University of Phoenix - Arizona: Statistics

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#1901 of 14,131 In the World
#544 of 2,597 In North America
#495 of 2,496 In the United States
#4 of 25 In Arizona
#2 of 5 In Tempe
#182 of 1,068 For Military science
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Quick Review

Acceptance rate
100%
Avg. cost to attend
$12,780 /y
Aid receiving
88%
Undergraduates
69,408
Graduates
20,355
Male:Female Ratio
28:72
Control
Private
for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
www.phoenix.edu

University of Phoenix - Arizona Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

49 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

89,353 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

The University of Phoenix - Arizona has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Race or Ethnicity unknown 34887 (39%)
White 22541 (25%)
Black or African American 18208 (20%)
Hispanic 9390 (11%)
Two or more races 2121 (2%)
Asian 1235 (1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 590 (0.7%)
Nonresident Alien 172 (0.2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 139 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$12,780/year
Average aid awarded
$5,815
Students receiving aid
88%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $12,322
$30-48K $13,404
$48-75K $15,731
$75-110K $17,807
$110K+ $17,741

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $9,552$17,096
Tuition in-state $9,552$17,096
Tuition out-of-state $9,552$17,096

University of Phoenix - Arizona Majors

Major Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Business Administration and Management, General 1,825 5,614 1,855 45
Information Technology 752 766
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration & Management 1,352
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration 742 148
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse 789
Accounting 530 246
Behavioral Sciences 43 595
Health & Health Care Administration & Management 524 43
Psychology, Other 538
Corrections and Criminal Justice, Other 480
Human Services, General 39 384
Elementary Education and Teaching 150 173
Accounting Technology & Technician and Bookkeeping 312
Nursing Administration 291
Community Organization and Advocacy 266
Communication, General 256
Curriculum and Instruction 206 49
Management Information Systems, General 223 32
Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration, General 44 155
Adult and Continuing Education Administration 175
Family Practice Nurse & Nursing 173
English Language and Literature, General 168
Public Administration 42 123
Environmental Studies 150
Secondary Education and Teaching 128
Educational Leadership and Administration, General 93 24
Nursing Education 115
Organizational Leadership 101
Securities Services Administration & Management 7 86
Special Education and Teaching, General 86
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 72
Mental Health Counseling & Counselor 61
Finance, General 26 34
Marketing & Marketing Management, General 16 40
Industrial and Organizational Psychology 42 13
Applied Psychology 39
Informatics 38
Adult Development and Aging 32
Medical Office Assistant & Specialist 32
Health Information & Medical Records Technology & Technician 28
Computer and Information Systems Security & Auditing & Information Assurance 25
Health Teacher Education 24
Health Information & Medical Records Administration & Administrator 22
Higher Education & Higher Education Administration 21
Accounting and Business & Management 20
Long Term Care Administration & Management 19
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other 16
Educational & Instructional Technology 13
Web & Multimedia Management and Webmaster 13
Computer Programming & Programmer, General 12
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 12
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 11
General Studies 10
Data Modeling & Warehousing and Database Administration 7
Computer Systems Analysis & Analyst 6
Crisis & Emergency & Disaster Management 6
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing 6
Teacher Assistant & Aide 6
History, General 3
Hospitality Administration & Management, General 3
Network and System Administration & Administrator 1 2
Customer Service Management 1
Operations Management and Supervision 1
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management 1
Web Page, Digital & Multimedia and Information Resources Design 1
Grand Total 3,546 12,289 5,481 357
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 12% 10% 13%
  • Full-time retention rate - 42%

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,072
Citations
11,060

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
415 / 3,781
Psychology
290 / 4,478
Medicine
256 / 4,505
Business
254 / 3,388
Computer Science
176 / 1,638
Communications and Public Relations
109 / 1,580
Sociology
109 / 1,097
Education Majors
107 / 1,769
Mathematics
101 / 294
Health Science
93 / 1,315
Social Psychology
87 / 1,177
Math Teachers
86 / 260
Political Science
84 / 225
Art & Design
76 / 245
Engineering
76 / 298
Economics
60 / 631
Management Information Systems
57 / 1,173
Marketing
55 / 857
Nursing
48 / 445
Healthcare Management (MHA)
41 / 403
Chemistry
41 / 324
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology
39 / 668
Human Resource Management
39 / 466
Entrepreneurship
36 / 1,279
Environmental Science
33 / 117
Demography
32 / 169
Information Technology
29 / 469
Multimedia
26 / 41
Management
24 / 76
Family medicine
22 / 155
Biology
22 / 1,643
Clinical Psychology
22 / 541
Public Policy / Administration
21 / 370
Physics
21 / 73
Development Studies
20 / 40
Graphic Design
19 / 119
Special Education
18 / 276
Engineering Management
18 / 85
Psychiatry
18 / 315
Library and Information science
15 / 9

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 4 11
1992 7 6
1993 7 14
1994 6 9
1995 3 13
1996 7 15
1997 14 23
1998 28 22
1999 21 55
2000 17 72
2001 10 94
2002 20 102
2003 19 115
2004 23 163
2005 17 175
2006 24 199
2007 40 225
2008 60 242
2009 59 307
2010 63 309
2011 78 424
2012 84 512
2013 72 579
2014 78 623
2015 70 744
2016 81 774
2017 63 887
2018 78 902
2019 59 1256
2020 65 1682
2021 55 2123

University of Phoenix - Arizona alumni

  1. Shaquille O'Neal

    Shaquille O'Neal
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1972-.. (age 51)
    Enrolled in the University of Phoenix - Arizona
    In 2005 graduated with Master of Business Administration
    Occupations
    businesspersonactorscreenwriterfilm actorsinger
    Biography

    Shaquille Rashaun O'Neal, known commonly as "Shaq", is an American former professional basketball player who is a sports analyst on the television program Inside the NBA. O'Neal is regarded as one of the greatest basketball players and centers of all time. He is a 7-foot-1-inch (2.16 m) and 325-pound (147 kg) center who played for six teams over his 19-year career in the National Basketball Association (NBA) and is a four-time NBA champion.

  2. Lil Wayne

    Lil Wayne
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1982-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    rappermusic executiveentrepreneursongwritersinger
    Biography

    Dwayne Michael Carter Jr., known professionally as Lil Wayne, is an American rapper, singer, and songwriter. He is regarded by many contemporaries as one of the most influential hip hop artists of his generation, and often cited as one of the greatest rappers of all time. His career began in 1995, at the age of 12, when he was signed by rapper Birdman, joining Cash Money Records as the youngest member of the label. From then on, Wayne was the flagship artist of Cash Money Records before ending his association with the company in June 2018.

  3. Lisa Leslie

    Lisa Leslie
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1972-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Lisa Deshaun Leslie is an American former professional basketball player. She is currently the head coach for Triplets in the BIG3 professional basketball league, as well as a studio analyst for Orlando Magic broadcasts on Fox Sports Florida.

  4. Paul Goldschmidt

    Paul Goldschmidt
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1987-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Paul Edward Goldschmidt, nicknamed "Goldy", is an American professional baseball first baseman for the St. Louis Cardinals of Major League Baseball (MLB).

All 41 notable alumni

General info

Total FTE staff 4,422
Carnegie Classification Doctoral Universities: Moderate Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Address 4035 South Riverpoint Parkway
Phoenix, Arizona, 85040
United States
City population 181,000
Phone 8667660766