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Students at ASU have a vast array of opportunities to work on real-world research and project-based learning that not only helps the community but also prepares them for careers. That commitment to innovative education was reflected in ASU’s ranking as 10th in the nation for “undergraduate teaching” for 2020 by U.S. News and World Report.


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