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University of Phoenix - Arizona Overview

University of Phoenix - Arizona is a private for-profit institution located in Tempe, Arizona. Tempe is a great location for students who prefer city over country life.

What Is University of Phoenix - Arizona Known For?

80,898 Full-Time Undergraduates
$15,123 Avg Cost After Aid
  • Although it may not be available for every major, the doctor's degree is the highest one a student can attain at UOPX - Arizona.
  • For the 2017-2018 academic year, 4% of the faculty were full-time.
  • After graduation, UOPX - Arizona bachelor's degree recipients go on to jobs where they make $47,100 a year. That's about 15% more than their peers at other schools.

University of Phoenix - Arizona Rankings

UOPX - Arizona is ranked #1,680 out of 1,715 schools in the nation for overall quality on College Factual's 2021 Best Colleges list. It is also ranked #17 out of 18 schools in Arizona.

The following table lists the notable rankings from College Factual that UOPX - Arizona has received.

Notable Undergraduate Rankings for UOPX - Arizona

Ranking Type Rank
Best Colleges for Diversity 120
Best Colleges for Non-Traditional Students 505
Best Colleges for Veterans 691
Best Colleges 1,680

Where Is University of Phoenix - Arizona?

Location of University of Phoenix - Arizona

Contact details for UOPX - Arizona are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 4035 South Riverpoint Parkway, Tempe, AZ 85040
Phone: 866-766-0766
Website: https://www.phoenix.edu
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/universityofphoenix
Twitter: http://twitter.com/uopx

How Do I Get Into UOPX - Arizona?

You can apply to UOPX - Arizona online at: https://myapply.phoenix.edu

University of Phoenix - Arizona has an open admissions policy, so you don't have to worry about getting into the school if you have a high school diploma or its equivalent.

Can I Afford University of Phoenix - Arizona?

78% Take Out Loans
12.3% Loan Default Rate
The overall average net price of UOPX - Arizona is $15,123. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for UOPX - Arizona

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$14,767 $16,000 $16,993 $19,178 $19,860

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At UOPX - Arizona, approximately 78% of students took out student loans averaging $7,207 a year. That adds up to $28,828 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at UOPX - Arizona is 12.3%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

University of Phoenix - Arizona Undergraduate Student Diversity

80,898 Full-Time Undergraduates
68% Women
35% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are also 23,077 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 80,898 full-time undergraduates at UOPX - Arizona, 32% are male and 68% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  UOPX - Arizona

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of University of Phoenix - Arizona students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of UOPX - Arizona Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 908
Black or African American 16,493
Hispanic or Latino 8,232
White 23,376
International Students 1,197
Other Races/Ethnicities 30,692

Geographic Diversity

Arizona students aren't the only ones who study at University of Phoenix - Arizona. At this time, all 50 states and the District of Columbia are represented by the student population at the school.

Online Learning at University of Phoenix - Arizona

94,472 Took All Classes Online
94,814 Took At Least One Class Online
-15.6% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
There are 38 bachelor’s degree and 26 master’s degree programs available online at UOPX - Arizona. In 2017-2018, 94,814 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at UOPX - Arizona has changed over the last few years.

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This school is the most popular in Arizona for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.

Online Growth Rankings of UOPX - Arizona

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at University of Phoenix - Arizona was -15.6%. This is the #223 largest growth rate of all schools that are mostly online. This refers to all students at UOPX - Arizona regardless of major.

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at UOPX - Arizona ranks compared to all other mostly online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at UOPX - Arizona.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Teaching Assistants #4
Sustainability Science #5
Computer Systems Analysis #5
Dispute Resolution #5
Other Psychology #6
General Biology #7
Writing Studies #9
Biological & Biomedical Sciences #10
Teaching English or French #11
General English Literature #15
Hospitality Management #16
Behavioral Science #16
Computer Programming #18
Computer Systems Networking #18
History #19
History #19
Human Development & Family Studies #19
Computer Software & Applications #21
Natural Resources Conservation #21
English Language & Literature #21
Family, Consumer & Human Sciences #22
Entrepreneurial Studies #22
Health & Physical Education #23
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, & Fitness Studies #24
Natural Resources & Conservation #25
Curriculum & Instruction #25
Allied Health & Medical Assisting Services #25
Special Education #26
Teacher Education Subject Specific #26
Health Sciences & Services #29
Homeland Security #33
Communication & Media Studies #37
Management Information Systems #37
Mental & Social Health Services #39
Finance & Financial Management #40
Human Services #42
Communication & Journalism #50
Public Administration #54
Multi / Interdisciplinary Studies #55
Teacher Education Grade Specific #57
Liberal Arts / Sciences & Humanities #62
Liberal Arts General Studies #62
Marketing #65
Computer Information Systems #67
Nursing #68
Educational Administration #70
Psychology #74
Information Technology #74
Public Administration & Social Service #79
Human Resource Management #87
Accounting #97
Computer & Information Sciences #100
Criminal Justice & Corrections #104
Education #105
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting #110
Health & Medical Administrative Services #114
Business Administration & Management #144
Health Professions #148
Business, Management & Marketing #154

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

University of Phoenix - Arizona Majors

In 2017-2018, University of Phoenix - Arizona awarded 32,806 undergraduate degrees and 12,460 graduate degrees. The table below shows the number of awards for each major.

Major Associate’s Bachelor’s Master’s Doctor’s
Accounting 410 532 288 0
Behavioral Science 111 988 0 0
Business Administration & Management 1,844 5,300 1,750 110
Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology 0 1 0 12
Communication & Media Studies 0 271 0 0
Community Organization & Advocacy 0 77 0 0
Computer Information Systems 758 810 56 0
Computer Programming 4 53 0 0
Computer Software & Applications 1 17 0 0
Computer Systems Analysis 0 11 0 0
Computer Systems Networking 0 20 0 0
Criminal Justice & Corrections 495 956 214 0
Curriculum & Instruction 0 0 283 47
Educational Administration 0 0 283 60
Finance & Financial Management 0 34 42 0
General Biology 0 19 0 0
General English Literature 0 178 0 0
Health & Medical Administrative Services 192 1,370 666 44
History 0 5 0 0
Homeland Security 0 13 0 0
Hospitality Management 10 0 0 0
Human Development & Family Studies 0 0 42 0
Human Resource Management 0 97 159 0
Human Services 53 528 0 0
Information Technology 8 72 0 0
Instructional Media Design 0 0 0 24
Liberal Arts General Studies 17 0 0 0
Management Information Systems 0 0 258 25
Marketing 0 42 54 0
Mental & Social Health Services 0 0 70 0
Natural Resources Conservation 0 189 0 0
Nursing 0 614 640 23
Other Psychology 0 0 498 0
Public Administration 0 25 214 0
Special Education 0 0 49 0
Teacher Education Grade Specific 0 231 278 0
Teacher Education Subject Specific 0 0 41 0
Teaching Assistants 28 0 0 0
Writing Studies 19 0 0 0
Total 7,900 24,906 11,770 690

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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