Instructional Leadership, emphasis: K-12 School Leadership (MEd)
Students sitting in a linguistics class smiling.

The NAU College of Arts and Letters

A home for humanities, performance, and fine arts

The College of Arts and Letters is a community of accomplished teachers, scholars, students, and artists. Our educational mission is to foster an affinity for inquiry and expression, preparing students of all backgrounds for fulfilling careers and informed civic engagement. CAL is committed to a public-facing agenda through which all people can experience the arts and explore the human experience.

We invite students to become creators of culture – to join the conversations and debatesstorytellingperformancesartistic innovations, and music that shape the world – to explore the religious and cultural expressionhistorical legacies, and global perspectives that define our society.

Your passion, your profession

N A U art student Tripp Herrera paints on a canvas.


As a center for the arts in northern Arizona, the College of Arts and Letters hosts events for our students and community members alike. From ballet performances to academic symposia, our calendar is active year-round.

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