Northern Arizona University

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Northern Arizona University

1900 S. Knoles Dr, Babbitt Administrative Center, Room 200
Flagstaff
AZ
86011-4092

Student Details

The Student Details section provides a numeric overview of the students enrolled at the institution. The data lists the number of total students and breaks down this statistic by gender, full-time vs. part-time students, and student-to-faculty-ratio. With this information, you can determine the school’s size, the availability and popularity of part-time programs compared to full-time programs, and the potential size of classes. This section also discusses the institution’s admissions and retention rate. With this information, you can gain a sense of your own likelihood of obtaining admittance to the institution, as well as how many students typically continue on at the institution after one year.
Total Number of Students 29,021
Number of Men 11,617
Number of Women 17,404
Percentage Women40%
Percentage Men60 %
Full-time Students 22220
Part-time Students 6801
Number of Applicants Not Reported
Number of Admitted Not Reported
Full-time Retention Rate (2015) 74%
Student-to-faculty Ratio 18 to 1

Tuition + Costs*

The Cost section provides an overview of how much it will cost to attend the institution for the full academic year. The section discusses the average annual cost of tuition, books and supplies, room and board, and extra expenses and fees. With this information, you can estimate how much it may cost you to attend the institution yourself.
yesTuition guaranteed plan
yesTuition payment plan
In-state Tuition $9,462
Books and Supplies $1,000
On Campus Room and Board $9,132
In-state Fees $896
Out of State Tuition $896
Application Fee $25
Estimated Total$21,411

Net Price + Financial Aid*

The Net Price & Federal aid provides an overview of the average amount of financial aid awarded to undergraduate and first-time students enrolled in the institution, as well as the percentage of students that received aid. The types of financial aid that is reported includes scholarship aid, institutional grant aid, federal grant aid, state/local grant aid, Pell grant aid, and federal student loan aid. With this information, you can get a feeling for the types of financial aid that you might receive once you are enrolled in the institution.
Average net price-students receiving grant or scholarship aid14615
Percent of undergraduate students receiving federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid 64%
Average amount of federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid dollars received by undergraduate students$8,177
Percent of full-time, first-time undergraduates receiving federal grant aid 37%
Average amount of federal grant aid received by full-time, first-time undergraduates $4,617
Percent of undergraduate students receiving Pell grants 37%
Average amount Pell grant aid received by undergraduate students $4,097
Percent of undergraduate students receiving federal student loans 52%
Average amount of federal student loan aid received by undergraduate students $6,956
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Degrees

The Degrees section provides an overview of the top area of studies that are awarded by the institution and the number of degrees that are awarded at each level. The degree types are classified by the US Department of Education’s CIP code system. With this information, you can begin to determine whether the institution offers the particular area of study and degree level that you would like to pursue.

Degrees Offered

yesLess Than 1 Yr Certificate
yes1 but Less Than 2 Yr Certificate
yesBachelor’s Degree
yesPostbaccalaurate Certificate
yesMaster’s Degree
yesPost-Master’s Degree
yesDoctor’s Degree – research/scholarship
yesDoctor’s Degree – professional practice

Degrees Awarded

Degrees Awarded by CIPCODE

Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies562
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse423
Elementary Education and Teaching355
Business Administration and Management, General306
Educational Leadership and Administration, General285
Psychology, General281
Hospitality Administration/Management, General250
Criminology243
Special Education and Teaching, General212
Biology/Biological Sciences, General185
Public Health, General150
Biomedical Sciences, General146
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services140
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management135
Finance, General135

Degrees Awarded by Level

Bachelor's Degree5227
Master's Degree1220
Award of Less Than 1 academic year419
Postbaccalaureate certificate101
Doctor's Degree - research/scholarship (new degree classification)49
Doctor's Dgree - professional practice (new degree classification)7

Additional Services

yesAcademic/career counseling service
yesEmployment services for students
yesPlacement services for completers
yesOpen admission policy

Sports and Athletics

yesNational Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
yesNCAA or NAIA member for football - Big Sky Conference
yesNCAA or NAIA member for basketball - Big Sky Conference
yesNCAA or NAIA member for cross country/track - Big Sky Conference

Institution’s internet website address http://nau.edu/
School Setting City: Small: Territory inside an urbanized area and inside a principal city with population less than 100,000.
Geographic RegionSouthwest AZ NM OK TX
PresidentRita Cheng
Name of System, Governing Board or Corporate Structure Institution is part of a system or corporate entity
Arizona Board of Regents
Opeflag Participates in Title IV federal financial aid programs
Institutional control or affiliationPublic institution - An educational institution whose programs and activities are operated by institutionly elected or appointed school officials and which is supported primarily by public funds.
Dual credit Yes
Calendar system Semester A calendar system that consists of two semesters during the academic year with about 16 weeks for each semester of instruction. There may be an additional summer session.
Admission test scores
Disclaimer
All data has been taken directly from the US Department of Education's IPEDS Data Center and reflects information that was self-reported by the institution for the 2012-2013 IPEDS Survey. Financial aid is only available to those who qualify. Refer to our glossary for additional reference for the information given above.