University of Alaska Fairbanks

Four-year College or University

PO Box 757520
Fairbanks, AK 99775



Phone: 907.474.7211
Toll Free: 800.478.1823
Fax: 907.474.5379

The University of Alaska Fairbanks is the flagship of the state university system. It offers more than 165 degrees and more than 30 certificates in more than 125 different disciplines. Independent study programs, special majors, career internships, exchange, and honors programs are available at UAF. It is the only campus in the state that awards doctorates.

Education Programs

Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies

Alaska Native Studies, BA
Arctic and Northern Studies, MA
Japanese Studies, BA
Northern Studies, BA
Northern Studies, MA
Russian Studies, BA

Biological and biomedical sciences

Biochemistry & Neuroscience, PHD
Biochemistry/Molecular Biology, BS
Biochemistry/Molecular Biology, MS
Biological Sciences, BA
Biological Sciences, MS
Biological Sciences, PHD
Biology, MAT
Biology, MS
Electrical Engineering, MS
Marine Biology, MS
Marine Biology, PHD
Wildlife Biology, BS
Wildlife Biology, MS

Business, management, marketing, and related support service

Accounting, BBA
Business Administration, BBA
Business Administration, MBA
Construction Management, GCRT
Design & Construction Mangement, GCRT
Professional Communication, MA

Communication, journalism, and related programs

Communication, BA
Journalism, BA

Computer and information sciences and support services

Computer Science, BS
Computer Science, MS
Information Technology Specialist, AAS


Education, BED
Education, MED
Education Master of Art in Teaching-Secondary, GLI
Elementary Education, BA
Elementary Education, GLI
Guidance and Counseling, GLI
Guidance and Counseling, LIC
Guidance and Counseling, MED
Indigenous Studies, PHD
K-12 Art, GLI
K-12 Art, LIC
K-12 Art Licensure Program, LIC
Licensure Prg - Elementary, GLI
Licensure Prg - Secondary, GLI
Music Education, BM
Reading Specialist, GCRT
Science Teaching & Outreach, GCRT
Secondary Education, BA
Secondary Education, GLI
Secondary Education, LIC
Secondary Education, MAT
Special Education, MED
Special Education K-12 Post Baccalaureate Licensure Program, GLI


Applied Physics, BS
Civil Engineering, BS
Civil Engineering, MCE
Civil Engineering, MS
Computer Engineering, BS
Electrical Engineering, BS
Electrical Engineering, MEE
Engineering, PHD
Geological Engineering, BS
Geological Engineering, MS
Mechanical Engineering, BS
Mechanical Engineering, MS
Mineral Preparation Engineer, MS
Mining Engineering, BS
Mining Engineering, MS
Petroleum Engineering, BS
Petroleum Engineering, MS
Software Engineering, MSE

Engineering technologies and engineering-related fields

Engineering Management, MS

English language and literature/letters

Creative Writing, MA
Creative Writing & Literary Arts, MFA
English, BA
English, MA

Family and consumer sciences/human sciences

Child Development & Family Studies, BA

Foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics

Applied Linguistics, BA
Applied Linguistics, MA
Foreign Language, BA
Inupiaq Eskimo, BA
Linguistics, BA
Native Language Education, AAS
Native Language Education, CT2
Yup'ik Eskimo, BA

Health professions and related programs

Community Health, AAS
Community Health, CT2


History, BA

Homeland security, law enforcement, firefighting and related

Administration of Justice, MA
Emergency Management, BEM
Homeland Security, OEC
Justice, BA

Leisure and recreational activities

Art, BA
Art, BFA
Art, MFA
Theatre, BA

Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities

Arts and Sciences, BAS
General Science, BS
General Science, MS
General Studies, BA
Undeclared, BA
Undeclared, BS
Undeclared, BT

Mathematics and statistics

Mathematics, BA
Mathematics, BS
Mathematics, MAT
Mathematics, MS
Mathematics, PHD
Statistics, BS
Statistics, GCRT
Statistics, MS

Multi/interdisciplinary studies

Cross-Cultural Studies, MA
Interdisciplinary Studies, AAS
Interdisciplinary Studies, BA
Interdisciplinary Studies, BAAS
Interdisciplinary Studies, BS
Interdisciplinary Studies, MA
Interdisciplinary Studies, MAT
Interdisciplinary Studies, MFA
Interdisciplinary Studies, MS
Interdisciplinary Studies, PHD
Technology, BT

Natural resources and conservation

Environmental Quality Science, MS
Fisheries, BA
Fisheries, BS
Fisheries, MS
Fisheries, PHD
Fisheries Science, BS
Fisheries Science, MS
Natural Resources & Sustainability, PhD
Natural Resources Management, BS
Natural Resources Management, MNRM
Natural Resources Management, MS
Natural Resources Management & Geography, MNR
Science Management, MS
Wildlife Biology & Conservation, PhD

Philosophy and religious studies

Philosophy, BA

Physical sciences

Atmospheric Sciences, MS
Atmospheric Sciences, PHD
Chemistry, BA
Chemistry, BS
Chemistry, MA
Chemistry, MS
Earth Science, BA
Environmental Chemistry, PHD
Geology, MS
Geology, PHD
Geophysics, MS
Geophysics, PHD
Geoscience, BS
Oceanography, MS
Oceanography, PHD
Physics, BA
Physics, BS
Physics, MS
Physics, PHD
Space Physics, PHD


Clinical-Community Psychology, PHD
Community Psychology, MA
Counseling, GLI
Counseling, MED
Psychology, BA
Psychology, BS

Public administration and social service professions

Social Work, BA

Social sciences

Anthropology, BA
Anthropology, BS
Anthropology, MA
Anthropology, PHD
Economics, BA
Economics, BBA
Geography, BA
Geography, BS
Geography - Environmental Studies, BS
Political Science, BA
Resource & Applied Economics, MS
Rural Development, BA
Rural Development, MA
Sociology, BA
Sociology, BS

Visual and performing arts

Music, BA
Music, BM
Music, MA
Music Performance, BM