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Northern Arizona University

Northern Arizona University

Knoles Drive- Babbitt Administrative Center
Flagstaff, AZ 86011-4132
(928) 523-9011

Founded in 1899, Northern Arizona University is a public, 4-year, research institution. NAU, which is 1.1 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Flagstaff, AZ. This university is the the fifth oldest and the tenth biggest institution in the state of Arizona. It offers subjects such as forensic accounting and business writing. Students are offered 48 certificates, 130 bachelors level degrees, 67 masters level degrees, and nine degrees at the doctoral level by this big university. 25,197 students pursued degrees from the 182 programs at this university in 2010. This university is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. NAU is one of 5 research universities in Arizona.

Admission

31,773 students applied for admission to this university in 2010. It admitted nearly two-thirds of the applicants or 20,652 students. About 61% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

31,773 students applied for admission to this university in 2010. It admitted nearly two-thirds of the applicants or 20,652 students. About 61% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 65%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 66%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 65%

Student Demographics

In 2010, this university enrolled 25,197 students.

Student Demographics

In 2010, this university enrolled 25,197 students.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 9827
  • Total Enrolled Female: 15370
  • Undergraduate Male: 8479
  • Undergraduate Female: 11710
  • Graduate Male: 1502
  • Graduate Female: 3506

Faculty Demographics

This university employs 1,501 instructors. Close to 55% of instructors are full-time and around 44% of teachers are part-time. 54% of instructors are female.

Faculty Demographics

This university employs 1,501 instructors. Close to 55% of instructors are full-time and around 44% of teachers are part-time. 54% of instructors are female.

  • Male: 686
  • Female: 815
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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