Education

Aug. 16, 2019
An increase in graduation rates, alongside a decrease in the net price of a degree, catapulted the University of Arizona up Money Magazine's Best Colleges for your Money list.
July 29, 2019
The UA is among 42 colleges and universities in the U.S. on the Times Higher Education World Reputation Rankings of the top 100 higher education institutions in the world.
July 24, 2019
In 2014, UA professor Bill McCallum started a company to transform mathematics education. Today, more than 2,000 teachers use Illustrative Mathematics products.
UPC faculty, staff and students show Wilbur and Wilma around the UA Lima at UPC campus.
June 19, 2019
Launching in the fall as the first UA location in South America, UA Lima at La Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas offers the largest selection of dual degrees of any micro-campus.
Pablo Esteban Quiñonez Paz learned to play guitar through Lead Guitar, part of the UA CFA in Schools outreach program. He plans to pursue a degree in music at the UA. (Photo: Bob Demers/UANews)
June 5, 2019
Housed in the UA College of Fine Arts, the CFA in Schools outreach program helps K-12 schools establish classes to teach general music, guitar, drums and dance.
An $8 million investment in medical education will allow for the expansion of the UA College of Medicine – Phoenix and address the state's physician shortage by providing tuition waivers for medical students.
May 28, 2019
The Arizona Legislature approved $17.4 million in funding for the UA, with $8 million earmarked to expand the UA College of Medicine – Phoenix and support medical students.
Madison Loya, who completed her UA student teaching in China, takes in the view from the observation deck of Shanghai Tower, the world's second tallest building. (Courtesy of Madison Loya)
May 1, 2019
The UA College of Education's International Student Teaching Program places elementary education majors in classrooms in China, Norway and Mexico.
Maggie Kautz is one of 25 Wildcats who will receive an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship, which she will use as she pursues a Ph.D. in optical sciences at the UA.
May 1, 2019
The NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students in STEM disciplines.
"Kate mapped where the rising sea water was projected, and then she took all that land and floated it out. Obviously at first she didn't think she would end up with this floating community, but she was doing different mapping exercises of the area, just getting to know San Francisco. Finding old maps of where the water was under the surface of the city was part of her process," associate professor Susannah Dickinson said.
April 3, 2019
A UA undergraduate architecture studio was honored as one of the best examples of architectural investigation taking place in colleges and universities today.

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