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, CT1
Accounting Technician, CT2
Applied Accounting, AAS
Applied Business, AAS
Applied Business Management, CT1
Applied Business Management, CT2
Business, CT2

Computer and information sciences and support services

Information Technology Specialist, AAS
Information Technology Specialist, CT2

Construction trades

Basic Carpentry, OEC


Early Childhood Education, AAS
Early Childhood Education, CT2
Educator Para-Professional, AAS
Elementary Education, BA
Elementry Education, BA

Engineering technologies and engineering-related fields

Apprenticeship Technology, AAS

Family and consumer sciences/human sciences

Child Development & Family Studies, BA

Health professions and related programs

Community Health, AAS
Community Health, CT2
Rural Human Services, CT2

Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities

General Program, AA
General Studies, BA

Multi/interdisciplinary studies

Interdisciplinary Studies, AAS

Natural resources and conservation

Renewable Resources, AAS

Public administration and social service professions

Human Services, AAS
Human Services w/ RHS Certification, AAS
Social Work, BA

Social sciences

Rural Development, BA