Located in America’s southwest, Arizona State University is a diverse, forward-thinking, highly ranked public university.
ASU is one of the largest public universities by enrollment in the US. As of fall 2018, the university had about 73,000 students attending classes across its metro campuses, including 60,000-plus undergraduates and more than 12,000 postgraduates.
ASU graduates more than 20,000 thinkers, innovators and master learners every year. Take a deeper look at how ASU is building the next generation of leaders.
#1 most innovative university in the USA.
–U.S. News Education 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019
#1 public university in the USA chosen by international students.
–Institute of International Education 2017
#5 US University for producing the best-qualified graduates
–The wall Street Journal
Top 150 university worldwide
–Times Higher Education World University Ranking 2018
ASU offers over 250 majors to undergraduate students, and more than 100 graduate programs leading to numerous masters and doctoral degrees in the liberal arts and sciences, design and arts, engineering, journalism, education, business, law, nursing, public policy, technology, and sustainability. ASU also offers the 4+1 accelerated program, which allows students in their senior year to attain their master's degree the following year.
ASU's School of Sustainability was the first school in the United States to introduce degrees in the field of sustainability. As of March 2014, ASU was the top institution of higher education in the United States for solar generating capacity. Today, the university generates over 24 megawatts (MW) of electricity from on-campus solar arrays. ASU's School of Sustainability is part of the Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability.