Find Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

Best General Business/Commerce Schools in Arizona

Find Schools Near

2021 Best General Business/Commerce Schools in Arizona

8 Colleges
$34,254 Avg Salary
$21,909 Avg Student Debt

Finding the Best General Business/Commerce School for You

In 2018-2019, 1,373 degrees and certificates were awarded to general business/commerce students who went to a Arizona college or university. This makes it the #26 most popular major in the state.

There are lots of options to pick from today when trying to decide which program is right for you. You're no longer limited to schools in your local area, either, since online programs are becoming more prevalent. Or you may find the programs at a trade school to be a better alternative for you.

To assist you in seeing some of the education options that are available to you, Course Advisor has created its Best General Business/Commerce Schools in Arizona ranking. Our analysis looked at 8 schools in Arizona to see which programs offered the best educational experiences for students.

View our full ranking methodology.

2021 Best General Business/Commerce Schools in Arizona

The following schools top our list of the Best General Business/Commerce Colleges.

Top Arizona Schools in General Business

#1

Rio Salado College

Tempe, AZ

Our 2021 rankings named Rio Salado College the best school in Arizona for general business/commerce students. Rio Salado College is a fairly large public school located in the city of Tempe.

General Business majors at Rio Salado College take out an average of $13,750 in student loans while working on their egree. When it comes time to repay the loan, graduates who are on a 10-year repayment plan pay an average monthly payment of $143.

Full General Business/Commerce at Rio Salado College Report

Request Information

Out of the 8 schools in Arizona that were part of this year’s ranking, Mesa Community College landed the # 2 spot on the list. Located in the large city of Mesa, Mesa Community College is a public college with a very large student population.

General Business majors at Mesa Community College take out an average of $10,539 in student loans while working on their egree. For students who choose a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly student loan payment is $109.

Read More…

Request Information
#3

University of Arizona

Tucson, AZ

The excellent programs at University of Arizona helped the school earn the #3 place on this year’s ranking of the best general business/commerce schools in Arizona. Arizona is a fairly large public school located in the city of Tucson.

Full General Business/Commerce at University of Arizona Report

Request Information

You’ll be in good company if you decide to attend DeVry University - Arizona. It ranked #4 on our 2021 Best General Business/Commerce Schools in Arizona list. Located in the city of Phoenix, DeVry University - Arizona is a private for-profit school with a small student population.

Full General Business/Commerce at DeVry University - Arizona Report

Request Information

You’ll be in good company if you decide to attend Pima Community College. It ranked #5 on our 2021 Best General Business/Commerce Schools in Arizona list. Located in the city of Tucson, Pima County Community College District is a public college with a fairly large student population.

The average amount in student loans that general business majors at Pima County Community College District take out is $8,555. This translates to an average monthly loan payment of $89, based on a 10-year repayment plan.

Full General Business/Commerce at Pima Community College Report

Request Information
#6

Grand Canyon University

Phoenix, AZ

With a ranking of #6, Grand Canyon University did quite well on this year’s best schools for general business/commerce students. Grand Canyon University is a fairly large private for-profit school located in the large city of Phoenix.

Read More…

Request Information

Arizona State University - Tempe landed the #7 spot in the 2021 rankings for the best general business/commerce programs. Located in the midsize city of Tempe, ASU - Tempe is a public school with a very large student population.

After completing their degree, general business graduates from ASU - Tempe carry an average student debtload of $32,904. The average monthly payment of a loan this size is about $383, assuming that the borrower is on a 10-year repayment plan.

Read More…

Request Information

Chandler-Gilbert Community College came in at #8 in this year’s edition of the Best General Business/Commerce Schools in Arizona ranking. Located in the large city of Chandler, Chandler-Gilbert Community College is a public college with a large student population.

Read More…

Request Information

Best General Business/Commerce Colleges in the Southwest Region

Explore all the Best General Business/Commerce Schools in the Southwest Area or other specific states within that region.

State Degrees Awarded
Texas 6,230
Oklahoma 498
New Mexico 454

One of 21 majors within the area of study, general business/commerce has other similar majors worth exploring.

Related Major Annual Graduates
Business Administration & Management 410,147
Accounting 105,123
Finance & Financial Management 56,186
Marketing 51,241
Human Resource Management 26,823

Notes and References

*These averages are for the top 8 schools only.

  • Read more about our ranking methodology.
  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to U.S. Consulate General Munich.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Schools

Find Schools Near You

Our free school finder matches students with accredited colleges across the U.S.