Phoenix College: Review & Facts

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Phoenix College is a large two-year, public school with 12,230 students enrolled. This school was established in 1920 and is one of the 39 schools located in Phoenix, Arizona.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
83
At Phoenix College you can obtain your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Phoenix College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 83 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Medical Assistant, Art, Criminal Justice, and Nursing. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
54%
The rate of student retention at Phoenix College is low at 54% (way below Arizona average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Phoenix College is very low - 22%. About 15% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Phoenix College is decent, 17:1. Read more details regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$7,800
Average tuition price is low - $7,700 per academic year. The additional fees at Phoenix College not covered by tuition are around $100; this totals $7,800 annually.

Read the details about Phoenix College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Phoenix College will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Phoenix College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (602) 264-2492 or check Phoenix College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B-
Phoenix College provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Phoenix College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Phoenix College.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Phoenix College. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, Phoenix College seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Phoenix College Location and Maps



Post Address: Phoenix College, 1202 W Thomas Rd, Phoenix, Arizona 85013, USA
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