University of Arizona Graduate Program Reviews

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of students recommend
(4.2 out of 5.0)
School rating based on 8 respondents

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School Information

  • Website: Visit College Website
  • School Accreditation: 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

4.6 out of 5.0
Degree: Education
Graduation Year: 2015

Great school, amazing people and atmosphere.
3.6 out of 5.0
Degree: Education
Graduation Year: 2014

Higher learning system was solid. Instructors were easy to interact with even via online. Campus is large but does not feel overwhelming.
4.8 out of 5.0
Degree: Education
Graduation Year: 2014

In the state of Arizona, there are the "Big Three" universities. I attended Arizona State for my undergraduate degree, but attended the University of Arizona in Tucson. I felt that as as student, the U of A (as it is called) provided me with a much more personalized experience and outstanding professors. The U of A has Arizona's only full medical school with teaching hospitals throughout the state, has an excellent college of education, specifically the special education program with an emphasis in visual impairment (my program), and is home to the "silicon valley" of telescope optics. They own the nearby Kitt Peak observatory and built the telescope optics mounted aboard the Hubble space telescope. Tucson is also a heaven for foodies!
4.33 out of 5.0
Degree: Education
Graduation Year: 2021

The instructors have been really stellar, the courses have been engaging and challenging,and my academic advisor has been a great source of support and advice. It has been challenging getting adequate funding in my first year, but staff and faculty have been very helpful in seeking out fellowships and scholarships, and I'm confident that the next year will go much smoother financially.
2.92 out of 5.0
Degree: Education
Graduation Year: 2016

The UofA has great graduate programs. Just sometimes an unsafe campus.
4.08 out of 5.0
Degree: Education
Graduation Year: 2013

Teach Arizona provides the quality of the teaching education curricula designed by instructional and research behemoths. Arizona is not very educationally friendly when it comes to teaching English language learners and public education has recently come under attack. This program has not only taught me how to teach, but also about the educational atmosphere that new Arizona teachers must revel with and change for the better. Patty and Berry, the founding professors of this program are two of the BEST resources I have ever encountered when it comes to connecting with job opportunities and honing my qualifying skill-set towards employers. Now undergoing my student-teaching, I am becoming more competent in my ability to teach and transform the classroom. When I finish I have no doubt this intensive 1-year program will have propelled me into the teaching profession. This is a professional degree.
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