Social & Behavioral Sciences Degrees


Anthropology – Applied, MASTER OF ARTS

The coursework for an MA in Anthropology at NAU focuses on a practitioner-oriented internship plan designed to prepare you to […]

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Anthropology – Research, MASTER OF ARTS

As you work towards an MA in Anthropology, you will pursue independently designed research goals that culminate in the writing […]

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Applied Criminology, MASTER OF SCIENCE

Our MS in Applied Criminology prepares you for a career focusing on the social and practical problems of law and […]

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Applied Geospatial Sciences, MASTER OF SCIENCE

With an MS in Geospatial Sciences from NAU, you’ll be prepared to pursue a career in managing land, community, and […]

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Applied Linguistics, Doctor of Philosophy

Language is humanity’s most powerful tool. Applied linguistics puts that tool to work. Northern Arizona University’s Applied Linguistics programs are internationally […]

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Applied Science – Emergency Management, BACHELOR OF APPLIED SCIENCE

With a BAS in Emergency Management, you’ll gain the knowledge and skills you need to serve as a professional emergency […]

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Applied Science – Justice Studies, BACHELOR OF APPLIED SCIENCE

Justice Studies program courses provide you with a solid theoretical foundation from which you can address current issues facing the […]

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Applied Sociology, MASTER OF ARTS

With an MA in Sociology from NAU, you will be prepared for professional practice in human service agencies and applied […]

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Career And Technical Education, MASTER OF EDUCATION

With this flexible master’s degree, you can consult with an advisor to design a personalized program of study that meets […]

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Career And Technical Education 90-30, BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN EDUCATION

If you have occupational work experience or have completed occupational courses at a community college and are seeking a bachelor’s […]

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Clinical Speech – Language Pathology, Master of Science

Work closely with expert faculty as you earn your master’s in one of the fastest growing fields in the country. As […]

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Combined Counseling/School Psychology, DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY

Our PhD program prepares you to function as a well-rounded generalist with a strong foundation in both counseling psychology and […]

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Communication, MASTER OF ARTS

Our MA in Communication includes two emphases: Communication General and Documentary Studies. With a Communication General emphasis, you’ll prepare for […]

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Communication Sciences And Disorders, BACHELOR OF SCIENCE

The B.S. degree can lead to many rewarding opportunities, such as pursuing a graduate degree in communication sciences and disorders, […]

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Communication Studies, Bachelor of Arts

Communication Studies coursework will teach you to construct, convey, and interpret communication in diverse contexts. You will be prepared to […]

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Communication Studies, BACHELOR OF SCIENCE

Emphasis areas: Communication General Organizational Communication Learn to construct, convey, and interpret communication in diverse contexts with a bachelor’s degree […]

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Counseling – School Counseling, MASTER OF EDUCATION

Take your passion for helping K–12 students to the next level with a Master of School Counseling degree from NAU. […]

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Counseling – Student Affairs, MASTER OF EDUCATION

NAU’s Master of Counseling – Student Affairs program is built on the philosophy that counseling is a foundation for student […]

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Educational Foundations, MASTER OF EDUCATION

Develop and enrich your understanding of the contexts and forces that shape educational policy and practice. By understanding and effectively […]

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ESL And Bilingual Education – Bilingual, MASTER OF EDUCATION

This MEd prepares you for a career as an English as a second language (ESL) classroom teacher, ESL resource teacher, […]

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ESL And Bilingual Education – ESL, MASTER OF EDUCATION

This MEd prepares you for a career as an English as a second language (ESL) classroom teacher, ESL resource teacher, […]

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Human Relations, MASTER OF EDUCATION

Whether your career has taken you into business, the military, or education, our Human Relations master’s degree can help you […]

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Interdisciplinary Studies – Emergency Management 90-30, BACHELOR OF SCIENCE

With a bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies with a specialization in Emergency Management, you will gain an understanding of the phases […]

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Interdisciplinary Studies – Justice Studies 90-30, BACHELOR OF SCIENCE

NAU’s Justice Studies program will provide you with a solid theoretical foundation from which you can address current issues facing […]

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Interdisciplinary Studies – Public Administration 90-30, BACHELOR OF SCIENCE

A bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies with a specialization in Public Administration allows you to gain an understanding of leadership, management, […]

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Justice Studies, BACHELOR OF SCIENCE

NAU’s Justice Studies program provides a solid theoretical foundation for you to address contemporary issues facing the criminal justice field. […]

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Political Science, DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY

Gain the knowledge, skills, and abilities—through both theory and practice—to excel in comparative politics, international relations, public administration, and/or American […]

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Psychology, BACHELOR OF SCIENCE

With a bachelor’s degree in psychology, you’ll gain a deep understanding of this quintessential behavioral science and build critical thinking […]

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Public Administration, BACHELOR OF APPLIED SCIENCE

Develop a general knowledge of management, organizational, and policy issues and advance your communication, computer, and quantitative skills with a […]

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Public Administration, Master of Public Administration

Whether you are a working professional or a full-time student, our MPA can prepare you for leadership opportunities in government […]

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Public Administration, BACHELOR

NAU’s Public Administration degree prepares you to formulate policy and to manage, organize, and implement operations in the public arena. […]

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Social Work, BACHELOR OF SOCIAL WORK

A degree in social work prepares you for a profession dedicated to enhancing human well-being, with particular attention on the […]

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Social Work, MASTER OF SOCIAL WORK

Our MSW includes two social worker foci: generalist and advanced generalist. You’ll gain the skills you need to work with […]

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Sociology, BACHELOR OF SCIENCE

Part scientific research, part humanities, and part storytelling, sociology is growing in cultural importance as a profession. Broadly speaking, sociologists […]

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Special Education, MASTER OF EDUCATION

NAU’s MEd in special education prepares you to teach individuals with disabilities in private settings, through human service agencies, or […]

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Special Education – Early Childhood Special Education With Certification, MASTER OF EDUCATION

If you aspire to teach young children with disabilities, from birth to age eight, this degree plan is for you. […]

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University Studies, BACHELOR OF UNIVERSITY STUDIES

Do you have a vision of the degree path you’d like to pursue? With an advisor’s assistance, you can pair […]

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