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University of Phoenix - Texas Overview

University of Phoenix - Texas is a private for-profit institution located in Houston, Texas. The location of UOPX - Texas is great for students who prefer living in an urban area.

What Is University of Phoenix - Texas Known For?

371 Undergraduate Awards
  • The master's degree is the highest award offered at UOPX - Texas.
  • In 2017-2018, 2% of the faculty were full-time.
  • Students who graduate from UOPX - Texas with a bachelor's degree make about $47,100 a year. That's 15% more than those who graduate from other schools.

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University of Phoenix - Texas Rankings

These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at UOPX - Texas.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#33 Best Value Business, Management & Marketing Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#48 Best Value Business Administration & Management Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#62 Best Value Accounting Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#81 Best Value Marketing Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#85 Best Value Criminal Justice & Corrections Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#87 Best Value Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#191 Most Popular Business Administration & Management Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Awards From Around the Web

The following table lists some notable awards UOPX - Texas has earned from around the web.

Rank Ranking Name Source
#9 Highest Paid Public Administration & Social Service Graduates College Factual

Where Is University of Phoenix - Texas?

Location of University of Phoenix - Texas

Contact details for UOPX - Texas are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 11451 Katy Freeway, Houston, TX 77079
Phone: 866-766-0766

How Do I Get Into UOPX - Texas?

You can apply to UOPX - Texas online at:

University of Phoenix - Texas 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 - Texas?

83% Take Out Loans
12.3% Loan Default Rate

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At UOPX - Texas, approximately 83% of students took out student loans averaging $7,787 a year. That adds up to $31,148 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at UOPX - Texas 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 - Texas Undergraduate Student Diversity

388 Full-Time Undergraduates
38% Women
48% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are also 106 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 388 full-time undergraduates at UOPX - Texas, 62% are male and 38% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  UOPX - Texas

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

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

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of UOPX - Texas Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 5
Black or African American 127
Hispanic or Latino 44
White 48
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 164

Geographic Diversity

Texas students aren't the only ones who study at University of Phoenix - Texas. At this time, 2 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Online Learning at University of Phoenix - Texas

268 Took All Classes Online
392 Took At Least One Class Online
-25.6% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2017-2018, 392 students took at least one online class at the school.

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


Online Growth Rankings of UOPX - Texas

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at University of Phoenix - Texas was -25.6%. This is the #2,699 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at UOPX - Texas regardless of major.

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 - Texas Undergraduate Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Basic Certificate Bachelor’s Master’s TOTAL
Business Administration & Management 57 209 99 365
Human Resource Management 20 4 4 28
Accounting 0 24 0 24
Criminal Justice & Corrections 5 17 0 22
Health & Medical Administrative Services 0 12 1 13
Behavioral Science 0 10 0 10
Marketing 1 3 0 4
Computer Information Systems 0 3 0 3
Information Technology 3 0 0 3
Finance & Financial Management 0 1 0 1
Computer Programming 1 0 0 1
Human Services 0 1 0 1
Management Information Systems 0 0 0 0
Communication & Media Studies 0 0 0 0
Computer Software & Applications 0 0 0 0
Computer Systems Analysis 0 0 0 0
Computer Systems Networking 0 0 0 0
Educational Administration 0 0 0 0
Teacher Education Grade Specific 0 0 0 0
Natural Resources Conservation 0 0 0 0
Homeland Security 0 0 0 0
Other Psychology 0 0 0 0
Public Administration 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 87 284 104 475


*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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