Northern Arizona University
College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Sustainable Communities, M.A.
South San Francisco Street
Flagstaff, AZ 86011
M.A. Sustainable Communities
The M.A. Sustainability Program (SUS) at NAU integrates many areas of study, including anthropology, the arts, business, humanities, economics, education, environmental science, history, literature, philosophy, political science, psychology, religion, sociology, women's studies, technology, and the performing and studio arts. Students gain both depth and breadth in understanding issues important to sustaining community life by choosing from among our own courses and those from across the university. This is a 36-credit-hour, thesis-based program that encourages you to pursue social and environmental sustainability issues.
Our guiding principles are:
- Linking theory and practice
- Working with community
- Flexible pedagogy
Accreditation:Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA).
International Student Requirements:Please see our website for international applicant requirements.
Facts & Figures
Financial Aid: Yes
International Financial Aid: No
# of Credits Required: 36
In State Tuition (per year): 9462 USD
Out State Tuition (per year): 22452 USD
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive
Locale: Small City
Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999