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University of Alaska Anchorage

Anchorage, AK
University Website: www.uaa.alaska.edu
Apply Online: uaonline.alaska.edu/
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The University of Alaska Anchorage is a public four-year research institution and the largest of three University of Alaska System schools, with its main campus located in Anchorage, Alaska. It is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities and as of 2013 is rated 58th among regional universities (west) by U.S. News and World Report.

The University of Alaska Anchorage (locally called UAA) is divided into six teaching units at the Anchorage campus: the colleges of Education, Health and Social Welfare, Arts and Sciences, Business and Public Policy, the Community and Technical College, and the School of Engineering. Included with UAA for administrative purposes are four satellite campuses: Matanuska-Susitna College, Kenai Peninsula College, Kodiak College, and Prince William Sound Community College. UAA offers Master's Degrees and Graduate Certificates in select programs, and the ability to complete certain PhD programs through cooperating universities through its Graduate Division. As of May 2012, the university is accredited to confer doctoral degrees.

The university's history in Anchorage began in 1954, when the Anchorage Community College opened, using the West Anchorage High School building during evenings. Anchorage Senior College began teaching upper-division classes in 1969, and then it became the four-year University of Alaska Anchorage in 1976. UAA, the community college, and the rural extension units were merged in 1987 to form the present institution.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $16,755.00 avg tuition

3211 Providence Drive
Anchorage, AK 99508
(907) 786-1800

Apply online Admissions:
www.uaa.alaska.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid:
www.uaa.alaska.edu/financialaid/

Areas of Study:

  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Mechanic And Repair Technologies/Technicians
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Personal And Culinary Services
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Precision Production
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Science Technologies/Technicians
  • Social Sciences
  • Transportation And Materials Moving
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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University of Alaska Anchorage

Statistics:
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Enrolled total 0
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Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 0 0
SAT Math 0 0
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 0 0
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 70%
4-year graduation rate 9%
6-year graduation rate 27%
Application Deadlines:
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Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy Yes
Secondary School GPA Not applicable
Secondary School Rank Not applicable
Secondary School Record Not applicable
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Not applicable
Admission Test Scores Not applicable
TOEFL Not applicable
Other Tests Not applicable
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

University of Alaska Anchorage

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $5,115.00 $5,115.00 $16,755.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $791.00 $791.00 $791.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $171.00 $171.00 $559.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $8,928.00 $8,928.00 $18,240.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $854.00 $854.00 $854.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $372.00 $372.00 $760.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $9,080.00 $10,929.00 $3,664.00
Other Expenses $2,224.00 $3,664.00 $3,664.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $50.00
Graduate Application Fee $60.00
Books and Supplies $1,217.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 69%
Percent receiving grant aid 44%
Avg amount of grant aid $4,624.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 35%
Avg amount of student loan aid $5,724.00

University of Alaska Anchorage

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X X
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General X
Business Administration and Management, General X X X
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other X
Construction Management X X
Finance, General X
Hospitality Administration/Management, General X
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management X X
Management Information Systems, General X X
Management Science X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X
Operations Management and Supervision X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Journalism X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X X
Computer Programming, Specific Applications X
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications X
EDUCATION
Adult and Continuing Education Administration X
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services X
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X X
Education, General X
Education, Other X
Educational Leadership and Administration, General X
Elementary Education and Teaching X
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching X
Music Teacher Education X
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching X
Secondary Education and Teaching X
Special Education and Teaching, General X
Student Counseling and Personnel Services, Other X
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other X
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other X
ENGINEERING
Civil Engineering, General X X
Engineering, General X
Engineering, Other X
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician X
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician X
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology X
Engineering/Industrial Management X
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians, Other X
Instrumentation Technology/Technician X
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician X
Petroleum Technology/Technician X
Surveying Technology/Surveying X X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
Creative Writing X
English Language and Literature, General X X
FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES
Child Care Provider/Assistant X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist X
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician X
Dental Assisting/Assistant X
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist X X
Medical/Clinical Assistant X
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician X X
Public Health, General X X
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X X X
HISTORY
History, General X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Corrections and Criminal Justice, Other X
Fire Protection, Other X
Fire Science/Fire-fighting X
Fire Services Administration X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
MECHANIC AND REPAIR TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS
Airframe Mechanics and Aircraft Maintenance Technology/Technician X
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician X
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician X
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician X
Electrical/Electronics Maintenance and Repair Technology, Other X
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician X
Heavy Equipment Maintenance Technology/Technician X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Biological and Physical Sciences X
International/Global Studies X
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Environmental Studies X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, Other X
PERSONAL AND CULINARY SERVICES
Culinary Arts/Chef Training X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X
Geology/Earth Science, General X
PRECISION PRODUCTION
Welding Technology/Welder X
PSYCHOLOGY
Clinical Psychology X
Psychology, General X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Public Administration X
Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other X
Social Work X X
SCIENCE TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS
Science Technologies/Technicians, Other X X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Anthropology X X
Economics, General X
Political Science and Government, General X
Sociology X
TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIALS MOVING
Air Traffic Controller X
Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew X
Aviation/Airway Management and Operations X X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art/Art Studies, General X
Design and Applied Arts, Other X
Music Performance, General X
Music, General X
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology X

University of Alaska Anchorage Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
UAA Seawolf Opportunities Scholarship $2,000 February 15, 2017
UAA Alumni Association Scholarship $1,000 February 15, 2017
Brian and Amy Meissner Creativity Award $1,000 February 15, 2017
Alaska Kidney Foundation Scholarship - UAA $1,000 February 15, 2017
Pia Denkewalter Memorial Scholarship Up to $500 February 15, 2017
NASW Alaska Chapter Social Work Scholarship - UAA $500 February 15, 2017
Michael Baring-Gould Memorial Scholarship $500 February 15, 2017
Maurice P. Oswald Scholarship $500 February 15, 2017
Eveline Schuster Memorial Scholarship $500 February 15, 2017
Eleanor Andrews AHAINA Assistance Scholarship Up to $500 February 15, 2017

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