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"Innovation is a product of creativity."

- ASU President Michael Crow

Why is ASU #1 in the U.S. for innovation?


ASU was ranked ahead of schools like MIT and Stanford 

- US News & World Report, 8 years, 2016-2023


That's because we work hard to create ways for students to get the most out of their time at the university, whether it's using technology creatively or providing unique research and funding opportunities. Watch this video to find out why ASU is #1 in innovation and what that means to students.


We create programs to help students begin their journey to college



For teenagers who are exploring their career options, this application is a combination personality quiz and career advisor that will help guide students in the right direction for their futures.

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ASU Prep Digital

Start prepping for college now through this customized learning opportunity that combines online high school with university coursework.

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Our partnerships help students reach their goals


Starbucks College Achievement Plan

This program started out covering tuition for juniors and seniors who worked 20 hours a week. Now, it will cover a four-year bachelor's degree for eligible Starbucks employees.

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Arizona Technology Enterprises

Ranking in the top 10 for startups, licensing agreements and invention disclosures, AzTE manages ASU's intellectual property in order to translate research from the university into real-world applications.

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We integrate advanced technology in and around the classroom


Technology in the classroom

Large lecture classes integrate new technology and web-based software so professors can check on student progress, see what concepts students struggle with, and connect with a big class.



Students can monitor their progress toward their degree with this online tool. The program allows students to see what classes to take and which semester to take them, and be alerted if they've gone "off-track."

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Our accelerated degree programs help students graduate in less than four years

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Accelerated degree programs

ASU students can graduate in nearly half the time of a regular four-year program with a selection of accelerated degrees.

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