ACADEMICS

Study at a nationally recognized STEM-intensive university!

At The University of Akron, choose from nearly 200 undergraduate academic programs! We offer associate and bachelor's degrees, as well as accelerated programs where you can earn your bachelor's and master's in just five years.

Not sure what to study? Check out our Career Center’s resources, including Focus2, a FREE major and career assessment. You can also use the NACE salary calculator to predict your future earnings.


Most popular majors for international students

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National rankings

  • The College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering is home to the WORLD’s LARGEST polymer academic program and greatest concentration of polymer expertise.
  • Only 2% of business schools worldwide have dual AACSB accreditation in business and accounting – UA’s College of Business Administration is one of them.
  • Bloomberg BusinessWeek ranked UA’s College of Business Administration as one of the best undergraduate business schools in the U.S. for the sixth consecutive year in 2014.
  • The UA College of Engineering is the fourth fastest growing engineering college in the U.S.

QUESTIONS?

Contact Undergraduate International Admissions:

Campus location
Buchtel Hall 202

Mailing address
International Admissions
The University of Akron
Akron, OH 44325-2001

Hours of operation
Monday-Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. EST

Phone: (+1) 330-972-6419
Fax: (+1) 330-972-7970
Check application status: (Undergraduate Admissions)
oipadmissions@uakron.edu

JP Yates, executive director of international recruitment
E-mail: intlrecruit@uakron.edu
Phone: 330-972-7709

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