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Northern Arizona University Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Flagstaff, AZ

Academic Calendar System
Summer Session
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • American Indian/Native American Studies
  • Anthropology
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Astronomy
  • Biology Teacher Education
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Biomedical Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Chemistry Teacher Education
  • Chemistry, General
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other
  • Computational Science
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
  • Construction Management
  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
  • Criminology
  • Cultural Studies/Critical Theory and Analysis
  • Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
  • Design and Visual Communications, General
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • Environmental Biology
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Studies
  • Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
  • Finance, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
  • Forest Sciences and Biology
  • Geography
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Health Teacher Education
  • History Teacher Education
  • History, General
  • Hospitality Administration/Management, General
  • Informatics
  • Interior Design
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Journalism
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Microbiology, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music, General
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Photography
  • Physical Sciences, Other
  • Physics Teacher Education
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Pre-Law Studies
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Administration
  • Public Health, General
  • Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other
  • Radio and Television
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language Teacher Education
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Technical Teacher Education
  • Women's Studies
Most Popular Disciplines
Business/marketing, Health professions and related sciences, Education, Liberal arts/general studies
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Business administration, engineering, forestry, social work, Athletic Training, Communication, Communication Sciences and Disorders, Criminology and Criminal Justice, Education: Career and Technical Education, English, ‘Geography, Planning and Recreation’, History, Psychological Sciences, Sociology, Spanish, Sustainable Communities
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction

Full-Time Faculty
Part-Time Faculty
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
Regular Class Size
Not reported
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
Not reported

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Library Available on Campus
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction
Not Offered
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education

Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Music, Master of Arts, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Science, Master of Public Administration, Master of Arts in Teaching

Master's Programs of Study

  • Anthropology
  • Applied Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Communication Disorders
  • Criminal Justice and Criminology
  • English
  • English as a Second Language
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Geography
  • History
  • Linguistics
  • Music
  • Physics
  • Political Science
  • Psychology--General
  • Public Administration
  • Recreation and Park Management
  • Rhetoric
  • Secondary Education
  • Sociology
  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Writing

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Philosophy

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Applied Physics
  • English
  • English as a Second Language
  • Linguistics
  • Physics
  • Political Science
  • Public Administration
  • Rhetoric
  • Secondary Education
  • Writing

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