The graduate college
What makes NAU the best
place to get your graduate degree?
With Northern Arizona
University’s graduate programs, you’ll experience:
- high-level research opportunities:
sponsored support for research has increased more than 300 percent since
campus focused on sustainability: Sierra magazine
named NAU among the “nation’s coolest schools” for efforts to stop global
- the choice of an award-winning
and flexible online learning environment
- a university committed to
diversity: Diverse: Issues in Higher Education ranked NAU
in the top ten for education master’s degrees awarded to minorities
In our students’ own
words, see what makes us
Gain the competitive advantage with a graduate degree
Our graduate programs will help you fulfill your potential in fields as diverse as biotechnology, health, business, environmental and sustainable systems, and teaching. We offer more than 50 master’s degrees, 13 doctoral degrees, and more than 20 graduate certificates, both in-person and online.
And our degrees are nationally recognized: in its Best Grad School rankings, U.S. News & World Report listed our graduate programs in:
Invest in your personal and academic growth
If limited time or financial resources are holding you back from pursuing an advanced degree, Northern Arizona University’s Graduate College offers you the resources to help you balance your family, career, finances, and graduate studies.
With classes in Flagstaff, online, and statewide, there’s always an NAU classroom within reach.