University of Phoenix

  • WHY US?
  • School Overview

You work hard. So does a college degree.

With convenient class locations as well as online learning, University of Phoenix makes quality higher education accessible for working students. Whether you're seeking a college degree at an associate's, bachelor's, master's or doctoral level, we can help you reach your academic goals—and sooner than you might think.

University of Phoenix Offers

  1. Our schedule adapts to fit your schedule
  2. Small classes with an average of 15 students
  3. Learn from working professionals
  4. Collaborative learning teams
  5. Dedicated enrollment, academic, and finance representatives

I like that there is diversity in the classes at University of Phoenix. I'm learning with people of all ages and various backgrounds. I'm making friends with people I would never have met otherwise and I'm learning a lot from them.

— Jennifer Kahtz - Bachelor of Science in Health Administration


The education has already helped me perform as a manager. It has developed my people skills, critical thinking skills and ability to identify and solve problems. I've already applied many of the management techniques I learned to my job.

— Jerry Blake - Bachelor of Science in Business/Management


Tuition, Financial Aid & Start Dates

Since every student is different, there isn't a "one size fits all" for school information. Start dates and tuition often vary between selected programs, and financial aid opportunities are unique to each student's circumstances. to get the most up-to-date and accurate information based on your selected program and circumstances.

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Higher education. Highly accessible

Founded in 1976, University of Phoenix is dedicated to meeting the educational needs of working students. You can choose to learn at a local campus or online—and you'll receive a real-world education with real value.

  • Attend University of Phoenix classes at times and places that fit your busy schedule.
  • Learn from University of Phoenix instructors who hold advanced degrees and have substantial experience in the fields they teach.
  • Collaborate with college peers in small, interactive classes.
  • Receive personalized student support every step of the way.

Admission Requirements:

  • Must be a high school graduate or have completed GED

Your Degree is within reach

University of Phoenix strives to make higher education highly accessible. Financial options, including financial aid, are available for those who qualify.

  1. Financial Aid

    University of Phoenix participates in many federal student aid programs, including grants and loans. There is no charge for processing financial aid applications. Scholarships may also be available to students who qualify. Your Enrollment Advisor can discuss these options and walk you through the process while helping you with your application for admission.

  2. Financing Options

    University of Phoenix offers several options for financing your education.
    Cash Paying Plan: University of Phoenix's Cash Paying Plan lets you pay for one course at a time rather than an entire semester or year at once.

  3. Company Funding

    University of Phoenix may be eligible for many company reimbursement programs. Check with your employer's human resource department to see if your company has an available plan for you.

  4. Military Funding

    The University also offers special military rates for members of the military and their spouses. In fact, our military division is well-versed in the Post 911 GI Bill and other options such as the Yellow Ribbon Program.

Earn your degree when, where and how you want

University of Phoenix fits your lifestyle and learning style. Depending on the degree program you select, you can attend class on campus or online. Some campuses offer degree programs in a combined campus-based and online learning format. While widely available, not all degree programs or learning formats are offered at all locations.

Online Learning Advantage

  • Complete coursework through online forums.
  • Receive lectures, questions and assignments online from your instructor. Study them at your convenience.
  • Participate online in class a minimum of three or four days per week, depending on your degree program. You choose the days and times.
  • Build teamwork skills by collaborating on additional online assignments with your learning team.

Campus-Based Learning Format

Providing the convenience of attending classes near your home or workplace.

  • Attend class one time per week, and meet with your learning team once a week. Classes are held in the evening or on weekends. Some campuses offer day classes.
  • Complete assignments on your own, as well as with your learning team. and University of PhoenixOfficial Transfer Guide

Students can transfer up to 46 courses to a University of Phoenix undergraduateprogram. A minimum grade of 70% is required to transfer an approved course to University of Phoenix.

University of Phoenix accepts transfer credit from the following courses: Course Code & Name University of Phoenix CourseCode & Name Credits
Biology 101: Intro to Biology Physical/Biological Science 3
Biology 102: Basic Genetics Physical/Biological Science 3
Biology 103: Microbiology Physical/Biological Science 3
Biology 105: Anatomy & Physiology Physical/Biological Science 3
Biology 106: Pathophysiology Physical/Biological Science 3
Business 100: Intro to Business Interdisciplinary/Elective 3
Business 101: Principles of Management Interdisciplinary/Elective 3
Business 102: Principles of Marketing Interdisciplinary/Elective 3
Business 103: Introductory Business Law Interdisciplinary/Elective 3
Business 104: Information Systems andComputer Applications Science and Technology 3
Business 106: Human Resource Management Interdisciplinary/Elective 3
Business 107: Organizational Behavior Interdisciplinary/Elective 3
Business 109: Intro to Computing Science/Technology 3
Business 111: Principles of Supervision Interdisciplinary/Elective 3
Chemistry 101: General Chemistry Physical/Biological Science 3
Earth Science 101: Earth Science Physical/Biological Science 3
Education 101: Foundations of Education Interdisciplinary/Elective 3
Environmental Science 101: Environmentand Humanity Physical/Biological Science 3
Geology 101: Physical Geology Physical/Biological Science 3
Health 101: Principles of Health Physical/Biological Science 3
History 101: Western Civilization I Social Science 3
History 102: Western Civilization II Social Science 3
History 103: US History I Social Science 3
History 104: US History II Social Science 3
History 106: The Civil War andReconstruction Social Science 3
History 108: History of the Vietnam War Social Science 3
Humanities 101: Intro to Humanities Humanities 3
Math 101: College Algebra Mathematics 3
Math 102: College Mathematics Mathematics 3
Math 103: Precalculus Mathematics 3
Math 104: Calculus Mathematics 6
Math 105: Precalculus Algebra Mathematics 3
Nutrition 101: Science of Nutrition Physical/Biological Science 3
Political Science 102: AmericanGovernment Social Science 3
Psychology 101: Intro to Psychology Social Science 3
Psychology 102: Educational Psychology Social Science 3
Psychology 103: Human Growth andDevelopment Social Science 3
Psychology 104: Social Psychology Social Science 3
Psychology 105: Research Methods inPsychology Social Science 3
Psychology 106: Abnormal Psychology Social Science 3
Psychology 107: Life Span DevelopmentalPsychology Social Science 3
Psychology 108: Psychology of Adulthood and Aging Social Science 3
Religion 101: Intro to World Religions Humanities 3
Science 101: Intro to Natural Sciences Physical/Biological Science 3
Science 102: Principles of PhysicalScience Physical/Biological Science 3
Sociology 101: Intro to Sociology Social Science 3

Students areadvised to contact a University of Phoenix academic advisor to verify that thislist is up-to-date before completing any courses on

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Find Your Program:

  1. Arts and Sciences
  2. Business
  3. Education
  4. Human Services
  5. Nursing/Healthcare
  6. Psychology
    • Wouldn't it be helpful to gain a better understanding of people's thought processes, emotions and behaviors? Psychology degree programs at University of Phoenix focus on the general rather the clinical psychology of individuals to provide students an understanding of the cognitive and affective processes that underlie the individual human experience. Research methodologies as well as critical-thinking and problem-solving strategies also are explored as they relate to the evaluation of behavior.

    • MS in Psychology
    • MS in Psychology - Industrial-Organizational Psychology
    • BS in Psychology
    • AA in Psychology
  7. Security and Criminal Justice
  8. Technology

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