Just 90 minutes from the Grand Canyon sits Northern Arizona University. Often ranked as a “best value” university, NAU offers a substantial reduction in out-of-state tuition to residents of 14 western states through the Western Undergraduate Exchange Program. Students enjoy a low student-faculty ratio of 19:1, more than 150 undergraduate majors to consider, and 350 student organizations to join. NAU’s Student Learning Centers foster student success through free tutoring, free Supplemental Instruction sessions for difficult courses, and a Peer Jacks mentoring program for out-of-state students. The Global Learning Initiative ensures that your coursework gives you a global perspective across courses to ready you for the global economy post-graduation. And of interest to those studying beyond our own globe, NAU’s astronomy program entered into a partnership in 2014 giving it significant access to the famed Lowell Observatory, where Pluto was discovered.
Net Price: $14,398