Major Programs at NAU

Northern Arizona University offers 237 programs through Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate and Post-Graduate Certifica degrees/programs. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education.

  • Total number of programs: 237
  • Total number of online programs: 65
  • Offered degrees/programs: Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate, Post-Graduate Certificate

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Offered Degrees At Northern Arizona University

Northern Arizona University is categorized by Research University (high research activity) by Carnegie categorization. Northern Arizona University offers 237 major programs for Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate, Post-Graduate Certificate. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 8,111 students have completed their study at Northern Arizona University.
Offered Degrees at Northern Arizona University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Less than one year certificate397525
One but less than two years certificate1045
Bachelor's Degree93186,042
Master's Degree60221,198
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship12058
Doctor's degree - other31116
Post Bachelor's Degree2816120
Post Master's Degree117
Total237658,111

Degree, Major Programs and Completers by Award Level

Northern Arizona University offers 237 programs through Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 8,111 students have completed their studies.
  • 6,042 students have earned/completed Bachelor's program.
  • 1,198 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 116 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 525 students have earned/completed 1 Year Certificate program.
  • 45 students have earned/completed 1-2 Years Certificate program.
  • 120 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 7 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 118
Environmental Studies44
Environmental Science39
Forest Sciences and Biology35
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 6
American Indian/Native American Studies4
Women's Studies2
Communication and Journalism [+] 286
Speech Communication and Rhetoric67
Journalism30
Radio and Television54
Public Relations/Image Management0
Advertising0
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication (other)127
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs (other)8
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 65
Informatics0
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst17
Computer Science48
Education [+] 553
Special Education and Teaching140
Elementary Education and Teaching290
Early Childhood Education and Teaching17
Art Teacher Education7
English/Language Arts Teacher Education23
Health Teacher Education5
Mathematics Teacher Education9
Music Teacher Education20
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education2
Technical Teacher Education20
Biology Teacher Education3
Chemistry Teacher Education0
French Language Teacher Education0
German Language Teacher Education0
History Teacher Education15
Physics Teacher Education0
Spanish Language Teacher Education2
Engineering [+] 360
Civil Engineering59
Electrical and Electronics Engineering82
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering34
Mechanical Engineering185
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 57
Foreign Languages and Literatures26
Spanish Language and Literature31
Legal Studies [+] 7
Pre-Law Studies7
English Language And Literature [+] 63
English Language and Literature62
Rhetoric and Composition1
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 573
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies573
Humanities/Humanistic Studies0
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 405
Biology/Biological Sciences178
Biomedical Sciences192
Microbiology27
Environmental Biology8
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 29
Mathematics29
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 5
Biological and Physical Sciences0
Cultural Studies/Critical Theory and Analysis5
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 209
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies70
Kinesiology and Exercise Science139
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 11
Philosophy11
Physical Sciences [+] 102
Astronomy1
Chemistry52
Geology/Earth Science31
Physics9
Physical Sciences (other)9
Science Technologies/Technicians [+] 78
Science Technologies/Technicians (other)78
Psychology [+] 232
Psychology232
Human Services [+] 132
Public Administration19
Social Work113
Social Sciences [+] 425
Anthropology31
Criminology248
Geography17
International Relations and Affairs35
Political Science and Government42
Sociology52
Social Sciences (other)0
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 180
Design and Visual Communications50
Interior Design32
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts18
Photography26
Fine/Studio Arts20
Painting2
Music11
Music Performance20
Voice and Opera1
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 939
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist58
Athletic Training/Trainer0
Public Health256
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse625
Business [+] 1,116
Business Administration and Management311
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management25
Accounting79
Business/Managerial Economics28
Finance151
Hospitality Administration/Management254
Management Information Systems99
Marketing/Marketing Management130
Fashion Merchandising1
Construction Management38
History [+] 24
History24
Total6,042
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 37
Environmental Science11
Natural Resources Management and Policy10
Forestry6
Forest Sciences and Biology10
Communication and Journalism [+] 4
Speech Communication and Rhetoric4
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 3
Computer Science3
Education [+] 612
Bilingual and Multilingual Education16
Educational Leadership and Administration269
Special Education and Teaching30
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services110
Elementary Education and Teaching64
Secondary Education and Teaching1
Early Childhood Education and Teaching32
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)7
English/Language Arts Teacher Education0
Mathematics Teacher Education12
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education7
Computer Teacher Education35
Spanish Language Teacher Education8
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)10
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor11
Engineering [+] 25
Engineering16
Civil Engineering1
Electrical and Electronics Engineering0
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering3
Mechanical Engineering5
English Language And Literature [+] 63
English Language and Literature1
Creative Writing14
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing17
Rhetoric and Composition12
English Language and Literature/Letters (other)19
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 18
Biology/Biological Sciences18
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 17
Mathematics5
Statistics12
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 12
Sustainability Studies12
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 0
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0
Physical Sciences [+] 20
Chemistry6
Geology/Earth Science9
Physics5
Psychology [+] 27
Psychology11
School Psychology16
Human Services [+] 10
Public Administration10
Social Sciences [+] 29
Anthropology16
Criminology4
Geographic Information Science and Cartography4
Political Science and Government3
Sociology2
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 10
Music9
Music Theory and Composition1
Music (other)0
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 186
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist61
Physician Assistant50
Athletic Training/Trainer18
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse19
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing38
Business [+] 121
Business Administration and Management26
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management90
Business Administration, Management and Operations (other)5
Management Information Systems0
History [+] 4
History4
Total1,198
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 0
Forest Sciences and Biology0
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 0
Informatics0
Education [+] 31
Curriculum and Instruction6
Educational Leadership and Administration25
Engineering [+] 4
Engineering Science4
Biological/Biosystems Engineering0
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 8
Linguistics8
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 7
Biology/Biological Sciences7
Physical Sciences [+] 0
Astronomy0
Psychology [+] 4
Educational Psychology4
Social Sciences [+] 4
Political Science and Government4
History [+] 0
History0
Total58
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 116
Occupational Therapy/Therapist27
Physical Therapy/Therapist88
Nursing Practice1
Total116
1 Year Certificate Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 72
Forest Management/Forest Resources Management44
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management28
Communication and Journalism [+] 45
Speech Communication and Rhetoric2
Public Relations/Image Management43
Education [+] 3
Secondary Education and Teaching1
Technical Teacher Education0
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor2
Engineering [+] 0
Engineering Science0
English Language And Literature [+] 58
English Language and Literature58
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 5
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies5
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 6
Biotechnology4
Conservation Biology2
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 6
Medieval and Renaissance Studies0
Behavioral Sciences6
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)0
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 3
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies2
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 22
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration1
Law Enforcement Intelligence Analysis5
Homeland Security7
Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management9
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 3
Design and Applied Arts (other)1
Music Pedagogy2
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 81
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist81
Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling0
Business [+] 221
Business Administration and Management17
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management0
Customer Service Management6
Accounting5
Business/Managerial Economics25
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies4
Investments and Securities55
Finance and Financial Management Services (other)23
Hospitality Administration/Management30
Tourism and Travel Services Management3
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration3
International Business/Trade/Commerce9
Management Information Systems39
Marketing/Marketing Management2
Total525
1-2 Years Certificate Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Education [+] 45
Elementary Education and Teaching45
Total45
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 7
Ethnic Studies2
American Indian/Native American Studies1
Women's Studies4
Communication and Journalism [+] 4
Communication4
Technical and Scientific Communication0
Education [+] 79
Educational Leadership and Administration25
Community College Education11
Elementary and Middle School Administration/Principalship13
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism3
Education/Teaching of Individuals Who are Developmentally Delayed15
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services0
Technical Teacher Education7
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor5
English Language And Literature [+] 6
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing4
Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies (other)2
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 0
Conservation Biology0
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 5
Statistics (other)5
Psychology [+] 0
Psychology (other)0
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 0
Criminal Justice/Police Science0
Human Services [+] 1
Human Services0
Public Policy Analysis1
Social Sciences [+] 10
Geographic Information Science and Cartography10
Political Science and Government0
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 0
Music Performance0
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0
Medical Scientist0
Health Services Administration0
Business [+] 6
Business Administration and Management2
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management4
Total120
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 7
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing7
Total7

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