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Through access to leaders across numerous industries, teaching methods that ask you to be analytical and entrepreneurial, and expert faculty focused on your personal and professional development, you’ll graduate on an advanced path toward your ideal career.


Your student is passionate about helping people solve problems. You want to ensure they are on a positive trajectory to navigate future economic ups and downs. We’re here to guide students through the thinking and doing that puts solutions into the hands of individuals, societies and the rapidly changing marketplace.

Through applied learning and access to a diverse range of industry leaders and expert faculty, students develop the confidence to think critically and form solid relationships as they pursue their ideal careers.


You are passionate about making a difference. Together, we will prepare the next generation of Wildcats to solve the global challenges of individuals, communities and the changing marketplace. Because of your support and our commitment, students expand their critical thinking skills, work with industry leaders and connect learning with their ambitious goals.

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You are looking for the next generation of top-tier talent. When you hire from our graduates, your organization will benefit from new professionals that are well-respected, highly-prepared and skilled at developing people-centered solutions for families and consumers. Norton graduates have a proven track record of excellence in their professional careers. Invest in your future.

The John and Doris Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences in the University of Arizona College of Agriculture and Life Sciences prepares the next generation to solve the global challenges of individuals, communities and the changing marketplace. Known for our top-tier research and teaching style, we challenge students to expand their critical thinking skills to make informed decisions.

The U.S. News & World Report ranks the University of Arizona #1 in Arizona and #60 in the nation among public universities. Also named Arizona’s best college by Forbes, the UA graduates students who are sought after by top employers around the world.

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