Navajo Technical College

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School Overview

Navajo Technical College offers high-tech certificate, associate and bachelor’s degree programs designed for the Navajo nation, which now numbers more than 300,000. The college emphasizes the Done Philosophy of Education and incorporates Diné cultural principles: Nitsáhákees, Nahátá, Īína, Siihasin into the learning environment.

The goals of the college include the following:

  • Offer high quality, hands-on education for students and the community
  • Provide students with a nondiscriminatory environment for higher
  • Function as a resources for ongoing academic progress and education of the Navajo Nation
  • Create and maintain a network with other higher education institutions

General Information

Admission Office

PO Box 849

Crownpoint, NM 87313

(505) 786-4326

Fax: (505) 786-5644



Contact: Delores Becenti

Registrar
Main Address

PO Box 849

Crownpoint, NM 87313

(505) 786-4100

www.navajotech.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 936

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 302

Degree-seeking undergrads: 911

Setting

Rural setting

Rural community (under 2,500)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

A note about the college’s admission requirements: ACCUPLACER required for all students to identify any remedial education requirements.


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agriculture – General A
Horse Husbandry/Equine Science C
Livestock Management C
Range Science/Management C

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Construction technology C
Professional assistant A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General A,C
Information Technology A,C

Construction Trades

Carpentry C
Construction Trades – General C
Electrician C

Education

Early Childhood Education A,C

Engineering Technologies

CAD/CADD Drafting/Design A,C
Solar Energy A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Nursing (RN) A
Nursing Assistance A,C
Veterinarian Assistance A

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance A
Prelaw A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Automotive Technology C

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science C
Natural Resources & Conservation – General C

Personal & Culinary Services

Baking/Pastry Arts A,C
Culinary Arts/Related Services A,C

Public Administration & Services

Public Administration A

Social Sciences

Cartography/GIS A,C

Transportation & Materials Moving

Diving – Professional/Instruction C

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Navajo Technical University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(505) 786-4100
Website:www.navajotech.edu
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:
Address:Lower Point Road, State Road 371, Crownpoint, NM 87313-0849
Setting:43
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,675
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:12 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,453 (87% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$4,070
Out-of-state Tuition:$4,070
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:93%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,584

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Navajo Technical University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Navajo Technical University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services32
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services211
Construction Trades4
Education111
Engineering2
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields23
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1111
Health Professions and Related Programs22
Legal Professions and Studies11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Natural Resources and Conservation111
Personal and Culinary Services22
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences11
Transportation and Materials Moving1
Grand total231781

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Navajo Technical University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Navajo Technical University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$4,070
Out-of-state$4,070
Books and supplies$1,600

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$3,000
Out-of-state$3,000

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid20993%
Grant or scholarship aid20993%$5,584
Student loan aid00%$0

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,52491%$5,217
Federal student loans00%$0

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Navajo Technical University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Navajo Technical University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Navajo Technical University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment1,675
Undergraduate enrollment1,671
Graduate enrollment4

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Navajo Technical University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

    *General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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