The University of Arizona


UA Online Launches MS Cybersecurity Program

The University of Arizona recently announced the launch of a new online Master’s degree program in cybersecurity. The 33-credit program is available entirely online and draws from the curriculum of UA’s top ranked Eller Management Information Systems (MIS) program as well as the Electrical & Computer Engineering and Systems & Industrial Engineering programs.

The announcement comes at a critical time for companies and organizations alike as cyber crimes are expected to triple...

Using Data to Power Student Success

In a recent article by University Business, the University of Arizona was highlighted as one of the leading institutions utilizing data to make real progress in student success. 

UA leaders in particular, were lauded for breaking down big data and taking action. This can be seen in the way UA is using Civitas Learning's Illume solution to analyze student grades in foundational course and track at-risk behavior indicators. These reports...

Tips to Help Faculty Build Online Courses

Since 2015, the University of Arizona has made significant strides to help their faculty build online courses. Following the launch of UA Online, the Office of Digital Learning (ODL) was created to support and help faculty navigate how to design an online course. 

Today, faculties have access to resources such as toolkits for new instructional designers and online instructors. Particularly innovative is...