Northland Pioneer College

2251 E. Navajo Blvd.
Holbrook, AZ 86025
Tel: (800)266-7845
3,342 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
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Northland Pioneer College serves 3,342 students (20.95% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the community college average of 40:1.
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Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority American), which is less than the state average of 53%.
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Northland Pioneer College is the only community colleges within Navajo County, AZ.
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The nearest community college is College America-Flagstaff (85.00 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 240 teachers has grown by 50% over five years.
Northland Pioneer College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 240 staff
61 staff
Northland Pioneer College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 3,342 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 15% over five years.
Total Enrollment 3,342 students 1,296 students
Northland Pioneer College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
Northland Pioneer College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 700 students
815 students
Northland Pioneer College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 2,642 students
1,025 students
Northland Pioneer College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Northland Pioneer College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
Northland Pioneer College American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2013)
% Asian
Northland Pioneer College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
Northland Pioneer College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
Northland Pioneer College Black (2006-2013)
% White
Northland Pioneer College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
Northland Pioneer College More (2009-2013)
% Unknown races
Northland Pioneer College Unknown (2006-2013)
Northland Pioneer College Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.45 0.53
Northland Pioneer College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $1,606 is less than the state average of $5,650. The in-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,390 is less than the state average of $10,201. The out-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,606 $5,694
Northland Pioneer College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,390 $10,252
Northland Pioneer College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 71%
Northland Pioneer College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

  • Northland Pioneer College offers associate degrees, university transfer, career training programs as well as special interest courses and GED completion. Our enhanced technology network allows students to take classes from a location convent to them through our video and Internet classrooms. Of course, students can also take classes at any of our 9 campus/center locations in person too! NPC's 4 main campuses are located in Show Low, Snowflake, Holbrook and Winslow. NPC also has 5 centers in Polacca/Hopi, Kayenta, Springerville/Eagar, St. Johns and Whiteriver. Classes are offered Monday through Saturday from morning through evening.
  • NPC currently offers five degrees, which are designed to transfer to any of Arizona's public universities. Students can save up to $16,736 on their first two years of a bachelor's degree by attending NPC first! That savings is enough to cover 82% of ASU's tuition for the next two years! NPC's faculty and staff are dedicated to your success!
  • We offer small class sizes and personal attention to ensure you gain the knowledge you'll need to achieve your educational and career goals. Our instructors are skilled professionals in their subjects and take a personal interest in ensuring that you thrive while enrolled at NPC.
  • Northland Pioneer College has a comprehensive financial aid program. Our Financial Aid Office will work hard to ensure that you get all the available grants and scholarships funding that you qualify for. Our goal is to ensure that money does not stand in the way of your educational goals.
  • NPC has one of the lowest tuition costs in the state of Arizona. We even offer student housing scholarships to help students who need to relocate to a community with an NPC campus or center so you can pursue your educational dreams. For more information about Northland Pioneer College, visit or call us at (800) 266-7845.

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