Best Liberal Arts Colleges in Arizona

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We have created a 2019 ranking of the best colleges in Arizona that offer Liberal Arts degrees to help you find a school that fits your needs. Each school's ranking is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. In addition, you can view our entire list of all 21 Liberal Arts schools located within Arizona. We also provide reviews, facts, and questions and answers for schools on our site and offer you access to get valuable information from colleges and universities today.

Best Liberal Arts Colleges in Arizona for 2019

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Pima Community College Tucson, AZ

Pima Community College offers 2 Liberal Arts Degree programs. It's a very large public college in a large city. In 2015, 2,428 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 1,468 Certificates degrees, and 960 Associate's degrees.

2 Glendale Community College Glendale, AZ

Glendale Community College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a very large public college in a large suburb. In 2015, 904 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 904 Associate's degrees.

Based on 4 Reviews
3 Mesa Community College Mesa, AZ

Mesa Community College offers 2 Liberal Arts Degree programs. It's a very large public college in a large city. In 2015, 967 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 966 Associate's degrees, and 1 Certificates degree.

4 Chandler-Gilbert Community College Chandler, AZ

Chandler-Gilbert Community College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a large public college in a large suburb. In 2015, 608 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 608 Associate's degrees.

5 Northern Arizona University Flagstaff, AZ

Northern Arizona University offers 3 Liberal Arts Degree programs. It's a large public university in a small city. In 2015, 562 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 559 Bachelor's degrees, and 3 Certificates degrees.

Based on 48 Reviews
6 Estrella Mountain Community College Avondale, AZ

Estrella Mountain Community College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a large public college in a mid sized suburb. In 2015, 482 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 482 Associate's degrees.

7 Scottsdale Community College Scottsdale, AZ

Scottsdale Community College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a large public college in a outlying rural. In 2015, 476 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 476 Associate's degrees.

8 Paradise Valley Community College Phoenix, AZ

Paradise Valley Community College offers 2 Liberal Arts Degree programs. It's a medium sized public college in a large city. In 2015, 425 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 425 Associate's degrees.

9 Phoenix College Phoenix, AZ

Phoenix College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a large public college in a large city. In 2015, 367 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 367 Associate's degrees.

10 South Mountain Community College Phoenix, AZ

South Mountain Community College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a medium sized public college in a large city. In 2015, 244 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 244 Associate's degrees.

List of all Liberal Arts Colleges in Arizona

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Pima Community College Pima Community College Tucson, AZ
1/5
45 : 1 26,880
Glendale Community College Glendale Community College Glendale, AZ
2/5
40 : 1 19,871
Mesa Community College Mesa Community College Mesa, AZ
2/5
39 : 1 21,491
Chandler-Gilbert Community College Chandler-Gilbert Community College Chandler, AZ
2/5
49 : 1 14,654
Northern Arizona University Northern Arizona University Flagstaff, AZ
3/5
24 : 1 29,021
Estrella Mountain Community College Estrella Mountain Community College Avondale, AZ
2/5
42 : 1 9,303
Scottsdale Community College Scottsdale Community College Scottsdale, AZ
2/5
36 : 1 10,083
Paradise Valley Community College Paradise Valley Community College Phoenix, AZ
2/5
36 : 1 8,684
Phoenix College Phoenix College Phoenix, AZ
2/5
35 : 1 11,865
South Mountain Community College South Mountain Community College Phoenix, AZ
2/5
32 : 1 4,083
Central Arizona College Central Arizona College Coolidge, AZ
2/5
29 : 1 5,849
Eastern Arizona College Eastern Arizona College Thatcher, AZ
2/5
37 : 1 6,320
Arizona State University-Tempe Arizona State University-Tempe Tempe, AZ
3/5
27 : 1 51,984
Rio Salado College Rio Salado College Tempe, AZ
2/5
77 : 1 20,533
GateWay Community College GateWay Community College Phoenix, AZ
2/5
27 : 1 5,637
Arizona Christian University Arizona Christian University Phoenix, AZ
4/5
20 : 1 779
Mohave Community College Mohave Community College Kingman, AZ
2/5
28 : 1 4,360
University Logo Arizona State University-Skysong Scottsdale, AZ
3/5
44 : 1 20,273
University Logo Arizona State University-Downtown Phoenix Phoenix, AZ
3/5
25 : 1 10,952
Dine College Dine College Tsaile, AZ
1/5
24 : 1 1,490
Ottawa University-Phoenix Ottawa University-Phoenix Phoenix, AZ 19 : 1 567

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Additional Liberal Arts Degree Facts for Arizona Schools

Arizona Schools offering online Liberal Arts degrees

Online Liberal Arts degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 2,428 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Liberal Arts degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Pima Community College 1468 960 0 0 0
Mesa Community College 1 966 0 0 0
Chandler-Gilbert Community College 0 608 0 0 0
Northern Arizona University 0 0 553 0 0
Phoenix College 0 367 0 0 0
How many Arizona schools offer online Liberal Arts degrees?
  • 2 Certificates
  • 7 Associate's
  • 3 Bachelor's
  • 1 Master's

What Liberal Arts degree programs were earned in Arizona?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 16 Colleges 6,216 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 6 Colleges 743 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 4 Colleges 1,472 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 2 Colleges 71 Graduates
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