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University of Arizona

Tucson, AZ
University Website: www.arizona.edu
Apply Online: admissions.arizona.edu/apply
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The University of Arizona (also referred to as UA (spoken as U of A), or Arizona) is a land-grant and space-grant public institution of higher education and research located in Tucson, Arizona, United States. The University of Arizona was the first university in the state of Arizona, founded in 1885 (twenty-seven years before the Arizona Territory achieved statehood). The university includes the University of Arizona College of Medicine which is one of three medical schools and the only MD granting medical school in Arizona. As of Fall 2010, total enrollment was 39,086 students. The University of Arizona is governed by the Arizona Board of Regents. The mission of the University of Arizona is, "To discover, educate, serve, and inspire." Arizona is one of the elected members of the Association of American Universities (an organization of North America's premier research institutions) and is the only representative from the state of Arizona to this group.

Known as the Arizona Wildcats (often shortened to "'Cats"), the athletic teams are members of the Pacific-12 Conference in the NCAA. UA athletes have won national titles in several sports, most notably men's basketball, baseball, and softball. The official colors of the university and its athletic teams are Cardinal Red and Navy Blue.

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  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $24,574.00 avg tuition

1401 E University
Tucson, AZ 85721-0066
(520) 621-2211

Apply online Admissions:
admissions.arizona.edu
Financial Aid:
financialaid.arizona.edu

Areas of Study:

  • Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences
  • Architecture And Related Services
  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • 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
  • Legal Professions And Studies
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Library Science
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Science Technologies/Technicians
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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University of Arizona

Statistics:
Applied 26,629
Admitted 20,068 75%
Enrolled total 7,032
Full Time: 6,804
Part Time 228
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT Reading 480 610
SAT Math 490 620
SAT Writing 0 0
ACT Composite 21 27
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 77%
4-year graduation rate 32%
6-year graduation rate 58%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline 2014-05-01
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline 2014-03-01
Student Response Deadline 2014-05-01
Transfer Student Application Deadline 2014-06-01
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Recommended
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Recommended
Admission Test Scores Recommended
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

University of Arizona

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $8,364.00 $8,364.00 $24,574.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $922.00 $922.00 $922.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $597.00 $597.00 $1,024.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $9,904.00 $9,904.00 $24,866.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $922.00 $922.00 $922.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $707.00 $707.00 $1,381.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $8,540.00 $11,360.00 $4,160.00
Other Expenses $3,540.00 $6,920.00 $4,160.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $50.00
Graduate Application Fee $75.00
Books and Supplies $1,000.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 83%
Percent receiving grant aid 74%
Avg amount of grant aid $9,156.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 38%
Avg amount of student loan aid $5,839.00

University of Arizona

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AGRICULTURE, AGRICULTURE OPERATIONS, AND RELATED SCIENCES
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations X
Agricultural Business and Management, General X
Agricultural Business Technology X
Agricultural Economics X X
Agronomy and Crop Science X
Animal Sciences, General X X
Horticultural Science X
Plant Sciences, General X X
Range Science and Management X X
Soil Science and Agronomy, General X X
ARCHITECTURE AND RELATED SERVICES
Architecture X X
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning X X
Landscape Architecture X X
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
African-American/Black Studies X
American Indian/Native American Studies X
East Asian Studies X X
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies X X
Latin American Studies X X
Near and Middle Eastern Studies X X
Women's Studies X X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Anatomy X
Animal Genetics X
Animal Physiology X X
Biochemistry X X
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology, Other X X
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X X
Biotechnology X
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology X X
Cell/Cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences, Other X
Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology X X
Ecology X X
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology X X
Entomology X
Epidemiology X
Genetics, General X
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology X X
Microbiological Sciences and Immunology, Other X
Microbiology, General X X
Molecular Medicine X
Neuroscience X
Pathology/Experimental Pathology X
Pharmacology X
Pharmacology and Toxicology X
Physiology, General X X
Plant Pathology/Phytopathology X
Zoology/Animal Biology X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X X
Business Administration and Management, General X
Business/Commerce, General X
Business/Managerial Economics X
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies X
Fashion Merchandising X
Finance, General X X
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General X
Management Information Systems, General X X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X
Operations Management and Supervision X
Retail Management X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Journalism X X
Radio and Television X X
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X X
Computer Science X X
Information Technology X X
EDUCATION
Agricultural Teacher Education X X
Art Teacher Education X X
Bilingual and Multilingual Education X
Biology Teacher Education X
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services X
Drama and Dance Teacher Education X
Education, General X
Education, Other X
Educational Leadership and Administration, General X
Educational/Instructional Technology X
Elementary Education and Teaching X
English/Language Arts Teacher Education X X
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education X
French Language Teacher Education X
Health Teacher Education X
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration X
History Teacher Education X
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching X
Mathematics Teacher Education X X
Music Teacher Education X
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching X
Reading Teacher Education X
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education X
Secondary Education and Teaching X
Social Science Teacher Education X
Social Studies Teacher Education X
Spanish Language Teacher Education X
Special Education and Teaching, General X X
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor X
ENGINEERING
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering X X
Agricultural Engineering X X
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering X
Biological/Biosystems Engineering X
Chemical Engineering X X
Civil Engineering, General X X
Civil Engineering, Other X
Computer Engineering, General X
Electrical and Electronics Engineering X X
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering, Other X
Engineering Mechanics X
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics X
Engineering Science X
Engineering, General X X
Engineering, Other X X
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering X
Geological/Geophysical Engineering X
Industrial Engineering X X
Mechanical Engineering X X
Mining and Mineral Engineering X X
Systems Engineering X X
Water Resources Engineering X X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician X
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician X
Engineering/Industrial Management X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
Creative Writing X X
English Language and Literature, General X X
Rhetoric and Composition X X
FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES
Consumer Economics X
Family Resource Management Studies, General X X
Human Development and Family Studies, General X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General X X
Comparative Literature X
French Language and Literature X X
German Language and Literature X X
Italian Language and Literature X
Latin Language and Literature X
Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services, Other X
Linguistics X X
Russian Language and Literature X X
Spanish Language and Literature X X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist X
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General X X
Dietetics/Dietitian X
Environmental Health X
Genetic Counseling/Counselor X
Health Services Administration X
Health/Health Care Administration/Management X
Medical Scientist X
Pharmaceutical Sciences X
Pharmaceutics and Drug Design X
Pre-Veterinary Studies X
Public Health, General X X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X X
Veterinary Pathology and Pathobiology X
Veterinary Sciences/Veterinary Clinical Sciences, General X
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor X
HISTORY
History, General X X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration X
LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
International Business, Trade, and Tax Law X
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies, Other X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
General Studies X
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X
LIBRARY SCIENCE
Library and Information Science X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Applied Mathematics, General X
Mathematics, General X X
Statistics, General X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Gerontology X
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X
Nutrition Sciences X X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Environmental Science X
Environmental Studies X
Natural Resources and Conservation, Other X
Natural Resources Management and Policy, Other X X
Natural Resources/Conservation, General X X
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management X X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General X
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Jewish/Judaic Studies X
Philosophy X X
Religion/Religious Studies X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Astronomy X X
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General X X
Chemistry, General X X
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other X
Geology/Earth Science, General X X
Hydrology and Water Resources Science X X
Materials Science X X
Optics/Optical Sciences X X
Physics, General X X
Planetary Astronomy and Science X
PSYCHOLOGY
Educational Psychology X
Psychology, General X X
School Psychology X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Public Administration X X
SCIENCE TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS
Science Technologies/Technicians, Other X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Anthropology X X
Applied Economics X
Economics, General X X
Geography X X
Political Science and Government, General X X
Sociology X X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art History, Criticism and Conservation X X
Art/Art Studies, General X
Brass Instruments X
Cinematography and Film/Video Production X
Dance, General X X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X X
Film/Cinema/Video Studies X X
Fine/Studio Arts, General X
Jazz/Jazz Studies X
Music Performance, General X
Music, General X X
Musical Theatre X
Percussion Instruments X
Stringed Instruments X
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology X
Visual and Performing Arts, General X
Voice and Opera X
Woodwind Instruments X

University of Arizona Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
Dorrance Scholarship $10000 February 20, 2015
Study Scholarship for Fine Arts, Architecture, Music, Dance Varies November 01, 2014
DAAD Study Scholarship for Graduating Seniors Varies November 15, 2014
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