Arizona State University Graduate Program Reviews

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97%
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(4.21 out of 5.0)
School rating based on 860 respondents

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School Information

  • Website: Visit College Website
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC, + 2 more
  • Programmatic Accreditation: AACSB, + 9 more
  • Campus Setting: City: Midsize, City: Large
  • Student Population: 90,906 (74,139 undergrad)
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 23 to 1
  • Graduate Attendance Status: 37% part-time, 63% full-time
  • Annual Tuition: $6,098 - $11,304 in-state; $6,098 - $27,790 out-of-state
Source: NCES

Student & Graduate Reviews

5.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Psychology
Graduation Year: 2018

I searched long and hard to find a board approved applied behavior analysis program that is fully online. As a full-time special education teacher it is difficult to find programs that will work with your schedule. This school offers the opportunity to continue working while furthering your career. I find that to be highly valuable and I am so thankful to have found Arizona State University.
5.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Social Work
Graduation Year: 2019

The online program is easy to understand in terms of technology and the instructors are very supportive. While online sounds like it's easier, I find it to be more challenging and fits better into my schedule. ASU offers a wide range for online programs and I highly recommend it to all who are considering an education with a busy life at home. I personally have three children, a full time job and a husband who works out of town most of the time, so I live a very busy life however cannot put my education on hold.
4.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Secondary Education
Graduation Year: 2014

ASU has been noted for its innovation. I am proud to have been a student within the Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College. ASU was very hands on with my learning. Despite being a graduate student, I did not feel alone. I had support from every staff member I reached out to. Working full time as an educator while attending school can be very stressful, but my instructors were accommodating and made sure what I learned, I could take with me into the classroom the next day. I left my classroom feeling inspired and ready to take on the challenges of my classroom. Unfortunately as you go higher within schooling, you do not see as many minority students. In that space, I did feel pretty alone. I wished there were affinity groups for graduate students, as it seems the connection to campus tends to get lost.
4.2 out of 5.0
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Degree: International Business
Graduation Year: 2009

The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication is one of the nations top journalism schools and is home to Arizona PBS, the largest media outlet operated by a journalism school in the world. Cronkite News is a multi platform daily news operation with bureaus in Phoenix, Washington and Los Angeles. The school has professional programs in digital media, public affairs reporting, broadcast news, digital innovation, public relations, sports reporting, and Spanish-language news. Cronkite provides a hands-on approach to education for the digital media world of today and tomorrow. Explore Undergraduate Degrees Explore Graduate Degrees
4.6 out of 5.0
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Degree: Engineering Management
Graduation Year: 2018

Arizona State has offered me the opportunity of getting knowledge that will help me advance in my career. The best of all, in this time of willing or unwilling segregation, ASU offers you access to a diverse student body that will make you more open to other cultures.
5.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Business Administration
Graduation Year: 2019

Arizona State University is ranked #5 among online MBA schools and also one of the least expensive colleges to obtain an MBA from. Recently I also read that ASU is one of the top 10 colleges from which silicon valley hires. These were some of the credentials I looked at before applying to and accepting an admission from ASU. Right through the application process I was impressed. There was an admission specialist that was specifically assigned to me and he was always available to answer any questions I had while filling up my application! After I submitted my application I even got a call from the specialist and he congratulated me and let me know that I was accepted into the program. I later got transferred to an enrollment advisor who guided me through the process of enrolling for classes and answering other miscellaneous questions I had. I then got added to a cohort who would go through the entire journey with me. I also like the format that was designed for the online program. Each semester is broken down to 3 courses that take place one after another and each lasts for 5 weeks. For a working professional this format makes complete sense since I only have to focus on 1 course at a time. I also read that the student can choose when to take the final exam in that course during the 5 week period. It just keeps getting better. There is decent online MyASU website in which most information can be found and if one cannot find an answer, there is a 24/7 chat service available. And as a last resort there is also an email that can be sent, which gets answered in 24 hrs. Additionally an online tutor is also available to answer any questions you man have and all classes are recorded so that you can watch it at your leisure. For online correspondence with cohort members university gmail is available in which chat and video sessions can be initiated. I am still in the online MBA program and hence cannot give a full correspondence of the program and its benefits. But with what I have seen so far I am confident that the post-graduate benefits such as earning potential, preparedness for career, satisfaction with degree and career advising would also earn top points from me. I am very happy with the program so far and would recommend to anybody who is seriously considering doing an online MBA. Cheers, GT
4.25 out of 5.0
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Degree: Mechanical Engineering
Graduation Year: 2017

I liked my undergrad program, and I think getting my masters in a year with the 4+1 program was a great opportunity. Furthermore, the ability to get a masters degree for free by being a TA for a year is a great deal if you can swing it. I did have a few really bad teachers, but I also had some who were amazing. It evened out in the end. I think the biggest issue would be not learning a few skills that are more applicable in industry. GD&T is a good example of this. I think there should be a required class on this subject. Overall, it was a good experience, and I got to work with some great engineers.
4.4 out of 5.0
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Degree: Mechanical Engineering
Graduation Year: 2017

ASU is a great place to study Mechanical Engineering (or any other type of engineering, for that matter). As with any school, some professors are pretty bad, but overall I found my professors to be very good. More importantly, though, there are great opportunities for supplementing classwork: research (for both undergrads and grads), tons of student orgs, and workshops / networking opportunities / career fairs. And financing your graduate tuition is made a lot easier by their RA/TA opportunities. My biggest critique would be that many of the graduate courses are too specific to be of use in the industry (the classes seem geared toward research instead).
3.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Public Administration
Graduation Year: 2018

The school of public affair's master degree program in public administration is challenging and rewarding. They provide many opportunities to gain first-hand experience in the public sector. In addition, the program provides opportunities to work with large city budgets and find solutions to balance those budgets in a meaningful way. Unfortunately the courses offered do not always have options for the day of the week it is offered, or the professor that teaches the course.
5.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Sociology
Graduation Year: 2017

The Arizona State University is a remarkable university that offers a great number of Doctoral, Graduate and undergraduate degrees in many different fields. I am in the Masters program for Sociology and this was the best decision I ever made. ASU has five campuses in Arizona and it offers in campus and online classes and ASU also has a great study abroad program. I like the Sociology program because ASU is concerned with the value-related aspects of sociological theory, research, and professional life after graduation. ASU seeks to extend the boundaries of humanistic sociology be exploring connections between sociology and the needs of employers by being a modern university and on top of technology. Also the professors are knowledgeable and concerned with proving a great educational level. My experience with ASU has been great. Highly recommended, thank you!
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