NAU Student Population

Total 31,066 students are enrolled in Northern Arizona University (27,072 undergraduate and 3,994 graduate). Among them, 6,304 students are enrolled in online degree/certificate programs. 1,786 faculties are working for Northern Arizona University and student to faculty ratio is 17.39 to 1.

  • Total Student Population: 31,066
  • Undergraduate: 27,072
  • Graduate: 3,994
  • Online Students: 6,304

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Population By Gender/Attending Status

For academic year 2019-2020, total 31,066 students enrolled into Northern Arizona University. 27,072 enrolled in undergraduate programs and 3,994 students enrolled in graduate programs. By attending status. there are 23,903 full-time and 7,163 part-time students. By gender, 11,535 male and 19,198 female students are attending at Northern Arizona University. Next table summarizes the student population by gender and attending status for Northern Arizona University.
Student Population By Gender
Northern Arizona University
TotalMaleFemale
Total30,73311,53519,198
Undergraduate26,51110,20816,303
Graduate4,2221,3272,895
Student Population By Attending Status
Northern Arizona University
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total30,73323,9036,830
Undergraduate26,51121,7314,780
Graduate4,2222,1722,050

Population by Race/Ethnicity

Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at Northern Arizona University.
There are 16,939 White (55.12%), 1,019 Black/African American (3.32%), 7,395 Hispanic (24.06%), 669 Asian (2.18%), and 4,711 students with other races.
Student Population By Race/ethnicity at Northern Arizona University
TotalMaleFemale
Total30,73311,53519,198
American Indian/Native American878264614
Asian669227442
Black/African American1,019410609
Hispanic7,3952,5194,876
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander864046
White16,9396,24310,696
Two More1,6606261,034
Un-Known807455352
Undergraduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at Northern Arizona University
TotalMaleFemale
Total26,51110,20816,303
American Indian/Native American697215482
Asian567204363
Black/African American837346491
Hispanic6,6252,2984,327
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander763739
White14,3945,4748,920
Two More1,498574924
Un-Known738435303
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at Northern Arizona University
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,2221,3272,895
American Indian/Native American18149132
Asian1022379
Black/African American18264118
Hispanic770221549
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander1037
White2,5457691,776
Two More16252110
Un-Known692049

Online Student Population

Northern Arizona University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. 6,304 students (20.29% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 7,024 students (22.61% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for Northern Arizona University.
Distance Learning Student Population at Northern Arizona University
TotalEnrolled ExclusivelyEnrolled Some CoursesNot In Online Courses
Total31,0666,3047,02417,738
Undergraduate27,0724,4836,60115,988
Graduate3,9941,8214231,750

Population by Student Age

The following table summarizes the students population by age at Northern Arizona University. 12,874 students are aged 20 to 24 (41.44% of total students), 10,250 students are aged below 20 (32.99%), 674 students are aged above 50 (2.17%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Northern Arizona University.
Student Population By Age at Northern Arizona University
TotalMaleFemale
Total31,06611,81219,254
Under 18402122280
Age 18-199,8483,6146,234
Age 20-218,2743,2125,062
Age 22-244,6002,0392,561
Age 25-292,9821,1791,803
Age 30-341,7196441,075
Age 35-391,171398773
Age 40-491,396421975
Age 50-64632167465
Over 64421626
Undergraduate Student Population By Age at Northern Arizona University
TotalMaleFemale
Total27,07210,58716,485
Under 18402122280
Age 18-199,8483,6146,234
Age 20-218,2443,2075,037
Age 22-243,8031,8191,984
Age 25-291,9048271,077
Age 30-341,058404654
Age 35-39686250436
Age 40-49791248543
Age 50-6431789228
Over 6419712
Graduate Student Population By Age at Northern Arizona University
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,9941,2252,769
Age 20-2130525
Age 22-24797220577
Age 25-291,078352726
Age 30-34661240421
Age 35-39485148337
Age 40-49605173432
Age 50-6431578237
Over 6423914

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