The University of Arizona


UA Micro-Campuses an Innovative Approach to International Education, Says Wonkhe

The University of Arizona's 'micro-campus model' is an innovative approach to international education, according to a recent article by Wonkhe.

Two years ago, the UA created its first 'micro-campus' in Qingdao, China at Ocean University to provide international students with seamless access to a world-class UA education and the ability to earn dual degrees from their local institution and the UA. 

Since then, the UA has added another micro-campus in Cambodia at the American...

UA Leaders in International Education, Partnerships

The University of Arizona stands out as a leading example of how institutions of higher education can best serve the needs of international students, according to a recent article by Education Dive.

Through its innovative “micro-campus” model and dual enrollment program, the UA provides students from all around the world access to a world-class education and the ability to earn dual degrees which are conferred by Arizona and a partner university.

This is especially important...

UA Cyber Camp Helps Students, Arizona's Workforce

Last week, the University of Arizona South campus in Sierra Vista held a five-day camp to teach students and teachers about the field of cybersecurity.

Cybersecurity is a rapidly expanding field that is in need of more trained professionals. Nationwide, the industry is estimated to need about 1.8 million people over the next five years.

The Phoenix area alone has about 10,000 openings while Cochise County has about 1,500 openings, according to Eric Case, lecturer and...