UAF joins Top 50 Best Value Online Colleges

UAF joins Top 50 Best Value Online Colleges

University of Alaska Fairbanks has been ranked one of the Top 50 Best Value Online Colleges for 2017. “…the University of Alaska has never been afraid of reaching out and taking chances, offering a number of bachelor’s, associate’s, and certificates fully...
Elvish, Klingon & Dothraki course in development

Elvish, Klingon & Dothraki course in development

UPDATE: See and hear the language students created in Spring 2017. UAF Assistant Professor of Anthropology and Linguistics Robin Shoaps wants to bring conlang enthusiasts and the field of linguistics closer together so she is developing a new course called “Elvish,...
Student joins elite Cisco networking group

Student joins elite Cisco networking group

University of Alaska Fairbanks student Stephanie Harvey has been named to the Cisco Networking Academy Dream Team and will travel to Las Vegas for Cisco Live. Harvey is one of 10 students selected for the team from applicants across the U.S. and Canada. From July...
UAF on list of most affordable online justice programs

UAF on list of most affordable online justice programs

UAF has been included on BestColleges.com’s list of the most affordable criminal justice programs. Increasingly, students are opting to complete their criminal justice degree online, due to the flexibility and affordability inherent in the distance format....
Instructor uses role-playing in course

Instructor uses role-playing in course

Numbers appear on the screen and Madeline Jovanovich morphs from a senior student at the University of Alaska Fairbanks into the local area manager of the Big Wind salmon fishery. She reads over the escapement data (fisheries jargon for how many salmon have made it...
Homeland Security program ranked #5

Homeland Security program ranked #5

BestColleges.com has ranked our School of Management’s online Homeland Security and Emergency Management program #5 in the country. Each school was ranked on the merit of its academic strengths, learning goals, course offerings and virtual classroom experience...