Login
Copyright
 

Chandler, Arizona (AZ) Colleges and Universities

Prospective college students have four schools to choose from in Chandler, AZ, but within 25 miles there are 75 additional schools offering degrees and/or certificates. Discover the right college or university for you by comparing traditional schools based on their net price, graduation rate and other statistics.

View popular schools

The average student seeking the traditional college experience has a few options in and around Chandler, AZ. We compare the traditional, non-specialty schools with each other in four categories using data presented by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

Closest Schools to Chandler, Arizona

The majority of the schools closest to Chandler are 2-year (or less) institutions, but there are a few 4-year schools available nearby. These institutions are also primarily private schools.

  • Chandler-Gilbert Community College (2.5 miles from downtown)
  • Mesa Community College (4.2 miles from downtown)
  • University of Advancing Technology (4.2 miles from downtown)
  • ITT Technical Institute-Tempe (5.6 miles from downtown)
  • University of Phoenix-Arizona (5.6 miles from downtown)

Largest Schools Near Chandler, Arizona

Chandler and the surrounding area is home to eleven large institutions that boast more than 10,000 students. Several of the larger schools offer undergraduate and graduate level degree programs.

  • University of Phoenix-Arizona (195,059 students)
  • Grand Canyon University (62,304 students)
  • Arizona State University-Tempe (50,320 students)
  • Mesa Community College (22,711 students)
  • Glendale Community College (20,506 students)

Find schools that offer these popular programs

  • Agriculture
  • Architecture
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences
  • Business
  • Communications and Journalism
  • Computer Sciences
  • Culinary Arts and Personal Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Legal
  • Liberal Arts and Humanities
  • Mechanic and Repair Technologies
  • Medical and Health Professions
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Transportation and Distribution
  • Visual and Performing Arts

Lowest Net Price

The NCES determines the average net cost for colleges and universities by subtracting the average amount of financial aid full-time undergrad students typically receive from the total cost of attendance. The overall average net prices for all schools in the Chandler area fall between about $7,000 and over $32,000 for 2014-2015. Several community colleges in the area had some of the lowest net prices.

  • Rio Salado College ($7,006)
  • Glendale Community College ($7,034)
  • South Mountain Community College ($7,191)
  • Phoenix College ($7,299)
  • GateWay Community College ($7,566)

Highest Graduation Rates

The overall graduation rates reported by the NCES represent full-time undergraduate students who graduated within 150% of the 'normal time' it takes to complete their degree program (e.g., six years for bachelor's degree). For 2015, the majority of the traditional schools in the area had rates less than 50%. The following institutions had the highest graduation rates among the area's non-specialty schools.

  • Arizona State University-Tempe (66% graduation rate)
  • East Valley Institute of Technology (64% graduation rate)
  • Arizona State University-Downtown Phoenix (64% graduation rate)
  • Arizona College-Glendale (59% graduation rate)
  • Arizona State University-Polytechnic (58% graduation rate)

Chandler, AZ, and the surrounding area offers a multitude of 2-year and 4-year institutions for students to choose from based on location, size, price, and graduation rates.

Next: View Schools

What is your highest level of education?

Some College
Complete your degree or find the graduate program that's right for you.
High School Diploma
Explore schools that offer bachelor and associate degrees.
Still in High School
Earn your diploma of GED. Plan your undergraduate education.

Schools you may like:

Popular Schools

The listings below may include sponsored content but are popular choices among our users.

    • MSN to DNP
    • MSN to DNP in Nurse Practitioner
    • MSN to DNP in Executive Nurse Leader
    • RN to MSN
    • RN to MSN Bridge
    • MSN in Nursing Leadership
    • RN to MSN in Nursing Leadership
    • RN to MSN Bridge in Nursing Leadership
    • MSN in Nurse Educator
    • RN to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)

    What is your highest level of education?

    • Master of Arts in Arts Administration
    • Master of Business Administration
    • Master of Business Administration - Marketing
    • Master of Education in Special Education Intervention
    • Master of Business Administration - Strategic Leadership
    • Master of Social Work

    What is your highest level of education?

    • Master of Science in Accounting
    • Master of Public Administration in Non-Profit Management
    • Master of Business Administration
    • Master of Business Administration - Accounting
    • Master of Business Administration - Finance
    • Master of Business Administration - Marketing
    • Certificate: Post Conflict State Reconstruction and Sustainability

    What is your highest level of education?

    • Master of Science in Finance
    • Masters of Professional Studies in Technology Management
    • Master of Professional Studies in Real Estate

    What is your highest level of education completed?

    • Master of Education in Special Education, specializing in Applied Behavior Analysis
    • Master of Health Administration in Health Systems Management
    • Master of Science in Health Informatics
    • Master of Business Administration
    • Master of Education in Special Education, specializing in Autism Spectrum Disorder
    • Applied Behavior Analysis Certificate
    • Autism Spectrum Disorder Certificate

    What is your highest level of education?

  • What is your highest level of education?

    • Master of Arts in Health and Human Services Administration
    • Master of Arts in Human Resource Management
    • Master of Arts in International Development
    • Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership
    • Master of Arts in Special Education
    • Master of Science in Accountancy
    • RN to Bachelors of Science in Nursing

    What is your highest level of education completed?

    • MBA Finance Concentration
    • MBA General Management Concentration
    • MBA Health Care Management Concentration
    • MBA Human Resources Management Concentration
    • MBA Leadership and Organizational Health Concentration
    • MBA Marketing and Advertising Concentration
    • Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management
    • RN-BSN Degree

    What is your highest level of education completed?

    • Master of Science in Communication
    • Master of Science in Education in Special Education
    • Master of Science in Engineering Technology
    • Master of Science in Hospitality and Tourism Management
    • Master of Public Health
    • Master of Science in Education in Learning Design and Technology
    • Graduate Certificate in Strategic Communication Management

    What is your highest level of education?

  • What is your highest level of education completed?

Find your perfect school

What is your highest level of education?