University of Phoenix Phoenix: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - PoorSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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University of Phoenix Phoenix is a medium four-year, private for-profit school with 5,540 students enrolled. This college was established in 1976 and is one of the 13 schools and colleges located in Tempe, Arizona.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
32
Several-month certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, and postmaster certificate are offered at University of Phoenix Phoenix.

University of Phoenix Phoenix deploys a continuous curriculum calendar system and offers 32 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Education, Accounting and Finance, and Psychology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and 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 normally a positive sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
55%
University of Phoenix Phoenix student retention rate is low at 55% (way below Arizona average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at University of Phoenix Phoenix is very low - 12%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Phoenix Phoenix is reasonable: 23:1. Find out more details about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$11,600
Average tuition prices are close to the nationwide median - around $10,800 annually. The additional fees at University of Phoenix Phoenix beyond tuition are roughly $800; this comes to $11,600 per year.

Read the details about University of Phoenix Phoenix 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
This school will consider accepting 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) for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at University of Phoenix Phoenix is $45.00. The graduate application fee is $45.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to University of Phoenix Phoenix and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (602) 557-2000 or check University of Phoenix Phoenix Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A-
University of Phoenix Phoenix offers a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

Presently there is no on-campus housing at University of Phoenix Phoenix.

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

University of Phoenix Phoenix Location and Maps



Post Address: University of Phoenix Phoenix, 1625 West Fountainhead Parkway, Tempe, Arizona 85282-2371, USA
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