University of Alaska Fairbanks, Northwest

Four-year College or University

Pouch 400
Nome, AK 99762



Phone: 907.443.2201
Toll Free: 800.478.2202
Fax: 907.443.5602

UAF Northwest Campus is a branch of the University of Alaska Fairbanks. It’s located in Nome and is part of UAF’s College of Rural and Community Development. Some associate and bachelor’s degrees are available through the campus as well as a master’s in rural development. The school offers several certificates.

Education Programs

Agriculture, agriculture operations, and related sciences

High Latitude Range Management, CT2

Business, management, marketing, and related support service

Accounting Technician, CT2
Applied Accounting, AAS
Applied Business, AAS
Applied Business Mgmt, CT2

Construction trades

Basic Carpentry, OEC


Early Childhood Education, AAS
Elementary Education, Bac

Family and consumer sciences/human sciences

Child Develop & Family Studies, Bac

Health professions and related programs

Community Health, AAS
Community Health, CT2
Human Services, AAS
Human Services w/ RHS Cert, AAS
Rural Human Services, CT2

Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities

General Program, AA
General Studies, Bac

Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians

Info Technology Specialist, AAS
Info Technology Specialist, CT2

Multi/interdisciplinary studies

Interdisciplinary Studies, AAS

Public administration and social service professions

Rural Development, Bac
Social Work, Bac

Science technologies/technicians

Apprenticeship Technology, AAS