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Most Favored Arizona Colleges with Highest Enrollment Rate

This page lists the most favored (higher yield) schools in Arizona. The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is the percent of students who choose to enroll after having been offered admission. Higher yield means that more admitted students are finally enrolled into the school.
Arizona State University-Tempe, has the highest yield rate of 33.98% for academic year 2019-2020 in Arizona. Grand Canyon University is positioned second with 23.11% yield and Prescott College follows them with 23%. Next table shows the schools that have high yield rates with admission statistics and acceptance rates. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. You may want to check colleges having the lowest yield rates in Arizona.
Most Favored Arizona Colleges with Highest Enrollment Rate (2020)
NameYield# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledAcceptance Rate
1Arizona State University-Tempe
Public, 4 or more yearsTempe, AZ
33.98% 34,188 29,562 10,044 86.47%
2Grand Canyon University
Private (for-profit), 4 or more yearsPhoenix, AZ
23.11% 37,456 28,818 6,659 76.94%
3Prescott College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsPrescott, AZ
22.57% 232 226 51 97.41%
4University of Arizona
Public, 4 or more yearsTucson, AZ
22.23% 40,854 34,558 7,683 84.59%
5Northern Arizona University
Public, 4 or more yearsFlagstaff, AZ
17.46% 36,810 31,248 5,455 84.89%