University of Arizona: Ranking & Review

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Tucson Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 35 44
Top 1%

University of Arizona Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate84%82%85%
Applicants33,60814,74318,865
Admissions28,08912,08216,007
Enrolled undergraduates7,3603,3214,039
Enrolled total (including graduate students)43,75121,05822,693

15,443 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

3,394 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $50. Application fee for graduates - $75.

Secondary school GPARecommended
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesRecommended
Admission test scoresRecommended
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Considered but not required

University of Arizona Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $28,277 $51,707
Off-campus $30,177 $53,607
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $12,300 and other expenses per full academic year.

University of Arizona provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 24 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $10,262 $31,067
Fees for full-time undergraduates $1,362 $1,362
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $733 $1,294
Tuition for Full-time graduates $11,486 $31,463
Fees for full-time graduates $1,262 $1,262
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates $820 $1,746

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs 582 484 397 1,463
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 15 1,018 323 12 1,368
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 715 66 50 831
Social Sciences 2 544 128 36 710
Engineering 502 122 44 668
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 522 8 2 532
Education 274 169 42 485
Psychology 393 21 31 445
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 232 138 2 372
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 329 9 4 342
Visual and Performing Arts 262 56 19 337
Physical Sciences 143 84 81 308
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 162 36 13 211
Legal Professions and Studies 42 31 135 208
Architecture and Related Services 127 56 183
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 5 131 22 1 159
English Language and Literature & Letters 133 17 6 156
Natural Resources and Conservation 1 98 36 14 149
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 137 137
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 125 1 5 131
Mathematics and Statistics 88 14 17 119
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 9 64 26 15 114
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 59 30 89
Philosophy and Religious Studies 66 9 3 78
History 64 4 7 75
Library Science 44 44
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 27 13 40
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 24 24
Science Technologies & Technicians 5 5
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Military Technologies and Applied Sciences
Grand Total566,8441,9479369,783

A total of 6,900 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at University of Arizona.

At the master's and doctor's level 2,883 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate64%60%67%
  • Full-time retention rate - 83%
  • Part-time retention rate - 62%

General info

Alternative namesUniversity of Az
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U of A
Ariz.
Arizona University
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Tucson
University of Arizona
UA
AZ university
Tucson, AZ
the Univ. of Az
Univ. of Az
the university of Arizona
85721
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Univ. of Arizona
The University of Arizona
the U of AZ
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UofA
Arizona
Founded1885
MottoBear Down
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementTo improve the prospects and enrich the lives of the people of Arizona and the world through education, research, creative expression, and community and business partnerships.
Colorscardinal red, navy blue
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff10,356
Instructional FTE2,157
Research FTE723
Public Service FTE27
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.arizona.edu
Address1401 E University
Tucson, Arizona, 85721-0066
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population500,000 - 1,000,000
Phone5206212211
Fax+1 (520) 621 9323

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