social Work33-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Social Sciences 66 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology22-
Economics19-
Political Science and Government12-
Sociology13-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Transportation and Materials Moving 36 completers$41,600
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology36$41,600
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Visual and Performing Arts 32 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology4-
Art/Art Studies25$21,500
Music3-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 234 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist10-
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist20-
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician15-
Public Health36-
Dietetics/Dietitian13-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse140$70,700
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 187 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management62$45,800
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management12-
Accounting49$52,100
Finance26$48,500
Hospitality Administration/Management12-
Management Information Systems3-
Marketing/Marketing Management8-
Construction Management15$72,400
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
History 23 completers-
History23-
Total1,209
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education (3 completers) 39 completers$51,600
Educational Leadership and Administration12-
Special Education and Teaching11-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)16-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering (2 completers) 52 completers-
Engineering0-
Civil Engineering15-
Civil Engineering (other)16-
Mechanical Engineering1-
Engineering (other)20-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
English Language and Literature 20 completers-
English Language and Literature7-
Creative Writing13-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 2 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies 2 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Physical Sciences 0 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences (other)0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology 8 completers-
Psychology0-
Clinical Psychology8-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Human Services (2 completers) 25 completers-
Human Services0-
Public Administration6-
Social Work19$51,800
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Social Sciences 6 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology6-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences (4 completers) 34 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Public Health12-
Dietetics/Dietitian0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse22-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 0 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management0-
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management0-
Total247
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 0 completers-
Nursing Practice0-
Total2
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education (2 completers) 70 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration12-
Special Education and Teaching13-
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Speech or Language Impairments5-
Elementary Education and Teaching5-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching1-
Foreign Language Teacher Education34-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies 5 completers-
Law0-
Legal Assistant/Paralegal5-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Human Services 2 completers-
Human Services0-
Youth Services/Administration2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 8 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Dietetics/Dietitian8-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing0-
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing0-
Nursing Education0-
Total89