University of Alaska Anchorage

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Global Influence / U.S. Influence
#1178
Most Desirable School
University in Anchorage, Alaska, United States

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About University of Alaska Anchorage

According to Wikipedia, The University of Alaska Anchorage is a public university in Anchorage, Alaska. UAA also administers four community campuses spread across Southcentral Alaska: Kenai Peninsula College, Kodiak College, Matanuska–Susitna College, and Prince William Sound College. Between the community campuses and the main Anchorage campus, roughly 15,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students are currently enrolled at UAA. It is Alaska's largest institution of higher learning and the largest university in the University of Alaska System. The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching classifies UAA among its public Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs, with a special classification for Community Engagement.

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University of Alaska Anchorage Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation Rate
3,08177%30%

How Much Does University of Alaska Anchorage Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)Fees (in-state)
$7,224$1,526

How Much Do University of Alaska Anchorage Graduates Make?

If you graduate from University of Alaska Anchorage, then you can expect to earn an average of $51,200 per year. You also have a 83% chance of being employed after 10 years.

University of Alaska Anchorage's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student BodyUnder-GradsGraduates
9,0108,056954

Where is University of Alaska Anchorage?

University of Alaska Anchorage is located at 3211 Providence Drive, Anchorage AK 99508

How Safe is University of Alaska Anchorage?

Anchorage has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is University of Alaska Anchorage Known For?

University of Alaska Anchorage is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

University of Alaska Anchorage's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are University of Alaska Anchorage's Most Influential Alumni?

University of Alaska Anchorage's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Earth Sciences, Anthropology, and Nursing. Here are some of University of Alaska Anchorage's most famous alumni:

Kathleen M. Sutcliffe
Kathleen M. Sutcliffe
An American academic .
Dana Stabenow
An American writer.
Mark Begich
A United States Senator from Alaska, formerly Mayor of Anchorage, Alaska.
David Duncan
A Canadian freestyle skier.
Todd Boss
An American poet.
Carol Comeau
An American teacher & school superintendent.
Ernestine Hayes
Ernestine Hayes
An American writer.
Solomon Yue
A Chinese American politician.
Spencer Carbery
Spencer Carbery
A Canadian ice hockey player.
Loren Leman
An American politician.
Jay Beagle
Jay Beagle
A Canadian ice hockey player.
Walter B. Parker
Walter B. Parker
An American academic.

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