Student Population by Gender

Northern Arizona University has a total 31,066 enrolled students. By gender, 11,812 male and 19,254 female students (male-female ratio: 38:62) are attending NAU.
27,072 students have enrolled in undergraduate programs and 3,994 students joined graduate programs at NAU.
Total Student Enrolled In Academic Year 2018-2019 at Northern Arizona University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total31,06627,0723,994
Men11,81210,5871,225
Women19,25416,4852,769

Student Distribution by Race/Ethnicity

By race/ethnicity, 17,448 White, 1,070 Black and 629 Asian students out of total 31,066 are attending at Northern Arizona University. Comprehensive enrollment statistic data by race/ethnicity is shown in next chart.
All Students Undergraduate Graduate
Student Race/Ethnicity Distribution (all students) at Northern Arizona University
Student Race/Ethnicity Distribution (Undergraduate) at Northern Arizona University
Student Race/Ethnicity Distribution (Graduate) at Northern Arizona University

Transfer-in Students (Undergraduate)

Among 27,072 enrolled in undergraduate programs, 2,534 are transfer-in students. The percentage of transfer-in students is 9.36%.1,691 students have transferred in as full-time status and 843 students transferred in as part-time status.
Transfer-in Students Population by Attendance Status at Northern Arizona University

Student Age Distribution

All Students Undergraduate Graduate
By age category, 402 students are younger than 18 and 42 students are older than 65 at Northern Arizona University. NAU has 23,124 students aged under 25 and 7,942 students aged 25 and over out of 31,066 total students.
Students Age Distribution by Gender at Northern Arizona University
Students Age Distribution by Attendance Status at Northern Arizona University
In undergraduate programs, 402 students are younger than 18 and 19 students are older than 65. NAU has 22,297 undergraduate students aged under 25 and 4,775 students aged 25 and over.
Undergraduate Students Age Distribution by Gender at Northern Arizona University
Undergraduate Students Age Distribution by Attendance Status at Northern Arizona University
It has 827 graduate students aged under 25 and 3,167 students aged 25 and over.
Graduate Students Age Distribution by Gender at Northern Arizona University
Graduate Students Age Distribution by Attendance Status at Northern Arizona University

Online Classes (Distance Learning) Enrollment

Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially who want to continue education and work in field. At Northern Arizona University, 6,304 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 7,024 students are enrolled in some online courses.
All StudentsEnrolled Exclusively Online Courses Enrolled in Some Online Courses
All Students31,0666,3047,024
Undergraduate27,0724,4836,601
Graduate3,9941,821423
Online Courses Student Enrollment at Northern Arizona University

Student Location Enrolled Exclusively In Online Courses

4,492 students lived in Arizona or jurisdiction in which the school is located are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 1,812 students live in other State or outside of the United States.
Arizona ResidentsOther States in U.S. Outside of U.S.
All Students4,4921,698114
Undergraduate3,1971,20185
Graduate1,29549729
Student Location Enrolled Exclusively In Distance Learning Course

Members In BSC

Northern Arizona University is a member of Big Sky Conference (BSC). Check and Compare to other members.


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