Urban setting

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The University of Arizona / College of Agriculture and Life Sciences is located in Tucson, AZ, in an urban setting.

Departments & Programs

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Agricultural Education (MAE)
(Graduate Certificate)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Home Economics Education (MHE Ed)

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required



Application Fee - Domestic
applications accepted?
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 1st December 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE, GMAT, or MAT
Master's Degree Requirements Bachelor's degree or equivalent, minimum GPA of 3.0
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships


Focus of faculty research: Regulation of skeletal muscle mass during growth, bone health and osteoporosis prevention, regulation of gene expression, development of new crops for arid and semi-arid lands, molecular genetics and pathogenesis of the opportunistic pathogen
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Tucson, AZ  85721
United States
Contact Dr. Shane Burgess
Email: dean@cals.arizona.edu
Phone: 520-621-7621
Fax: 520-621-7196