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The University of Arizona


Street: 888 N. Euclid Ave.-Po Box 21015861_img
Postcode: 85721
City: Tucson, AZ
Country: U.S.A.
Phone: +520 626 55 31
Fax: +520 626 78 63
Email 
Website
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History and Objectives:
As a distinguished public research university, the mission of the University of Arizona is to provide a comprehensive, high-quality education that engages our students in discovery through research and broad-based scholarship. We aim to empower our graduates to be leaders in solving complex societal problems. Whether in teaching, research, outreach or student engagement, access and quality are the defining attributes of the University of Arizona experience.

 

Highlights and Rankings:
The University of Arizona (UA) is a premier, public research university. The National Science Foundation ranks the UA No. 24 in research and development expenditures among public and private universities and colleges and No. 16 among public universities and colleges.

 

U.S. News ranks the UA among America’s Best Colleges and the Princeton Review lists the UA as one of “The Best Western Colleges.” Globally, the Center for World-Class Universities at Shanghai Jiao Tong University ranks the UA No. 77 in the world and No. 48 in the U.S. The UA is one of the nation’s top producers of Fulbright Scholars.

 

The University of Arizona is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities (AAU), one of 63 leading public and private research universities in the United States and Canada and the only AAU member in Arizona. Membership in AAU is by invitation and is based on the high quality of programs of academic research and scholarship and undergraduate, graduate, and professional education, as well as general recognition that a university is outstanding by reason of the excellence of its research and education programs.

 

In areas as diverse as astronomy, medicine, optics, entrepreneurship and dance, UA faculty and programs are among the nation’s best.

 

Governing Team:
The Internal Governance is led by the President and his Cabinet, the Faculty Senate, and the Provost’s Office, with advice from the Strategic Planning and Budget Advisory Committee.

 

External Governance is led by the Governor of Arizona, and the Arizona State Legislature and the Arizona Board of Regents.

 

Grounds:
Located on 380 acres in Tucson, Arizona.

 

International Programmes:
Agreements with more than 70 countries all over the world, International grants (for Students, Faculty & Staff and Visiting Scholars) and International Sponsored Projects. 2,913 international students from 120 countries, 787 faculty visiting from 78 countries, 201 faculty working on 94 international sponsored projects, 1,932 students studying in 49 countries.

 

Calendar:
From August to May. Summer Session (June-August). Winter Session (December-January)

 

Degrees:
The university provides 108 undergraduate, 122 masters and 92 doctoral programs. Degrees include:

Accounting
Aerospace Engineering
Africana Studies
Agribusiness Economics and Management
Agricultural Systems Management - Yuma Only
Agricultural Technology Management and Education
Animal Sciences
Anthropology
Applied Science
Architecture
Art Education
Art History
Astronomy
Biochemistry
Biology
Biosystems Engineering
Business Economics
Business Management
Chemical Engineering
Chemistry
Civil Engineering
Classics
Communication
Computer Science
Creative Writing
Crop Production
Dance
Early Childhood Education
East Asian Studies
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Economics
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Elementary Education
Engineering Management
English
Entrepreneurship
Environmental and Water Resource Economics
Environmental Science
Family Studies and Human Development
Finance
French
Gender and Women's Studies
General Business Administration
Geography
General Business Administration
Geography
Geological Engineering
Geosciences
German Studies
History
Hydrology
Industrial Engineering
Integrated Science
Interdisciplinary Studies
Italian
Jazz Studies
Journalism
Judaic Studies
Latin American Studies
Linguistics
Management Information Systems
Marketing
Materials Science and Engineering
Mathematics
Mechanical Engineering
Media Arts
Mexican American Studies
Microbiology
Mining Engineering
Molecular and Cellular Biology
Music
Music Education
Music Performance
Musical Theatre
Natural Resources
Near Eastern Studies
Nursing
Nutritional Sciences
Operations Management
Optical Sciences and Engineering
Performance
Philosophy
Physics
Physiology
Plant Sciences
Political Science
Pre-Nursing
Pre-Pharmacy
Psychology
Public Management and Policy
Public Health
Regional Development
Religious Studies
Retailing and Consumer Science
Russian
Science Education
Sociology
Soil and Water Science
Spanish
Special Education and Rehabilitation
Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences
Studio Art
Supervision
Systems Engineering
Theatre Arts
Theatre Arts Design and Technology
Theatre History and Dramaturgy
Undecided no major selected
Veterinary Science