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University of Phoenix - Arizona is a private for-profit institution situated in Tempe, Arizona. The surrounding area of the school is a good match for students who enjoy city life.

3,022 Undergraduate Degrees
238 Graduate Degrees

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University of Phoenix - Arizona Rankings

UOPX - Arizona is ranked #1 out of 6 schools in Arizona.

Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.

UOPX - Arizona has been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#1 Most Popular Online Computer Science Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#2 Most Popular Computer Science Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#3 Most Popular Computer Science Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#3 Most Popular Online Computer Science Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#3 Most Popular Online Computer Science Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#5 Most Popular Computer Science Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at UOPX - Arizona.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#1 Best Value Computer Systems Analysis Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#1 Most Popular Computer Information Systems Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#2 Best Value Computer Systems Networking Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#3 Most Popular Information Technology Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#4 Best Value Computer Programming Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#5 Best Value Computer Software & Applications Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#7 Most Popular Computer Programming Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#9 Best Computer Information Systems Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#10 Best Value Computer Information Systems Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#13 Best Value Information Technology Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Awards From Around the Web

The following table lists some notable awards UOPX - Arizona has earned from around the web.

Rank Ranking Name Source
#3 Highest Paid Computer Systems Analysis Graduates College Factual
#8 Highest Paid Computer Software & Applications Graduates College Factual
#36 Best Computer & Information Sciences Colleges for Non-Traditional Students College Factual
#36 Best Computer Information Systems Colleges for Non-Traditional Students College Factual
#58 Best Computer & Information Sciences Colleges for Veterans College Factual
#115 Best Associate’s Degree Schools Course Advisor

Where Is University of Phoenix - Arizona?

Location of University of Phoenix - Arizona

Contact details for UOPX - Arizona are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 4035 South Riverpoint Parkway, Tempe, AZ 85040
Phone: 866-766-0766
Website: https://www.phoenix.edu
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/universityofphoenix
Twitter: http://twitter.com/uopx

How Do I Get Into UOPX - Arizona?

You can apply to UOPX - Arizona online at: https://myapply.phoenix.edu

University of Phoenix - Arizona has an open admissions policy. This means that the school accepts all applicants assuming that they meet very basic requirements, such as having a high school diploma or equivalent.

Can I Afford University of Phoenix - Arizona?

78% Take Out Loans
12.3% Loan Default Rate

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. 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 12.3%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

University of Phoenix - Arizona Undergraduate Student Diversity

72,485 Full-Time Undergraduates
69% Women
39% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are also 22,239 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 72,485 full-time undergraduates at UOPX - Arizona, 31% are male and 69% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  UOPX - Arizona

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of University of Phoenix - Arizona students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of UOPX - Arizona Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 1,020
Black or African American 15,643
Hispanic or Latino 8,448
White 20,985
International Students 132
Other Races/Ethnicities 26,257

Geographic Diversity

Arizona students aren't the only ones who study at University of Phoenix - Arizona. At this time, all 50 states and the District of Columbia are represented by the student population at the school.

Online Learning at University of Phoenix - Arizona

94,472 Took All Classes Online
94,814 Took At Least One Class Online
-15.6% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
There are 38 bachelor’s degree and 26 master’s degree programs available online at UOPX - Arizona. In 2017-2018, 94,814 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at UOPX - Arizona has changed over the last few years.

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This school is the most popular in Arizona for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.

Online Growth Rankings of UOPX - Arizona

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at University of Phoenix - Arizona was -15.6%. This is the #141 largest growth rate of all schools that are mostly online. This refers to all students at UOPX - Arizona regardless of major.

The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of UOPX - Arizona majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.

Major 1-Year Growth Rate
Computer & IS Security 1%

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at UOPX - Arizona ranks compared to all other mostly online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at UOPX - Arizona.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Informatics #4
Information Systems #5
Computer Systems Analysis #5
Data Modeling/Warehousing & Database Administration #6
Web/Multimedia Management & Webmaster #6
Network & System Administration/Administrator #14
General Computer Programming #15
Web & Multimedia Design #15
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications #18
Computer Programming #18
Computer Systems Networking #18
Computer Software & Applications #21
Computer Support Specialist #33
Information Technology #53
Computer & IS Security #58
Computer Information Systems #67
Information Technology #74

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

University of Phoenix - Arizona Computer Science Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Basic Certificate Associate’s Bachelor’s Graduate Certificate Master’s TOTAL
Information Technology 9 758 810 17 0 1,594
Computer & IS Security 374 0 48 119 0 541
General Computer Programming 382 4 53 0 0 439
Network & System Administration/Administrator 313 4 5 0 0 322
Computer Support Specialist 118 4 1 0 0 123
Information Systems 8 0 11 46 0 65
Informatics 0 0 0 0 56 56
Web & Multimedia Design 48 1 5 0 0 54
Data Modeling/Warehousing & Database Administration 12 0 12 0 0 24
Web/Multimedia Management & Webmaster 4 0 18 0 0 22
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 0 0 20 0 0 20
TOTAL 1,268 771 983 182 56 3,260

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.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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