University of Advancing Technology

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2022 Undergraduate Tuition
$17,958
7.27% growth from 2021
2022 Average Net Price
$20,164
After Financial Aid
2019 Default Rate
3.7%
on Student Loans
2022 Acceptance Rate
91.5%
906 Applicants
2022 Enrolled Students
860
50.5% Full-Time
2022 Graduation Rate
42.1%
32 Graduates

About

University of Advancing Technology is a higher education institution located in Maricopa County, AZ. In 2022, the most popular Bachelors Degree concentrations at University of Advancing Technology were Computer Science (22 degrees awarded), Computer Game Programming (21 degrees), and Electronic Operations & Warfare (20 degrees).

In 2022, 224 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at University of Advancing Technology. 25% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 75% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was white (132 degrees), 4 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (33 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at University of Advancing Technology is $17,958, which is $3,017 more than the national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,942).

Costs

In 2022, the median undergraduate tuition at University of Advancing Technology is $17,958, which is $3,017 more than the national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,942).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $20,164.

In 2022, 83% of undergraduate students attending University of Advancing Technology received financial aid through grants. Comparatively, 67% of undergraduate students received financial aid through loans.

Tuition Costs

$17,958
2022 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2022, the cost of tuition at University of Advancing Technology was $17,958. The cost of tuition at University of Advancing Technology is $3,017 more than than the overall (public and private) national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,942).

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Average Net Price

$20,164
2022 Value
13.9%
1 Year Growth

In 2022 University of Advancing Technology had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $20,164. Between 2021 and 2022, the average net price of University of Advancing Technology grew by 13.9%.

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Other Student Expenses

$10,200
Room and Board

The average yearly cost of room and board at University of Advancing Technology was of $10,200 in 2022. The cost of room and board increased by 10.9% between 2021 and 2022.

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Financial Aid by Income Level

83%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Grants
67%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Loans

83% of undergraduate students at University of Advancing Technology received financial aid through grants or loans in 2022. This represents a decline of 7.78% with respect to 2021, when 90% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

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3.7%
2019 Default Rate
10
Number of Defaults

In 2019 the default rate for borrower's at University of Advancing Technology was 3.7%, which represents 10 out of the 270 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

University of Advancing Technology received 906 undergraduate applications in 2022, which represents a 22.9% annual growth. Out of those 906 applicants, 829 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 91.5% acceptance rate.

There were 860 students enrolled at University of Advancing Technology in 2022.

University of Advancing Technology has an overall enrollment yield of 17.2%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

91.5%
Acceptance Rate in 2022
829
Accepted Out of 906

In 2022, the undergraduate acceptance rate of University of Advancing Technology was 91.5% (829 admissions from 906 applications). This is higher than the acceptance rate of 2021, which was 91.2%. Between 2021 and 2022, the number of applicants grew by 22.9%, while admissions grew by 23.4%..

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Enrollment

University of Advancing Technology had a total enrollment of 860 students in 2022. The full-time enrollment at University of Advancing Technology is 434 students and the part-time enrollment is 426. This means that 50.5% of students enrolled at University of Advancing Technology are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at University of Advancing Technology, both undergraduate and graduate, is 47% White, 16.2% Hispanic or Latino, 14.8% Black or African American, 8.72% Two or More Races, 2.79% Asian, 2.21% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.814% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at University of Advancing Technology in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly White Male (38.4%), followed by Hispanic or Latino Male (14.6%) and Black or African American Male (8.87%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly White Male (41.2%), followed by White Female (11.8%) and Black or African American Male (5.88%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

50.5%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at University of Advancing Technology in 2022, both undergraduate and graduate, is 860 students. The full-time enrollment at University of Advancing Technology is 434 and the part-time enrollment is 426. This means that 50.5% of students enrolled at University of Advancing Technology are enrolled full-time compared with 71.2% at similar Special Focus Institutions.

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Retention Rate over Time

72%
2022 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at University of Advancing Technology was 72%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Special Focus Institutions (73%), University of Advancing Technology had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity (2022)
  1. White
    404 enrolled students
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    139 enrolled students
  3. Black or African American
    127 enrolled students

The enrolled student population at University of Advancing Technology is 47% White, 16.2% Hispanic or Latino, 14.8% Black or African American, 8.72% Two or More Races, 2.79% Asian, 2.21% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.814% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Special Focus Institutions is 42.1% White, 19.3% Hispanic or Latino, and 14.1% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 61 students (7.09%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2022, 112 fewer women than men received degrees from University of Advancing Technology. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at University of Advancing Technology is white (132 degrees awarded). There were 4 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (33 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at University of Advancing Technology is Computer Science (22 degrees awarded), followed by Computer Game Programming (21 degrees) and Electronic Operations & Warfare (20 degrees).

In 2022,  the most specialized majors across all degree types at University of Advancing Technology, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Applied Sciences (26 degrees awarded), Visual & Performing Arts (52 degrees), and Communication Technologies (5 degrees).

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at University of Advancing Technology are Software developers (594,933 people), Other managers (243,921 people), Police officers (139,598 people), Computer occupations, all other (134,289 people), and Computer & information systems managers (125,363 people).

The most specialized majors at University of Advancing Technology in 2022 are Applied Sciences (26 degrees awarded), Visual & Performing Arts (52 degrees), Communication Technologies (5 degrees), Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (79 degrees), and Engineering Technologies (14 degrees) (as of 2022).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at University of Advancing Technology are Cardiovascular technologists and technicians, Physicians, Surgeons, Photographic process workers & processing machine operators, and Architectural & engineering managers

The most specialized majors at University of Advancing Technology are Applied Sciences (26 degrees awarded), Visual & Performing Arts (52 degrees), Communication Technologies (5 degrees), Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (79 degrees), and Engineering Technologies (14 degrees) (as of 2022).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at University of Advancing Technology are Computer Systems Design (676,264 people), Justice, public order, & safety activities (344,395 people), Elementary & secondary schools (304,117 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (239,504 people), and General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (136,619 people).

The most specialized majors at University of Advancing Technology are Applied Sciences (26 degrees awarded), Visual & Performing Arts (52 degrees), Communication Technologies (5 degrees), Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (79 degrees), and Engineering Technologies (14 degrees) (as of 2022).

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Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by University of Advancing Technology.
Most Common (2022)
  1. 22 degrees awarded
  2. 21 degrees awarded
  3. 20 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common bachelors degree concentration at University of Advancing Technology was Computer Science with 22 degrees awarded.

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Sex Breakdown for Common Majors

168
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2022
56
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2022

In 2022, 168 degrees were awarded to men at University of Advancing Technology, which is 3 times more than the number of degrees awarded to females (56).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2022, 29 degrees were awarded to men at University of Advancing Technology in Computer Game Programming, which is 7.25 times more than the 4 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2022, 7 degrees were awarded to men at University of Advancing Technology in Game & Interactive Media Design, which is 0.292 times less than the 24 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

33%
100% Completion Time
35%
150% Completion Time

In 2022, 33% of students graduating from University of Advancing Technology completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 35% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 35% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Graduation Rate by Race and Sex

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
Two or More Races Female
Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate in 2022 at University of Advancing Technology is Female and Two or More Races (100% graduation rate). Across all Special Focus Institutions, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (73.2%).

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity (2022)
  1. White
    132 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    33 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American
    20 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at University of Advancing Technology is white (132 degrees awarded). There were 4 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (33 degrees).

5.8% of degree recipients (13 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Sex

Most Common Sex Demographic (2022)
  1. White Male
    102 degrees awarded
  2. White Female
    30 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino Male
    23 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and sex grouping at University of Advancing Technology is white male (102 degrees awarded). There were 3.4 times more white male recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white female (30 degrees).

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Operations

University of Advancing Technology employs 35 Professors, 8 No academic ranks. Most academics at University of Advancing Technology are Male Professor (23), Female Professor (12), and Female No academic rank (5).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at University of Advancing Technology are: Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services, with 30 employees, Business and Financial Operations, with 8 employees, and Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 4 employees.

Salary Expenditure

$6.86M
2022 Salaries
7.31%
growth from 2021

In 2022, University of Advancing Technology paid a median of $6.86M in salaries, a 7.31% growth from the previous year.

The median for similar Special Focus Institutions is 3.17M (40.8% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$2.97M
Instructional Salaries
43
Number of Employees

In 2022, University of Advancing Technology paid a total of $2.97M to 43 employees working as instructors, which represents 43.3% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $975k (30.7%) for similar Special Focus Institutions.

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Occupations by Share

Professor
Most Common Instructor
35 Employees
Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
30 Employees

In 2022, the most common positions for instructional staff at University of Advancing Technology were Professor with 35 employees, and No academic rank with 8 employees.

In 2022, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at University of Advancing Technology were Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 30 employees, Business and Financial Operations with 8 employees, and Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 4 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Sex

Most Common Demographic (2022)
  1. Male Professor
  2. Female Professor
  3. Female No academic rank

In 2022, the most common demographic for instructional staff at University of Advancing Technology was Male Professor with 23 employees, Female Professor with 12 employees, and Female No academic rank with 5 employees.

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