University of Advancing Technology

School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Tempe, AZ

$18,378

Avg tuition

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About University of Advancing Technology

School Type: Private

Status: For Profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Military Friendly: YesMilitary-friendly schools are Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges, offer the Yellow Ribbon Program, and have a dedicated point of contact to support veterans, military service members, and their families. Explore our college guide for service members and veterans to learn more.

The University of Advancing Technology is a small private university located on an urban campus in Tempe, Arizona. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 836, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 81%. The university offers 25 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 40%, and a student-faculty ratio of 15:1. Tuition and fees for students are $18,378.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

This school has a high acceptance rate.

This school accepts students at a higher rate than other schools. High acceptance schools welcome 51-100% of all applicants.

81% of students were accepted during the 2020-2021 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Retention Rate Insight

59% of full-time students stayed to continue their studies the following academic year. These students started in Fall 2019 and returned in Fall 2020.

Graduation Rate Insight

40% of students graduated out of all full-time, first-time students who began their studies in Fall 2014. Keep in mind many students who enroll are not typically first-time students, as most are adult learners. Therefore, the number of first-time students is traditionally low.

Test scores Recommended

High school rank Not required or recommended

High school GPA Required

Completion of college prep program Recommended

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Recommended

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Required

SAT & ACT

ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

SAT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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836

Students enrolled

52%

Online student enrollment

15:1

Student to faculty ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

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Demographics

White

51%

Hispanic

15%

Black

11%

Two or more races

10%

Unknown

6%

Asian

3%

American Indian/Alaska Native

2%

Non-U.S. Citizen

1%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

1%

Female student population

21%

Socio-economic diversity

66% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

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Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

71%

State Grant Aid

6%

Institution Grant Aid

73%

Pell Grant

66%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $6,208
State Grant Aid $4,682
Institution Grant Aid $8,081
Pell Grant Aid $5,790

Financial Outlook

$27k

Average student debt after graduation

$41k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

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Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2020-2021]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.