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Did you know...

  • The UA Alumni Association has recognized an Outstanding Teacher each year since 1974 and in those 35 years a BCAS faculty member has been selected 27 times for teaching excellence.
  • See a complete list of BCAS faculty who have been recognized as Outstanding Teacher of the Year by the UA Alumni Association.
  • UA was founded as Buchtel College by the Ohio Universalist Convention in 1870 with financial support from Akron industrialist John Buchtel.
  • The BCAS is part of an 88 building campus on 223 acres.
  • In 2009 the average high school GPA and average ACT score of new first-year BCAS students were both the second highest of any college on campus, following only the College of Engineering.
  • UA has awarded more than 100,000 bachelors' degrees and over 3,200 doctorates.
  • From 2007 to 2009 undergraduate enrollment in the BCAS increased 19.6%.

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