University of Alaska Anchorage is one of the Alaska s largest universities that offers various master and associate degrees and certificate courses. The university also provides higher education opportunities to armed services personnel throughout the state of Alaska. It is accredited by the Commission on Colleges and University of the Northwest Association of Schools and Colleges. The university offers degree programs in nursing, aviation technology, biological sciences, civil engineering, computer science, global logistics management and human services. It also offers study programs in hospitality and restaurant management, early childhood education, medical technology, natural science, social work, justice and physical education. University of Alaska Anchorage is located in Soldotna, Ark.