For more than 30 years, The Extended Campuses of Northern Arizona University has helped students like you access a fully accredited, affordable college education.We help busy people transform their lives through our network of statewide campuses, innovative degree programs and transfer options, extensive online programs, and our undeniable passion for student success.At NAU, we believe everyone deserves a high-quality education and excellent service.
"I challenge my students because I want them to succeed. My classes bring out their best, then they know they're ready for today's job market." -- Jeannie Copley, Assistant Clinical Professor, NAU-Extended Campuses
Designed for working adults and non-traditional students, NAU-Extended Campuses has the degree, class format, and location that’s perfect for you.Advance professionally and personally -- whether you’re returning to college, transferring, or pursuing an advanced degree.
“NAU is the best thing that could have happened to my nursing education.” -- Shana Hofberger, B.S. Nursing, 2013
When you graduate from NAU, you walk away with more than a degree. You will have the knowledge, credentials, and connections to advance all from an accredited and reputable public university.
90% of alumni would choose NAU-Extended Campuses again for its quality and convenience. Options to consider include:
We know you’re busy. That’s why NAU developed its renowned online offerings. We’ve been educating busy people online since the days of dial-up – more than 20 years ago.Today, nearly 40% of Extended Campuses students are pursuing their degrees entirely online. Whether you take the occasional online course or pursue an entirely online degree, enjoy the flexibility and independence of accessing a high-quality education online.For the online student, NAU-Extended Campuses offers:
Personalized Learning: NAU's Latest Innovation With the launch of Personalized Learning, NAU became the first public university to offer self-paced, competency-based online bachelor’s degrees. Learn more at nau.edu/personalized.
College tuition continues to rise – growing an average of 6% a year.Not at NAU-Extended Campuses. Our per-credit-hour tuition is one of the lowest in the state and NAU is committed to providing a truly affordable education.Make your bachelor’s degree one of the most affordable in the state when you transfer up to 90 credit hours from your local community college toward a select NAU degree program.