University of Arizona

United States of America

81st US-News World Ranking

Established in 1885, the University of Arizona (UA) is a public research university which situated in Tucson, Arizona. The university hosts the Arizona’s only MD-granting medical school. UA was the first university in the Arizona Territory. The university operates two  famous medical schools, College of Medicine Tucson and College of Medicine Phoenix, and is affiliated with the region's only academic medical centers. The university is also home to the James E. Regers College of Law and  various other ranked graduate and professional schools

The university comprises of 20 colleges and 11 schools. The students can choose from over 125 undergraduate and more than 135 graduate programs. The most popular majors at University of Arizona are: Social Sciences; Business, Management, Marketing and Related Support Services; Biological and Biomedical Sciences; Psychology and Health Professions and Related Programs.

University of Arizona has a student population of more than 42,000 of which more than 33,000 are enrolled in undergraduate programs. The university has a student to faculty ratio of 22:1 and the acceptance rate of 76%. The University has a very well known space exploration program and has discovered about 50% of the known asteroids (near to Earth) and assisted NASA to launch a probe to intercept an asteroid and bring back samples. It is the fifth largest recipient of NASA funding.

UA is classified as a research university with Highest Research Activity, by the  Carnegie  Foundation of Advancement of Teaching.

Notable Alumni: Michael Biehn (Actor, Aliens, Terminator), Joseph M. Acaba (NASA astronaut), Daniel W. Bradley (Co-discoverer of Hepatitis C), David Chalmers (Philosopher specializing in philosophy of mind), Andrew Weil (Pioneer in integrative medicine), Nicolaas Bloembergen (Nobel Laureate in Physics)

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English

The Master of Arts (M.A.) in Geography is designed as a two-year program of study (minimum of 33 units). Students elect either a thesis option (recommended for those pursuing a Ph.D.) or a non-thesis option (recommended for those pursuing a professional, non-academic career). At the Masters level, the School offers courses in a wide range of fields within Geography, as shown below. Many of our masters students continue on at SGD for a Ph.D., depending on their interests and accomplishments.

Official transcript, TOEFL IBT-79, PBT-550, IELTS - 7, PTE-60, Program or Master's Program, GRE, 3 Letters of Recommendation, Statement of Purpose, CV or Resume

Cartographer, Commercial/residential surveyor, Environmental consultant, Geographical information systems officer.

3rd Jul

English

The School of Sociology at Arizona has a history of excellence in research and teaching, and has long been a wellspring of innovation in theory and methods. Sociology explores and analyzes issues vital to our own lives, our communities, our nation, and the world. The undergraduate major provides a foundation for careers in many professional fields, and for graduate training as a sociologist in academia, government, business, or community agencies.

Official transcript, TOEFL IBT-79, PBT-550, IELTS - 7, PTE-60, Program or Master's Program, GRE, 3 Letters of Recommendation, Statement of Purpose, CV or Resume

Advice workerCommunity development workerFamily support worker

3rd Jul

English

The curriculum for dance majors emphasizes technique and performance in ballet, modern and jazz dance disciplines. Students receive comprehensive training and experience in choreography, as well as dance as an art form. An audition is required for acceptance to the program, as well as placement in the appropriate technique classes. For more information about the audition process, contact the dance division.

Official high school transcript, Self-reported grades and Official college/university transcript(s), Average GPA 3.38

Dancer,Choreographer,Studio manager,Dance director

15th May

English

The major emphasizes the collaborative process of musical theatre, providing intensive training in music, dance and theatre arts. Admission to upper-division course work is granted only to students who show strong promise for a career in musical theatre.

Official high school transcript, Self-reported grades and Official college/university transcript(s), Average GPA 3.38

Actor/Performer,Singer,Choreographer,Costume Designer.

15th May

English

Art history majors study the history of art in a cultural context. They examine the interaction of art and culture in both western and non-western cultures and the development of different artistic traditions.

Official high school transcript, Self-reported grades and Official college/university transcript(s), Average GPA 3.38

Curatorial Assistant,Antiques/Art Dealer,Art Conservator,Art Librarian.

15th May

a) University online application

b) Official high school transcript, Self-reported grades and Official college/university transcript(s)

c) Official SAT/ACT scores

d) Typical SAT scores: Math (480-620), Critical reading (480-600), Writing (470-590), ACT Composite (21-27)

e) Average GPA 3.38

f) Acceptance rate: 76% (2015)

Requirements vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific requirements.

Fees

Undergraduate: $36,600

Fees vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific fees.

Cost of Living

The annual cost of living at the University is $15,000 approx.

Accommodation

Yes, the university has in campus dorm facilities.

Undergraduate: Fall- May 15, Spring- November 15, Summer- March 15

Graduate: Fall- June 1, Spring-October 1

Deadlines vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific deadlines.

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University Stats

43000

Students

35000

Undergraduates

8000

Postgraduate

3000

Faculty Strength

14

Student Faculty Ratio

76
%

Acceptance Rate

$
36600

Tuition Fees

$
15000

Living Cost

$
2500

Other Fees

3.3

Avg. GPA

1220

Avg. SAT

27

Avg. ACT

* All cost are in USD