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About University of Phoenix

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University of Phoenix (UPOX or UOP) is a private-for-profit driven institution who's central operation is made in Phoenix, Arizona.

UP was established in 1976 by Dr. John Sperling in Tempe, Arizona. The college has been doing incredible in giving the rich online education since 1995 and has more than 100 campuses and furthermore one E-campus. UP gives numerous certificates and degrees at the associate, bachelor's, masters and even doctoral qualification levels.

The means of education are innovative and the university provides several resources in order to furnish the learnings of the students. It has a strong alumni connection, library with thousands of books and databases, and many more.

The college holds different accreditation in an institution and programmatic level. UP is regionally licensed and is recognized by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).

The motive of the college is clear: to give productive and viable training to all their understudies by intensifying their skills and values. It additionally encourages understudies to create various aptitudes like basic reasoning, critical thinking, correspondence, and collaboration abilities.

The methods of providing training are extremely innovative and give students a few assets like a solid alumni base, library with an adequate number of books, databases, and substantially more to furnish the student's learning. The college additionally holds an experience of 20 years in providing online training services. There are a total of 95777 students in the university at present.

Location & Contact


1625 West Fountainhead Parkway


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The University of Phoenix has an open-enrollment admission policy, which means accepting all applicants with a High-school diploma, GED, or its equivalent as sufficient for admission. Also, after having an open admission policy there are certain requirements to be fulfilled by the candidates.


The applicant must have earned an acceptable High school diploma, GED equivalent, California High school Proficiency Examination certificate, or foreign secondary school equivalent. The minimum age before applying must be 16 years. Work experience requirements depend upon the program student is enrolling in.

For Graduates

The applicant must have a minimum of 2.5 cumulative GPA in the undergraduate degree. They should be a permanent citizen or resident of the United States if not a student must hold a valid visa. The requirement for work experience depends on the program students want to get enrolled in. International applicants must have scores of anyone TOEFL, TOEIC, or IELTS exam.

For more information on the admission process and application deadlines, you can visit our admission page by clicking the button below.

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The University of Phoenix has a different fee structure for both undergraduate and graduate students which includes different facilities like housing, tuition fees, rooms and boards, and various others.

The average annual cost to attend UOP is $9,552. In addition, an applicant must also pay for the following:

Books and Supplies - $1,360

Other Expenses - $$3,052

Graduate Annual cost of Attendance- $32,089

Undergraduate Annual cost of Attendance-$29,398

The cost can vary to the courses and the programs opted by the student across 14 majors including Business Management, Accounting, Media Studies, Criminal Justice, Nursing, and many others. The student can visit the official website or can take the required information from The College Monk.


Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.


Student:Faculty Ratio


Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.


Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.


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Business Administration, Management...

8,045 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

4,704 Graduates

Behavioral Sciences

2,460 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

1,874 Graduates

Human Services, General

1,569 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

1,445 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

1,440 Graduates

Computer/Information Technology Adm...

1,419 Graduates

Human Resources Management and Serv...

852 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

757 Graduates

Computer Programming

644 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

375 Graduates


347 Graduates

Computer Software and Media Applica...

339 Graduates

Teaching Assistants/Aides

337 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

288 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

269 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

214 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

160 Graduates

Hospitality Administration/Manageme...

141 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

128 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

123 Graduates

Computer Systems Networking and Tel...

113 Graduates

Computer Systems Analysis

72 Graduates

Homeland Security

71 Graduates

Public Administration

24 Graduates

Sustainability Studies

7 Graduates

Biology, General

5 Graduates


5 Graduates

Entrepreneurial and Small Business...

2 Graduates


Student Body

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Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.






Students Gender



US National: 44%



US National: 56%


27% White

33% Unknown

21% Black

11% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

2% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

1% American Indian/Alaska native

1% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

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Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

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Since the campus life of the students assumes an imperative part of their development and advancement, students at UPA invest a lot of their time learning from the faculty members. Additionally, the students have an incredible breadth to learn and turn into a change-maker. The number of female and male students at the university are 31% and 69%, respectively.

After Graduation

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Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.




Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$74 - 466

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

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and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

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$30K - $48K


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The university recruits students and obtains financial aids on their behalf. Currently, the average financial aid students receive is 5510. Students who are interested in Financial Aid must fill up the FAFSA form. In addition to FAFSA form, students must complete and submit documents-

Master Promissory Note (MPN) (If student loans are being requested)

Entrance counseling (If student loans are being requested)

The loan request form (If student loans are being requested)

University of Phoenix Federal School Code is 014593.

UP offers different scholarships and grants for the students, for knowing more about grants, scholarships one can go and visit the university official website. Military benefits are also there in the university Financial Aid.

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