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Education Degree Programs

Find out if NAU has a professional education degree program you're interested in. Search our degrees.

NAU ranked #19 in Top Universities & Colleges for Teaching by Online College Database.

Two NAU online education graduate degrees earn Best Buy national rankings.

NAU ranks among Top 10 for graduating minority students.  For Education, NAU ranks 8th in relation to number of Native American and Latino Graduates (see http://news.nau.edu/nau-named-among-top-schools-for-graduating-minority-students/).
NAU’s online graduate programs in education ranked 110th in the nation in US News Best Online Programs.  NAU offers online graduate education programs in bilingual/multicultural education, career and technical education, early childhood education, educational leadership, educational technology, elementary education and human relations (see http://news.nau.edu/online-programs-earn-recognition-in-u-s-news-rankings/).

Cost of Attendance

Determine what your tuition and costs will be.

Review the Office of Scholarships and Financial Cost of Attendance web page that includes information for undergraduate and graduate students.

Student Loan Default Rate

Access information about NAU's 3 year Student Loan Default Rate through the Federal Student Aid website. Enter NAU's OPE-ID, 001082, and then click Search.  At the next screen, click on Northern Arizona University.

Average Teacher Salaries

Become a Teacher in Arizona (Teach.com, n.d.)

Teacher Shortages

Teacher Shortages Areas Nationwide Listing, 1990-1991 through 2014-2015 (US Department of Education, Office of Postsecondary Education, March 2014)

Resources for Future Teachers

Arizona Department of Education
Review certification requirements.

TEACH.org
Locate information about the profession including scholarship information and job postings.