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University of Arizona is a public institution situated in Tucson, Arizona. The city atmosphere of Tucson makes it a great place for students who enjoy having lots of educational and entertainment options.

284 Undergraduate Degrees
287 Graduate Degrees
$40,854 Avg Cost After Aid (Undergrad)
85% Acceptance Rate

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University of Arizona Rankings

Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at University of Arizona.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#1 Most Popular Teaching English or French Doctor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#2 Most Popular Educational Assessment Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#7 Best Educational Assessment Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#10 Most Popular Teacher Education Subject Specific Doctor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#66 Most Popular Teacher Education Grade Specific Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#69 Most Popular Special Education Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Awards From Around the Web

The following table lists some notable awards University of Arizona has earned from around the web.

Rank Ranking Name Source
#4 Best Kindergarten/Preschool Education & Teaching Schools College Factual
#22 Best Teaching English or French Graduate Degree Schools College Factual
#22 Best Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor Graduate Degree Schools College Factual
#61 Best Elementary Education Schools College Factual
#88 Best Teacher Education Grade Specific Schools College Factual
#91 Best Education Bachelor’s Degree Schools College Factual

Where Is University of Arizona?

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Contact details for University of Arizona are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1401 E University, Tucson, AZ 85721-0066
Phone: 520-621-2211
Website: www.arizona.edu
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/uarizona
Twitter: http://twitter.com/uofa

How Do I Get Into University of Arizona?

You can apply to University of Arizona online at: https://slate.admissions.arizona.edu/apply

Admission Requirements for University of Arizona

Submission Required?
High School GPA required
High School Rank considered but not required
High School Transcript required
College Prep Program recommended
Recommendations considered but not required
SAT or ACT Scores considered but not required
TOEFL considered but not required

How Hard Is It To Get Into University of Arizona?

85% Acceptance Rate
58% Of Accepted Are Women
46% Submit SAT Scores
Since University of Arizona has an acceptance rate of 85%, it is not too hard to gain acceptance into the school. Still, you need to be sure you complete your application in full and send in any other requested documents.

Approximately 42% of accepted students are men and 58% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 83%, and the acceptance rate for women is 87%.

Average Test Scores

About 46% of students accepted to University of Arizona submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 550 and 660. Math scores were between 540 and 690.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for University of Arizona  ( 550 to 660 )
200
800

SAT Math Scores for University of Arizona  ( 540 to 690 )
200
800
University of Arizona received ACT scores from 49% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT English scores ranged between 20 and 30. Math scores were between 20 and 28. Composite scores were between 21 and 29.

ACT English Scores for University of Arizona  ( 20 to 30 )
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36
ACT Math Scores for University of Arizona  ( 20 to 28 )
1
36
ACT Composite Scores for University of Arizona  ( 21 to 29 )
1
36

Can I Afford University of Arizona?

$40,854 Net Price
30% Take Out Loans
5.4% Loan Default Rate
The overall average net price of University of Arizona is $40,854. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At University of Arizona, approximately 30% of students took out student loans averaging $7,592 a year. That adds up to $30,368 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at University of Arizona is 5.4%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

University of Arizona Undergraduate Student Diversity

28,556 Full-Time Undergraduates
56% Women
43% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 35,357 undergraduate students at University of Arizona, with 28,556 being full-time and 6,801 being part-time.

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There are also 10,244 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 28,556 full-time undergraduates at University of Arizona, 44% are male and 56% are female.

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Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of University of Arizona students is as follows.

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Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 1,548
Black or African American 991
Hispanic or Latino 7,949
White 14,095
International Students 1,551
Other Races/Ethnicities 2,422

Geographic Diversity

Arizona students aren't the only ones who study at University of Arizona. At this time, all 50 states are represented by the student population at the school.

At this time, 50 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 118 countries are represented at University of Arizona. The most popular countries sending students to the school are China, India, and Saudi Arabia.

Online Learning at University of Arizona

7,280 Took All Classes Online
25,329 Took At Least One Class Online
29.9% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2019-2020, 25,329 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at University of Arizona has changed over the last few years.

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Online Affordability Rankings of University of Arizona

During the most recent year for which we have data, the full-time undergraduate tuition at University of Arizona was $12,716 for in-state students. Out-of-state students paid $36,743. The following table shows how University of Arizona is ranked for affordability for both in-state and out-of-state students among colleges and universities that are not mostly online.

Major Tuition for In-State Students Tuition for Out-of-State Students
Educational Assessment #1 #1
Learning Sciences #1 #1
Reading Teacher Education #1 #1
Agricultural Teacher Education #31 #31

Online Growth Rankings of University of Arizona

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at University of Arizona was 29.9%. This is the #629 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at University of Arizona regardless of major.

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at University of Arizona ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at University of Arizona.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Learning Sciences #3
Agricultural Teacher Education #10
Educational Assessment #15
Teaching English or French #33
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor #33
General Special Education #79
Instructional Media Design #111
Educational/Instructional Technology #111
General Educational Leadership & Administration #130
Special Education #145
Teacher Education Subject Specific #151
Educational Administration #180

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

University of Arizona Teaching Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Bachelor’s Graduate Certificate Master’s Doctor’s TOTAL
Elementary Education 127 0 0 0 127
General Special Education 28 0 62 4 94
Learning Sciences 77 0 0 0 77
General Education 0 0 59 3 62
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration 0 0 15 15 30
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor 0 6 6 16 28
General Educational Leadership & Administration 0 0 15 5 20
Other Education 18 0 0 0 18
Kindergarten/Preschool Education & Teaching 18 0 0 0 18
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Speech or Language Impairments 0 16 0 0 16
Secondary Education 0 0 15 0 15
Reading Teacher Education 0 1 4 9 14
Teacher Development & Methodology 0 13 0 0 13
Art Education 7 0 2 2 11
Music Education 9 0 0 0 9
Agricultural Teacher Education 0 0 7 0 7
Other Educational Administration & Supervision 0 4 0 0 4
Educational/Instructional Technology 0 1 3 0 4
Educational Statistics & Research Methods 0 2 0 0 2
Educational, Instructional, & Curriculum Supervision 0 1 0 0 1
Modern Language Education 0 1 0 0 1
Indian/Native American Education 0 0 0 0 0
Counselor Education/School Counseling & Guidance Services 0 0 0 0 0
Mathematics Education 0 0 0 0 0
Science Education 0 0 0 0 0
Adult & Continuing Education 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 284 45 188 54 571

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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