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University of Phoenix - Arizona Data & Information Overview

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How Well Is University of Phoenix - Arizona Ranked?

Quality Badge

2022 Rankings

College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities in its annual rankings and ranks them in a variety of ways, including most diverse, best overall quality, best for non-traditional students, and much more.

University of Phoenix - Arizona was awarded 418 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is long term care administration/management.

Overall Quality

UOPX - Arizona is ranked #344 out of 2,576 schools in the nation for overall quality on College Factual's 2022 Best Colleges list. This puts it in the top 15% of all schools in the nation. This is an improvement over the previous year, when UOPX - Arizona held the #1,680 spot on the Best Overall Colleges list.

UOPX - Arizona also holds the #3 spot on the Best Colleges in Arizona ranking.

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Is It Hard to Get Into UOPX - Arizona?

Acceptance Rate

If you are worried about getting into University of Phoenix - Arizona, don't be. The school has a liberal open admissions policy, which means you only need to meet basic requirements in order to be admitted. Still, be sure to submit a complete application and provide any other requested materials.

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University of Phoenix - Arizona Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used as a measure to gauge how much access students will have to their professors - the lower the number, the better. At University of Phoenix - Arizona, this rate is 70 to 1, which is high when compared to the national average of 15 to 1.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

Another measure that is often used to estimate how much access students will have to their professors is how many faculty members are full-time. The idea here is that part-time faculty tend to spend less time on campus, so they may not be as available to students as full-timers.

The full-time faculty percentage at University of Phoenix - Arizona is 4%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  4 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at University of Phoenix - Arizona

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate is a measure of what percentage of first-year, full-time students come back for their sophomore year. The 38% rate at University of Phoenix - Arizona is a good bit lower than the national rate of 68%. This could be for a number of reasons, such as students transferring after a year because they changed majors.

Freshmen Retention Rate  38 out of 100

Graduation Rate

When we say that a student has graduated on time, we mean that they have finished their bachelor's degree within four years. The on-time graduation rate at UOPX - Arizona is 1%. That's lower than the national rate of 33.3%

On-Time Graduation Rate  1 out of 100

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University of Phoenix - Arizona Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 72,485 full-time undergraduates at UOPX - Arizona.

How Much Does University of Phoenix - Arizona Cost?

The overall average net price of UOPX - Arizona is $12,944. 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 +
$12,601 $13,378 $14,939 $17,013 $18,173

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of UOPX - Arizona, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

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 11.1%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do UOPX - Arizona Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from UOPX - Arizona make about $47,100 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. This is good news for future UOPX - Arizona graduates since it is 18% more than the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year.


See which majors at University of Phoenix - Arizona make the most money.

Location of University of Phoenix - Arizona

University of Phoenix - Arizona is a private for-profit institution situated in Tempe, Arizona. The location of the school is great for students who enjoy the amenities of city life.

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Contact details for UOPX - Arizona are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 4035 South Riverpoint Parkway, Tempe, AZ 85040
Phone: 866-766-0766

University of Phoenix - Arizona Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 42 majors graduated from University of Phoenix - Arizona. Of these students, 15,835 received undergraduate degrees and 5,723 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Business Administration & Management 5,615 $46,200
Health & Medical Administrative Services 1,393 $33,800
Criminal Justice & Corrections 828 $34,900
Nursing 789 $86,100
Computer Information Systems 766 $65,900
Behavioral Science 595 $29,800
Accounting 550 $41,600
Human Services 384 $31,700
Community Organization & Advocacy 266 NA
Communication & Media Studies 256 $37,600

Learn more about the majors offered at University of Phoenix - Arizona along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at UOPX - Arizona

Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

In 2018-2019, 94,128 students took at least one online class at University of Phoenix - Arizona. This is a decrease from the 94,814 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2018-2019 94,128 93,938
2017-2018 94,814 94,472
2016-2017 102,495 101,938
2015-2016 129,332 128,410
2013-2014 189,271 187,536

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Notes and 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.


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