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Academics & Research.

Our community of learning has everything you need to thrive. From accounting to physics, explore PNW's 70+ areas of study.

Explore Majors & Programs

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Get Ready to Excel

Areas of Study

Wherever your future takes you, PNW’s reputation for academic excellence and supportive faculty will push you to succeed.

Find Your Major

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Focused on You

A Student-Centric Approach

PNW has everything you need to succeed, balancing a small-school feel with the resources of a premier metropolitan university.


Vanessa Del Real

As a minority and first-generation student there were so many support services to take advantage of and so many people I could connect with and relate to.

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All the faculty members I’ve worked with truly are working for you. They want you to be able to do what you want to do.

David Bolton, Communication, ‘24

Sonja Pierson

PNW has created networking opportunities and professional relationships that I am grateful for, with mentors that are wonderful role models.

PNW provides a quality education to its students and unique opportunities to better themselves. As a senior, I am thankful for the years that I’ve spent here at PNW and for the quality faculty and students that I have come to know.

Regan Sink
Electrical Engineering, ’21

Ahmee'l Taylor

When I came to PNW for the very first time on a campus visit, I already knew this was going to be my home. I will be the best that I can be because I am a product of PNW. 

Ahmee’L Taylor, Marketing, ’22


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Find Your Pride

Colleges and Schools

From technology to tourism management, PNW’s colleges and schools will offer the hands-on knowledge you need to grow.

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Dive Deeper

PNW Research

With 20 research centers, PNW lets you build your skills, connecting with experts in fields ranging from sales to cybersecurity.

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Study-Away Programs

Fun and Flexible

Explore new cultures, develop real-world skills and build unforgettable memories with PNW study-away programs! 

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Why PNW?

Find Your Fit

Our blend of small classes and real-world learning helps you connect with professors who care and build skills to launch your career.