NAU Graduate College
Grad school, elevated
A better world is waiting. If you’re ready to pursue your next opportunity—whether intellectual, professional, or personal—then Northern Arizona University’s flexible, challenging graduate programs will help you get to your next level. Study in Flagstaff, online or statewide.
Graduate degrees and programs with a unique vantage point
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Already an NAU student? Climb higher with an accelerated program that allows you to start earning your master’s while completing your bachelor’s degree.
Ready to take your next step? Learn about Graduate College admissions.
Wondering if you’re eligible, or how to apply? Get more information.
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Graduate student spotlight
Heather Foster (MS – Applied Criminology ’16) was recognized for her master’s thesis entitled How do Video Games Normalize Violence. A Qualitative Content Analysis of Popular Video Games which was listed among ProQuest’s 25 Most-Accessed Dissertations and Theses in July 2018. Her graduate work is one of the most-accessed of 2.25 million full-text graduate works across all subject areas, based on total PDF downloads in the ProQuest® Dissertations & Theses Global™ database. Congratulations to Heather on this prestigious honor!