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Navajo Technical University Data & Information Overview

Find out more about how Navajo Technical University ranks, how diverse it is, what majors it offers, and other essential facts below. Want to dig deeper into a particular stat? Just click on its tile and you'll be taked to a more in-depth page on the figure. In addition, you can use the links below to quickly jump to any section on this page.

How Well Is Navajo Technical University Ranked?

2022 Rankings

College Factual recognizes the best colleges and universities in its annual rankings. These rankings include categories for best overall colleges, best colleges for each major, best value schools, and much more.

Navajo Technical University was awarded 32 badges in the 2022 rankings.

Overall Quality

Navajo Tech was not ranked in College Factual's 2022 Best Overall Colleges report. This could be for a number of reasons, including lack of data.

Is It Hard to Get Into Navajo Tech?

Acceptance Rate

If you are worried about getting into Navajo Technical University, don't be. The school has a liberal open admissions policy, which means you only need to meet basic requirements in order to be admitted. Still, be sure to submit a complete application and provide any other requested materials.

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Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used to measure the number of teaching resources that a college or university offers its students. The national average for this metric is 15 to 1, but at Navajo Tech it is much better at 12 to 1. That's good news for students who want to interact more on a personal level with their teachers.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

In addition to the student to faculty ratio, some people look at what percentage of faculty members are full-time as a sign of how much time professors will be able to spend with their students. This is because part-time teachers may not be be on campus as much as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Navajo Technical University is 100%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  100 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Navajo Technical University

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate of 76% tells us that most first-year, full-time students like Navajo Technical University enough to come back for another year. This is a fair bit higher than the national average of 68%. That's certainly something to check off in the good column about the school.

Freshmen Retention Rate  76 out of 100

Find out more about the retention and graduation rates at Navajo Technical University.

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 1,831 undergraduates at Navajo Tech with 825 being full-time and 1,006 being part-time.

How Much Does Navajo Technical University Cost?

The overall average net price of Navajo Tech is $4,962. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Navajo Tech, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

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How Much Money Do Navajo Tech Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from Navajo Tech make about $16,100 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. Unfortunately, this is 60% less that the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. However, graduates in your major field may make more.


See which majors at Navajo Technical University make the most money.

Location of Navajo Technical University

Navajo Technical University is a public institution located in Crownpoint, New Mexico. Students who love country life may enjoy the rural location of Navajo Tech.

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Contact details for Navajo Tech are given below.

Contact Details
Address: Lower Point Road, State Road 371, Crownpoint, NM 87313-0849
Phone: 505-786-4100

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 27 majors graduated from Navajo Technical University. Of these students, 80 received undergraduate degrees and 1 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Teacher Education Grade Specific 9 NA
Computer Information Systems 7 NA
Writing Studies 3 NA
Native American Languages 2 NA
Industrial Engineering 2 NA
Natural Resources Conservation 1 NA
General Visual & Performing Arts 1 NA
Student Counseling 0 NA
Environmental Control Technology 0 NA
Industrial Production Technology 0 NA

Learn more about the majors offered at Navajo Technical University along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Navajo Tech

Online learning options are becoming more and more popular at American colleges and universities. Online classes are great for students who have busy schedules or for those who just want to study on their own time.

In 2018-2019, 200 students took at least one online class at Navajo Technical University. This is a decrease from the 267 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2018-2019 200 0
2017-2018 267 0
2016-2017 304 0
2015-2016 222 0
2013-2014 240 4

Learn more about online learning at Navajo Technical University.

Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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