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The University of Arizona

The University of Arizona

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

The University of Arizona is a public, 4-year, research institution, founded in 1885. This university, which is 1.6 miles from the center of the city, is in Tucson, AZ. It is the the second oldest and the fifth largest institution in the state of Arizona. This public university offers five certificates, 156 degrees at the bachelors level, 138 masters level degrees, and 107 doctoral level degrees to students. In 2010, 39,086 students sought degrees from the 223 programs at Arizona. This university offers subjects including writing and nursing. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits this university. It is one of 2 institutions with a medical school in Arizona.

Admission

In 2010, 26,629 students applied to the UA for admission. It admitted about 75% of applicants or 19,972 students. Approximately 53% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 26,629 students applied to the UA for admission. It admitted about 75% of applicants or 19,972 students. Approximately 53% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 75%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 77%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 73%

Student Demographics

In 2010, this university had 39,086 students enrolled.

Student Demographics

In 2010, this university had 39,086 students enrolled.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 18761
  • Total Enrolled Female: 20325
  • Undergraduate Male: 14684
  • Undergraduate Female: 15908
  • Graduate Male: 4077
  • Graduate Female: 4417

Faculty Demographics

3,288 faculty work for this university. About 79% of teachers are full-time and 20% of instructors are part-time. Approximately 38% of faculty are female.

Faculty Demographics

3,288 faculty work for this university. About 79% of teachers are full-time and 20% of instructors are part-time. Approximately 38% of faculty are female.

  • Male: 2014
  • Female: 1274
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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