University of Arizona Graduate Program Reviews

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96%
of students recommend
(4.09 out of 5.0)
School rating based on 235 respondents

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School Information

  • Website: Visit College Website
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC, + 5 more
  • Programmatic Accreditation: AACSB
  • Campus Setting: City: Large
  • Student Population: 43,161 (33,694 undergrad)
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 20 to 1
  • Graduate Attendance Status: 27% part-time, 73% full-time
  • Annual Tuition: $12,302 out-of-state
Source: NCES

Student & Graduate Reviews

4.33 out of 5.0
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Degree: Physics
Graduation Year: 2015

Dedicated faculty, plenty of learning opportunities
4.58 out of 5.0
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Degree: Political Science
Graduation Year: 2019

I think our PhD program in political science is excellent !
4.33 out of 5.0
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Degree: Business
Graduation Year: 2015

UofA is a great combination of academic and extra-curricular activities.
3.83 out of 5.0
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Degree: Physics
Graduation Year: 2018

It's exactly what I expected out of grad school. It's very convenient that one can work with faculty in several related departments.
3.92 out of 5.0
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Degree: Physics
Graduation Year: 2018

The school has cutting edge research programs, but the salary for graduate students is relatively low and sometimes, if you work as a TA, the workload is too much.
4.08 out of 5.0
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Degree: Civil Engineering
Graduation Year: 2017

I like the environment of school with diversity in faculty and students. Professors are nice and helpful which plays important role for all student during academic life.
3.5 out of 5.0
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Degree: Physics
Graduation Year: 2017

I hope all the faculty could spend descent amount of time for their graduate students.
3.58 out of 5.0
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Degree: Economics
Graduation Year: 2015

It depends on what you wants. Some programs are good, but some programs are not perfect.
3.67 out of 5.0
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Degree: Health Sciences
Graduation Year: 2018

Pros: The Cancer Biology PhD program is very versatile and you are able to choose your minor in any health-related field. Faculty has very high expertise. If you are unsure about the research area, you can do even four lab rotations before officially joining a lab. Cons: There is not enough diversity, as there are not so many international students in this particular program. If you are latino/hispanic, sometimes you can feel like an outcast. Moreover, if you are planning to stay in Tucson after graduation, it will be hard to find a job. Most of the people move to Phoenix, as there are not so many science-related jobs in Tucson.
4.5 out of 5.0
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Degree: Mathematics
Graduation Year: 2017

Good program that may need a little work on student career guidance.
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