Northern Arizona University

Acceptance Rate 82 %
Tuition & Fees $26,642
Student Population 29,566
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $10,239
Graduation Rate 57 %

Academic Overview

Northern Arizona University Campus, Flagstaff, AZ
Northern Arizona University is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Flagstaff, Arizona. It is a Research University (high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $11,896 for Arizona residents and $26,642 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 29,566 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 82% and the graduation rate is 57% last year.
The salary after graduation from Northern Arizona University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $44,600. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Northern Arizona University are $11,896 for Arizona residents and $26,642 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $11,166 for in-state students and $19,487 for out-of-state students.
Northern Arizona University 2021 Tuition & Fees
Arizona ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at NAU. The acceptance rate of NAU is 82% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 17%. The average graduation rate is 57% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $10,239 and 77% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 29,566 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Northern Arizona University is 82 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Northern Arizona University is 57 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Northern Arizona University is 73 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Northern Arizona University is 29,566
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Northern Arizona University is 19 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
19 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $10,239 at Northern Arizona University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

NAU offers 237 major programs through online and on-site education where 70 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate389
One but less than two years certificate20
Bachelor's Degree9318
Post Bachelor's Degree2616
Master's Degree6225
Post Master's Degree11
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship120
Doctor's degree - professional practice31

Special Learning Opportunities

Northern Arizona University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:10,262)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,706)

Veterans Benefits

Northern Arizona University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges