Through its land-grant mission, the University of Arizona is committed to serving the state of Arizona and students who seek to earn a high-quality degree from its flagship university. Programs at our Near You Network locations offer a mix of face-to-face, hybrid, and fully online courses to meet the demands of students, giving them direct access to on-site faculty, advisors, program directors, and support staff. Through partnerships with local community colleges, students can earn a bachelor’s or graduate degree without leaving their community.
The Administration team assists colleges and departments with the overall planning, implementation, business modeling, and assessment for distance education. It oversees the support staff and activities at distance sites, as well as works with community, education, and governmental partners to expand programs and services. The team serves as a liaison to campus service providers such as Admissions, Bursar, Registrar, and Financial Aid to support the overall student experience.
Assistant Vice Provost, Distance Education
Arizona Online and Distance Education
Arizona Online and Distance Education
Business Operations provides central office finance and administrative support for the distance team, and reconciliation and budget support for colleges and departments engaged in distance education activities.
Manager, Finance and Administration
Budget Analyst, Senior
The Associated Students of The University of Arizona Near You works to enhance the quality of student life through academics, activities, community involvement, clubs and organizations, service, and advocating for students. The executive board represents the student voice in the discussions and decisions that shape all aspects of Wildcat life across the state, both academically and socially.
Student Government President
Technology services is a resource that provides audio and visual production, classroom technology support, digital photography, equipment lending, software and hardware troubleshooting, teleconferencing, and more.
Joseph "IKE" Dent
Chief Broadcast Engineer
In addition to degree programs, UArizona offers a robust selection of professional development continuing education programs. Course offerings are tailored to each distance location, and can be customized based on student/industry requests. Frequent topics include PMP: Project Management, CompTIA Security+, ISC2 CISSP, Technical Writing, and more.
Dr. John DeLalla
Located in the Chandler Community Center, students can pursue a Bachelor of Applied Science degree, a Master of Business Administration, a Master of Legal Studies, a Master of Education and necessary teaching certifications in the Teach Arizona program, or an Educational Specialist degree in school psychology.
Regional Manager, Maricopa County
Located in the Santa Cruz Provisional Community College District Center with Pima Community College, students can earn Bachelor's degrees in education or applied, technical, or social sciences.
Co-located with Paradise Community College in north Phoenix, students can earn a Bachelor of General Studies degree or pursue a career as a Certified Financial Planner through Personal and Family Financial Planning coursework or Bachelor of Science program.
University of Arizona @ Pima Community College
Co-located with Pima Community College at the Desert Vista and Pima East campuses, students can earn a Bachelor of Applied Science or a Masters of Education in Secondary Education.
At the branch campus of the University of Arizona, students can earn bachelor’s degrees in applied science, education, computer science, and social sciences and graduate degrees in education.
Located at Los Niños Elementary School in the Sunnyside Unified School District , students can earn a bachelors in Elementary Education with an ESL endorsement and associated teaching certifications in the accelerated Pathways to Teaching program.