Flagstaff, AZ
location
Public
type
Small
setting
42%
58%
student ratio
19
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 1
fall application deadline
19%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Astronomy And Planetary Science Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Applied Physics Master of Science (MS) [Applied Physics ]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 4
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Foreign Language Varies, Comp Exam Required for some and Thesis Required for some
    • Doctoral Degrees Foreign Language Varies, Comp Exam Required for some and Thesis Required for some
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

19% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 76
    • Accepted 15
    • Acceptance Rate 19
    • Enrolled 12
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $65
    • Application Fee - International $65
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 1st January 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st October 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students19
    • Female Percentage42%
    • Male Percentage58%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students19
    • Part-time Percentage11%
    • Full-time Percentage89%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American5%
    • White / Caucasian84%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native5%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown or International Student5%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty23
    • Full-time Percentage96%
    • Part-time Percentage4%
    • Female Percentage13%
    • Male Percentage87%

Location & Contact

Department of Physics and Astronomy

College of Engineering, Forestry, and Natural Sciences
Northern Arizona University

Box 6010
Flagstaff, AZ 86011
United States

Dr. Nadine Barlow

Chair

Phone: 928-523-5452
Fax: 928-523-1371
Email: nadine.barlow@nau.edu

Ms. Tina Sutton

Coordinator, Graduate College

Phone: 928-523-4348
Fax: 928-523-8950
Email: graduate@nau.edu


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