College Profile: University of Phoenix-Online Campus

 
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The University of Phoenix (UPX) is a for-profit educational institution that specializes in adult education. The largest private university in North America, it has an enrollment of more than 345,300 students. The school was founded in 1976 by Dr. John Sperling and is owned by the Apollo Group, Inc. The university has more than 200 campuses offering more than 100 degree programs at the associate's, bachelor's, master's and doctoral levels in various fields of study.
 
3157 E. Elwood Street
Phoenix, AZ
85034-7209
866-766-0766 (general)
602-387-7000 (financial aid)
602-387-7000 (admissions)
 
 
 

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General Information
Other Names
Type Private for-profit, 4-year or above
Control Private for-profit
Size 20,000 and above
Campus Setting City: Large
Calendar System Other academic year
Title IV Eligibility Participates in Title IV federal financial aid programs
Relgious Affiliation Not applicable

College Student Services Offered
No Remedial ServicesYes Academic/career counseling service
No Employment services for studentsNo Placement services for completers
No On-campus day care for students' children   

College Special Learning Opportunities
No ROTCYes Distance learning opportunities
No ROTC: ArmyNo Study abroad
No ROTC: NavyYes Weekend/evening college
No ROTC: Air Force   

Sources: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
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Admissions Considerations & Recommendations
Open admission policy Yes
Admission test scores Not applicable
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language Not applicable

Applicants (most recent fall period)
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Admissions (most recent fall period)
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Percentage of Students Submitting Test Scores
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SAT Percentile Scores
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ACT Percentile Scores
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Percentage Receiving Financial Aid
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Average Amount of Financial Aid Received
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Average Tuition for Full-Time Undergraduates
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Average Tuition for Full-Time Graduates
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Comprehensive Fee for Full-Time Undergraduates
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Per Credit Hour Charge for Part-Time Undergraduates
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Per Credit Hour Charge for Part-Time Graduates
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Student Body
202,956 Student Body SizeNo On-Campus Housing
0 Fall Applicants0 Total Dormitory Capacity
0 Fall Admissions

Gender
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Ethnicity
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College Levels Offered
Yes Less than one year certificateNo One but less than two years certificate
Yes Associate's degreeNo Two but less than 4 years certificate
Yes Bachelor's degreeYes Postbaccalaureate certificate
Yes Master's degreeYes Post-master's certificate
Yes Doctor's degreeNo First-professional degree
No First-professional certificate

Degrees and Certifications
Associate of Arts in Accounting (Arkansas) (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts in Accounting degree program helps students develop a foundation of knowledge related to accounting in terms of business strategy, financial statements, cost information, economics, management, and ethical issues. Students encounter real-world scenarios in which they use accounting information resources and systems to present conclusions based on accounting and business data.
Associate of Arts in Accounting (Minnesota) (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts in Accounting degree program helps students develop a foundation of knowledge related to accounting in terms of business strategy, financial statements, cost information, economics, management, and ethical issues. Students encounter real-world scenarios in which they use accounting information resources and systems to present conclusions based on accounting and business data.
Associate of Arts in Business (Arkansas) (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts in Business focuses on the topics of business, accounting, economics, finance and marketing in a global society. In this degree program, students explore fundamental business principles and learn to apply problem-solving strategies to real-life scenarios. Some program activities include SWOT analysis, examination of the supply and demand curve, a review of the relationship between marketing and sales and implementation of basic financial planning techniques.
Associate of Arts in Business (Minnesota) (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts in Business focuses on the topics of business, accounting, economics, finance and marketing in a global society. In this degree program, students explore fundamental business principles and learn to apply problem-solving strategies to real-life scenarios. Some program activities include SWOT analysis, examination of the supply and demand curve, a review of the relationship between marketing and sales and implementation of basic financial planning techniques.
Associate of Arts in Business (Minnesota) (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts in Business focuses on the topics of business, accounting, economics, finance and marketing in a global society. In this degree program, students explore fundamental business principles and learn to apply problem-solving strategies to real-life scenarios. Some program activities include SWOT analysis, examination of the supply and demand curve, a review of the relationship between marketing and sales and implementation of basic financial planning techniques.
Associate of Arts in Communications (Associate Degree)
Students enrolled in the Associate of Arts in Communications degree program will develop a foundation for understanding and practicing the effective exchange of information, ranging from interpersonal and small group communications, to public speaking and mass media. Courses include win-win communications processes, problem-solving information strategies, and news presentations for print, web and broadcast delivery.
Associate of Arts in Criminal Justice (Arkansas) (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts in Criminal Justice degree program focuses on policing practices, corrections, the criminal court system and juvenile justice. Students take a comprehensive look at these topics through interactive assignments that not only develop their critical thinking skills, but also enable them to recognize the functions of the criminal justice professions within their communities.
Associate of Arts in Criminal Justice (Minnesota) (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts in Criminal Justice degree program focuses on policing practices, corrections, the criminal court system and juvenile justice. Students take a comprehensive look at these topics through interactive assignments that not only develop their critical thinking skills, but also enable them to recognize the functions of the criminal justice professions within their communities.
Associate of Arts in Elementary Education (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts in Elementary Education degree program addresses major topics that impact instructionsuch as the historical and philosophical contexts of contemporary education, diversity in the classroom and the exceptional learner. Students are required to apply writing and problem-solving skills to evaluate topics covered through written assignments, discussion and debate. Where available, this program prepares students for transition into the Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education at University of Phoenix.
Associate of Arts in Financial Services (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts degree in Financial Services is designed to emphasize the development of skills, knowledge and attributes that can be found in the financial services industry, including accounting, banking, financial planning, investment and insurance. Students investigate money management, accounting procedures, financial transactions, regulatory issues and customer service in commercial and consumer arenas.
Associate of Arts in General Studies (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts degree in General Studies is designed to provide a foundation in liberal arts and sciences based on a survey of mathematics, physical and life sciences, humanities, social science and technology. As students become conversant with the values and terminology of these various academic disciplines, they will learn how best to access information resources and develop effective communication skills for informal, formal and quantitative tasks.
Associate of Arts in General Studies (Minnesota) (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts degree in General Studies is designed to provide a foundation in liberal arts and sciences based on a survey of mathematics, physical and life sciences, humanities, social science and technology. As students become conversant with the values and terminology of these various academic disciplines, they will learn how best to access information resources and develop effective communication skills for informal, formal and quantitative tasks.
Associate of Arts in Health Care Administration (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts in Health Care Administration focuses on health care organizations, the roles of health care workers, public policy, information technology, financial management, and regulatory and ethical issues of health care. In this degree program, students will examine current strengths, weaknesses and challenges of the U.S. health care system.
Associate of Arts in Health Care Administration (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts in Health Care Administration focuses on health care organizations, the roles of health care workers, public policy, information technology, financial management, and regulatory and ethical issues of health care. In this degree program, students will examine current strengths, weaknesses and challenges of the U.S. health care system.
Associate of Arts in Health Care Administration-Medical Records (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts in Health Care Administration with an emphasis on Medical Records lays a foundation for further study in health care at the bachelors degree level. Topics focus on medical terminology related to disease diagnosis and treatment, patient information management and medical claims processing. Software instruction synthesizes a variety of records processes common in medical facilities.
Associate of Arts in Health Care Administration-Medical Records (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts in Health Care Administration with an emphasis on Medical Records lays a foundation for further study in health care at the bachelors degree level. Topics focus on medical terminology related to disease diagnosis and treatment, patient information management and medical claims processing. Software instruction synthesizes a variety of records processes common in medical facilities.
Associate of Arts in Health Care Administration-Pharmacy Practice (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts degree in Health Care Administration with an emphasis on Pharmacy Practice provides a context for the study of the basic operations of community and institutional pharmacies, as well as for further study in health care at the bachelors degree level. Topics focus on medical terminology, disease diagnosis and treatment, basic pharmacy processes and equipment, and medical claims processing.
Associate of Arts in Health Care Administration-Pharmacy Practice (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts degree in Health Care Administration with an emphasis on Pharmacy Practice provides a context for the study of the basic operations of community and institutional pharmacies, as well as for further study in health care at the bachelors degree level. Topics focus on medical terminology, disease diagnosis and treatment, basic pharmacy processes and equipment, and medical claims processing.
Associate of Arts in Human Services Management (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts in Human Services Management degree program provides students a foundation of knowledge relating to the management of human services organizations. It offers an understanding of the roles of human services workers, public policy, multicultural practices, information technology, financial management and regulatory and ethical issues. Coursework in the concentration courses includes creating care plans, developing alternative funding strategies and determining the characteristics of good human services management.
Associate of Arts in Information Technology (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts in Information Technology focuses on project management, the Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC), networking, Internet concepts, and design and programming fundamentals. This concentrations courses build upon the fundamentals of computer and networking design to provide students a foundation for understanding basic programming concepts as well as their application to business strategies. Students also will participate in real-world scenario-based problems and develop functional software applications.
Associate of Arts in Information Technology (Arkansas) (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts in Information Technology focuses on project management, the Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC), networking, Internet concepts, and design and programming fundamentals. This concentration?s courses build upon the fundamentals of computer and networking design to provide students a foundation for understanding basic programming concepts as well as their application to business strategies. Students also will participate in real-world scenario-based problems and develop functional software applications.
Associate of Arts in Information Technology (Arkansas) (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts in Information Technology focuses on project management, the Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC), networking, Internet concepts, and design and programming fundamentals. This concentration?s courses build upon the fundamentals of computer and networking design to provide students a foundation for understanding basic programming concepts as well as their application to business strategies. Students also will participate in real-world scenario-based problems and develop functional software applications.
Associate of Arts in Information Technology (Arkansas) (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts in Information Technology focuses on project management, the Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC), networking, Internet concepts, and design and programming fundamentals. This concentration?s courses build upon the fundamentals of computer and networking design to provide students a foundation for understanding basic programming concepts as well as their application to business strategies. Students also will participate in real-world scenario-based problems and develop functional software applications.
Associate of Arts in Information Technology/Information Technology Support (Associate Degree)
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Associate of Arts in Information Technology (Minnesota) (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts in Information Technology focuses on project management, the Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC), networking, Internet concepts, and design and programming fundamentals. This concentration?s courses build upon the fundamentals of computer and networking design to provide students a foundation for understanding basic programming concepts as well as their application to business strategies. Students also will participate in real-world scenario-based problems and develop functional software applications.
Associate of Arts in Information Technology (Minnesota) (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts in Information Technology focuses on project management, the Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC), networking, Internet concepts, and design and programming fundamentals. This concentration?s courses build upon the fundamentals of computer and networking design to provide students a foundation for understanding basic programming concepts as well as their application to business strategies. Students also will participate in real-world scenario-based problems and develop functional software applications.
Associate of Arts in Information Technology (Minnesota) (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts in Information Technology focuses on project management, the Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC), networking, Internet concepts, and design and programming fundamentals. This concentration?s courses build upon the fundamentals of computer and networking design to provide students a foundation for understanding basic programming concepts as well as their application to business strategies. Students also will participate in real-world scenario-based problems and develop functional software applications.
Associate of Arts in Information Technology/Networking (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts in Information Technology/Networking degree program offers a functional overview of information systems and the analysis, design and security of modern computer networks. Concentration courses emphasize Local Area Networks, Wireless Local Area Networks, Wide Area Networks, and network security. In this degree program, students will be able to simulate network administration tasks through remote access to real hardware and software commonly used in the IT industry.
Associate of Arts in Information Technology/Visual Communication (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts degree in Information Technology/Visual Communication focuses on the business application of visual design elements such as composition, style and layout. Students will analyze the proper use of color and textures, create and modify graphic images and correct and restore photographs. In addition, students will use Web authoring tools and basic HTML programming to conceptualize, design and create quality Web sites.
Associate of Arts in Information Technology/Visual Communication (Arkansas) (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts degree in Information Technology/Visual Communication focuses on the business application of visual design elements such as composition, style and layout. Students will analyze the proper use of color and textures, create and modify graphic images and correct and restore photographs. In addition, students will use Web authoring tools and basic HTML programming to conceptualize, design and create quality Web sites.
Associate of Arts in Information Technology/Visual Communication (Arkansas) (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts degree in Information Technology/Visual Communication focuses on the business application of visual design elements such as composition, style and layout. Students will analyze the proper use of color and textures, create and modify graphic images and correct and restore photographs. In addition, students will use Web authoring tools and basic HTML programming to conceptualize, design and create quality Web sites.
Associate of Arts in Information Technology/Visual Communication (Minnesota) (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts degree in Information Technology/Visual Communication focuses on the business application of visual design elements such as composition, style and layout. Students will analyze the proper use of color and textures, create and modify graphic images and correct and restore photographs. In addition, students will use Web authoring tools and basic HTML programming to conceptualize, design and create quality Web sites.
Associate of Arts in Information Technology/Visual Communication (Minnesota) (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts degree in Information Technology/Visual Communication focuses on the business application of visual design elements such as composition, style and layout. Students will analyze the proper use of color and textures, create and modify graphic images and correct and restore photographs. In addition, students will use Web authoring tools and basic HTML programming to conceptualize, design and create quality Web sites.
Associate of Arts in Information Technology/Web Design (Associate Degree)
Sorry, no program description available at this time.
Associate of Arts in Paraprofessional Education (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts in Paraprofessional Education degree program addresses major topics that impact instruction. Students learn historical and philosophical contexts for contemporary educational approaches, child development and the tasks one might encounter in a classroom setting. Upon graduation, students will be conversant with the values and terminology of the field.
Associate of Arts in Paraprofessional Education (Arkansas) (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts in Paraprofessional Education degree program addresses major topics that impact instruction. Students learn historical and philosophical contexts for contemporary educational approaches, child development and the tasks one might encounter in a classroom setting. Upon graduation, students will be conversant with the values and terminology of the field.
Associate of Arts in Paraprofessional Education (Minnesota) (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts in Paraprofessional Education degree program addresses major topics that impact instruction. Students learn historical and philosophical contexts for contemporary educational approaches, child development and the tasks one might encounter in a classroom setting. Upon graduation, students will be conversant with the values and terminology of the field.
Associate of Arts in Psychology (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts in Psychology degree focuses on positive psychology, theories of personality, human sexuality, the physiological and neurological basis of human behavior, psychological disorders and social interactions. Students analyze the interrelationship of fundamental theories and how they define and explain human behavior, development and abnormalities. Students also evaluate the robustness of various psychometrics, develop their own theories, and assess the impact of cognition on physical and mental health. The courses in this program do not have a clinical emphasis and do not lead to professional licensure.
Associate of Arts in Sport Management (Associate Degree)
The Associate of Arts in Sport Management degree program lays a foundation for further study in sport and recreation management. The concentration courses focus on developing knowledge, skills and attributes in areas such as management and leadership, ethics, budgeting and finance, communications marketing and social-cultural factors?all within a sport-related adaptation.
Bachelor of Science in Business/Accounting (Bachelor Degree)
The Bachelor of Science in Business degree program with a concentration in Accounting promotes identification with and orientation to the accounting profession. Core competencies in technology, critical thinking, and communication are emphasized throughout the curriculum. Students also have broad exposure to varied business disciplines, including management, organizational behavior, economics, statistics and finance.
Bachelor of Science in Business/Administration (Bachelor Degree)
The Bachelor of Science in Business with a concentration in Administration is designed to enable graduates to deal effectively with an increasingly complex business environment. The concentration courses stress skill development in the areas of management, decision making, accounting and finance, quantitative analysis, economics, marketing, and utilization of research findings.
Bachelor of Science in Business/Communications (Bachelor Degree)
The Bachelor of Science in Business with a concentration in Communications promotes the knowledge and skills needed for effective communication within the business environment. The curriculum emphasizes professional competencies and values in such areas as public relations, communications theory, communication law and ethics, mass communication, media and advertising, and electronic publishing.
Bachelor of Science in Business/e-Business (Bachelor Degree)
The Bachelor of Science in Business with a concentration in e-Business focuses on the theory, skills and values associated with a business environment that increasingly depends on Internet technology. Students learn the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively integrate e-business tools, models, and best practices within various types of organizations.
Bachelor of Science in Business/Finance (Bachelor Degree)
The Bachelor of Science in Business with a concentration in Finance emphasizes financial concepts, theories, and practices to promote well-informed financial decision making. Coursework within this concentration examines the areas of risk management, business law, global finance, and investment analysis and portfolio management. Students integrate advanced topics in financial management through real-world business application.
Bachelor of Science in Business/Global Business Management (Bachelor Degree)
The Bachelor of Science in Business with a concentration in Global Business Management examines the dynamic nature of global business realities. Emphasizing fundamental principles and practices of conducting global business activities, the curriculum within this concentration includes international marketing, international trade and investment, global finance, global human resource management and global value-chain management.
Bachelor of Science in Business/Green and Sustainable Enterprise Management (Bachelor Degree)
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Bachelor of Science in Business/Hospitality Management (Bachelor Degree)
The Bachelor of Science in Business with a concentration in Hospitality Management develops students knowledge and skills in lodging management, food and beverage operations management, facilities management, and events and recreation planning. Students learn about the impact of travel and tourism while examining hospitality issues and trends, e-business implications and operational structures.
Bachelor of Science in Business/Human Resource Management (Bachelor Degree)
Sorry, no program description available at this time.
Bachelor of Science in Business/Information Systems (Bachelor Degree)
The Bachelor of Science in Business with a concentration in Information Systems focuses on the role and implementation of information systems in todays business environment. Students learn the fundamentals of business systems development and project planning and implementation, as well as concepts in software programming, database analysis and design and telecommunication systems.
Bachelor of Science in Business/Management (Bachelor Degree)
The Bachelor of Science in Business with a concentration in Management focuses on managing human and fiscal resources within the structure, culture and mission of any organization. The curriculum stresses skill development in the areas of critical thinking and decision making, organizational behavior, global business strategies, quality management and productivity, human resource management, and employment law.
Bachelor of Science in Business/Marketing (Bachelor Degree)
The Bachelor of Science in Business with a concentration in Marketing is designed to develop students creative, analytical and leadership skills. Coursework within this concentration examines sales management, buyer behavior, advertising, market research, and marketing to the international arena. Students learn to identify customers and customer needs, communicate product and service information, and develop and use marketing strategies.
Bachelor of Science in Business/Organizational Innovation (Bachelor Degree)
The Bachelor of Science in Business with a concentration in Organizational Innovation encourages students to bridge the gap between traditional business thinking and an innovative, design-focused philosophy. In this concentration, students learn to apply design principles, innovative practices, and creativity to develop business processes, strategies, services and products.
Bachelor of Science in Business/Retail Management (Bachelor Degree)
The Bachelor of Science in Business with a concentration in Retail Management focuses the student on the retail management environment, from the beginning to the end of the retail value chain. The concentration courses in this program emphasize skill development in strategic management, marketing, supply management, product and brand management, retail operations, merchandising, and personnel management unique to the retail industry.
Bachelor of Science in Business/Small Business Management & Entrepreneurship (Bachelor Degree)
Sorry, at this time there is no description available.
Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Administration (Bachelor Degree)
The Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Administration degree program focuses on management and leadership within criminal justice and related professions, maintaining a dual emphasis on the study of crime and justice in American society. The goals and essential components of the American criminal justice system are examined, with emphasis on law enforcement, the courts, and corrections. The program also focuses on current and future trends, research methodology, and the juvenile justice system.
Bachelor of Science in Education / Elementary Education (Bachelor Degree)
The Bachelor of Science in Education/Elementary Teacher Education degree program prepares candidates for teacher licensure at the elementary level.* Through student teaching and coursework that focuses on classroom management, models and theories of instruction, legal and ethical issues in education, and professional development, students develop the skills and knowledge needed to become competent and effective educators. *Each student/applicant is responsible for checking with his or her state Department of Education and/or school district to determine specific credentialing requirements.
Bachelor of Science in Education / Elementary Education (Bachelor Degree)
The Bachelor of Science in Education/Elementary Teacher Education degree program prepares candidates for teacher licensure at the elementary level.* Through student teaching and coursework that focuses on classroom management, models and theories of instruction, legal and ethical issues in education, and professional development, students develop the skills and knowledge needed to become competent and effective educators. *Each student/applicant is responsible for checking with his or her state Department of Education and/or school district to determine specific credentialing requirements.
Bachelor of Science in Health Administration (Bachelor Degree)
The Bachelor of Science in Health Administration program integrates a foundation of general education and applied sciences with the skills needed in todays health-related settings. The curriculum addresses the basic body of knowledge, understanding, and skills identified as relevant to health care services.
Bachelor of Science in Health Administration (Bachelor Degree)
The Bachelor of Science in Health Administration program integrates a foundation of general education and applied sciences with the skills needed in todays health-related settings. The curriculum addresses the basic body of knowledge, understanding, and skills identified as relevant to health care services.
Bachelor of Science in Health Administration (Bachelor Degree)
The Bachelor of Science in Health Administration program integrates a foundation of general education and applied sciences with the skills needed in todays health-related settings. The curriculum addresses the basic body of knowledge, understanding, and skills identified as relevant to health care services.
Bachelor of Science in Health Administration/Health Information Systems (Bachelor Degree)
The Bachelor of Science in Health Administration program integrates a foundation of general education and applied sciences with the skills needed in todays health-related settings. The curriculum addresses the basic body of knowledge, understanding, and skills identified as relevant to health care services. Additionally, the Health Information Systems concentration provides insight into the current world of health information systems.
Bachelor of Science in Health Administration/Long Term Care (Bachelor Degree)
The Bachelor of Science in Health Administration program integrates a foundation of general education and applied sciences with the skills needed in todays health-related settings. The curriculum addresses the basic body of knowledge, understanding, and skills identified as relevant to health care services. Additionally, the Long Term Care concentration provides initial educational preparation within this health care arena.
Bachelor of Science in Human Services/Management (Bachelor Degree)
The Bachelor of Science in Human Services/Management program is designed to provide the knowledge and basic skills needed by managers in todays human services industry. The program combines academic instruction in the foundations of human services, such as counseling, social work, and psychology, with the management skills of planning, organizing leading, assessing and evaluating.
Bachelor of Science in Human Services/Management (Bachelor Degree)
The Bachelor of Science in Human Services/Management program is designed to provide the knowledge and basic skills needed by managers in todays human services industry. The program combines academic instruction in the foundations of human services, such as counseling, social work, and psychology, with the management skills of planning, organizing leading, assessing and evaluating.
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology (Bachelor Degree)
The Bachelor of Science in Information Technology focuses on the acquisition, deployment and management of information technology resources and services, as well as the development and evolution of technology infrastructures and systems for use in organization processes. The curriculum is designed to produce graduates ready to function in information technology positions with the competencies, skills, and attitudes necessary for success in the workplace.
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology/Business System Analysis (Bachelor Degree)
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology-Business System Analysis
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology-Information Systems Security (Bachelor Degree)
The Bachelor of Science in Information Technology/Information System Security (BSIT/ISS) program provides the knowledge to successfully apply information technology theory and principles to address real world business opportunities and challenges. Under the guidance of practitioner faculty, the student uses innovative digital materials to develop competencies to apply: Systems Analysis and Design, Computer Programming, Database Development, Network Technologies, Information Systems Security, Web Technologies and Project Planning.
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology-Multimedia and Visual Communication (Bachelor Degree)
The BSIT focuses on the analysis, design, and development of information technology within the context of business systems. This program's specialization, Multimedia and Visual Communication, concentrates on the design and development of digital media presentations.
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology-Networking & Telecommunications (Bachelor Degree)
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology-Networking & Telecommunications
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology-Networking & Telecommunications (Bachelor Degree)
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology-Networking & Telecommunications
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology-Networking & Telecommunications (Bachelor Degree)
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology-Networking & Telecommunications
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology-Software Engineering (Bachelor Degree)
The Bachelor of Science in Information Technology/Software Engineering (BSIT/SE) program provides the knowledge to successfully apply information technology theory and principles to address real world business opportunities and challenges. Under the guidance of practitioner faculty, the student uses innovative digital materials to develop competencies to apply: Systems Analysis and Design, Computer Programming, Database Development, Network Technologies, Information Systems Security, Web Technologies and Project Planning. This program's specialization, Software Engineering, concentrates on principles of software application development. The curriculum is designed to produce graduates ready to function in information technology positions with the competencies, skills, and attitudes necessary for success in the workplace. It forms the basis for continued career growth, life-long learning as an IT professional, or a future graduate program.
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology-Software Engineering (Bachelor Degree)
The Bachelor of Science in Information Technology/Software Engineering (BSIT/SE) program provides the knowledge to successfully apply information technology theory and principles to address real world business opportunities and challenges. Under the guidance of practitioner faculty, the student uses innovative digital materials to develop competencies to apply: Systems Analysis and Design, Computer Programming, Database Development, Network Technologies, Information Systems Security, Web Technologies and Project Planning. This program's specialization, Software Engineering, concentrates on principles of software application development. The curriculum is designed to produce graduates ready to function in information technology positions with the competencies, skills, and attitudes necessary for success in the workplace. It forms the basis for continued career growth, life-long learning as an IT professional, or a future graduate program.
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology-Software Engineering (Bachelor Degree)
The Bachelor of Science in Information Technology/Software Engineering (BSIT/SE) program provides the knowledge to successfully apply information technology theory and principles to address real world business opportunities and challenges. Under the guidance of practitioner faculty, the student uses innovative digital materials to develop competencies to apply: Systems Analysis and Design, Computer Programming, Database Development, Network Technologies, Information Systems Security, Web Technologies and Project Planning. This program's specialization, Software Engineering, concentrates on principles of software application development. The curriculum is designed to produce graduates ready to function in information technology positions with the competencies, skills, and attitudes necessary for success in the workplace. It forms the basis for continued career growth, life-long learning as an IT professional, or a future graduate program.
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology-Software Engineering (Bachelor Degree)
The Bachelor of Science in Information Technology/Software Engineering (BSIT/SE) program provides the knowledge to successfully apply information technology theory and principles to address real world business opportunities and challenges. Under the guidance of practitioner faculty, the student uses innovative digital materials to develop competencies to apply: Systems Analysis and Design, Computer Programming, Database Development, Network Technologies, Information Systems Security, Web Technologies and Project Planning. This program's specialization, Software Engineering, concentrates on principles of software application development. The curriculum is designed to produce graduates ready to function in information technology positions with the competencies, skills, and attitudes necessary for success in the workplace. It forms the basis for continued career growth, life-long learning as an IT professional, or a future graduate program.
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology-Web Development (Bachelor Degree)
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology-Web Design
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology-Web Development (Bachelor Degree)
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology-Web Design
Bachelor of Science in Management (Bachelor Degree)
The Bachelor of Science in Management degree program is designed to develop students professional knowledge and skills for improving organizational effectiveness. The concentration courses in this program emphasize an understanding of the skills necessary to manage human and fiscal resources within the structure, culture and mission of any organization.
Call Center Professional Certificate (Certificate Program)
This five-course executive level program is designed to help call center industry professionals to better understand the theories and methodologies behind successful management of customer contact centers. Call center leadership, strategic development and process evaluation strategies are primary areas of focus. Practical knowledge is gained through class lectures, web-based research, focused discussions and group exercises. Courses may be taken in any order.
Continuing Teacher Education (Continuing Education)
Continuing Teacher Education (Continuing Education)
Continuing Teacher Education (Continuing Education)
Doctor of Business Administration (Doctorate)
The Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) degree program offered by University of Phoenix provides learners who hold a professional master?s degree a means of exploring their personal readiness to become leaders in management professions. Learners gain a mastery of business administration literature and demonstrate their competence by applying this knowledge to current business environments.
Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership (Doctorate)
The Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership (Ed.D.) program will prepare learners to become transformational leaders who will strategically manage and lead complex educational organizations. Graduates will be educational practitioners who demonstrate analytical, critical, and innovative thinking to improve the performance of educational institutions. The program is designed to emphasize leadership and to focus on applied research that improves educational environments.
Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership/Curriculum and Instruction (Doctorate)
The Curriculum and Instruction specialization of the Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership program will prepare learners to become instructional leaders who will strategically manage and lead processes related to curriculum, instruction, and assessment. Graduates will demonstrate both practical and scholarly knowledge in their use of analytical, critical, and innovative thinking to improve the performance of educational institutions.
Doctor of Health Administration (Doctorate)
The Doctor of Health Administration (DHA) program prepares leaders to respond effectively to the dynamic and ever-changing health care industry. These individuals will have a capacity to critically examine and evaluate issues and trends and feel empowered to influence the destiny of the health care system.
Doctor of Management in Organizational Leadership (Doctorate)
The Doctor of Management in Organizational Leadership degree program offered by University of Phoenix provides learners who hold a professional masters degree a means of exploring their personal readiness to become leaders in their professions or current organizations. Learners gain a mastery of leadership literature and demonstrate their competence by applying what they learn to current organizational environments.
Doctor of Management in Organizational Leadership/Information Systems and Technology (Doctorate)
The mission of the Information Systems and Technology specialization of the Doctor of Management in Organizational Leadership degree (DM/IST) is to enable professionals from any industry to understand and evaluate the scope and impact of information systems and technology (IST) from organizational, industry-wide, and global perspectives. The DM/IST curriculum lays a foundation of knowledge in critical thinking, leadership, and the application of IST content areas. Learners integrate this knowledge with their professional experiences and doctoral-level research to create innovative, positive, and practical contributions to the body of IST knowledge. Graduates will be able to influence their organization and environment positively with transformational IST leadership practices.
Doctor of Management in Organizational Leadership/Information Systems and Technology (Doctorate)
The mission of the Information Systems and Technology specialization of the Doctor of Management in Organizational Leadership degree (DM/IST) is to enable professionals from any industry to understand and evaluate the scope and impact of information systems and technology (IST) from organizational, industry-wide, and global perspectives. The DM/IST curriculum lays a foundation of knowledge in critical thinking, leadership, and the application of IST content areas. Learners integrate this knowledge with their professional experiences and doctoral-level research to create innovative, positive, and practical contributions to the body of IST knowledge. Graduates will be able to influence their organization and environment positively with transformational IST leadership practices.
Doctor of Philosophy in Higher Education Administration (Doctorate)
Doctor of Philosophy in Higher Education
Doctor of Philosophy in Industrial/Organizational Psychology (Doctorate)
Doctor of Philosophy in Industrial/Organizational Psychology
Early Childhood Education Endorsement Certificate (Teaching Certificate Required) (Certificate Program)
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Gerontology Health Care Certificate (Bachelor's degree Required) (Certificate Program)
This is a new certificate that is available to anyone looking to increase their understanding of Gerontology. The changing demographics of the population requiring gerontology health care services are growing at a rapid rate with the Baby Boomers entering retirement age. Career potential is enhanced by the students? work experience and their application of education within the certificate.
Global Management Certificate (Bachelor's degree Required) (Certificate Program)
The Global Management Certificate Program has been developed to provide an internationally focused body of knowledge and skills to working adult professionals from around the world. The certificate program is structured to provide students with a broad-based understanding of the economics of international business operations and to help prepare them to manage human and material resources effectively and efficiently and within international cultural, legal, and political contexts. The program emphasizes the appropriate international perspective needed to succeed in the global business environment. Topics include: managerial communication; global business organization and culture; internal and external environments of global business; and global strategic management.
Graduate Accounting Certificate (Bachelor's degree Required) (Certificate Program)
The Graduate Accounting Certificate Program has been designed to develop or enhance the accounting and financial management skills necessary to function effectively within private businesses, non-profit organizations, and public agencies. This program also has been designed for people who seek to develop and apply their skills in the areas of auditing, taxation, information systems, and financial analysis, among other subjects. The program concentrates on managing fiscal resources within the structure, culture, and mission of any organization.
Graduate Accounting Certificate (Bachelor's degree Required) (Graduate)
The Graduate Accounting Certificate Program has been designed to develop or enhance the accounting and financial management skills necessary to function effectively within private businesses, non-profit organizations, and public agencies. This program also has been designed for people who seek to develop and apply their skills in the areas of auditing, taxation, information systems, and financial analysis, among other subjects. The program concentrates on managing fiscal resources within the structure, culture, and mission of any organization.
Graduate Human Resources Management Certificate (Bachelor's degree Required) (Certificate Program)
The Graduate Certificate Program in Human Resources Management was created in response to the important role of human resources (HR) management in any organization. This certificate program has been designed for experience human resources professionals who seek to expand competencies within this field. This certificate program trains the student to become a full-service generalist who can provide leading-edge solutions in all facets of HR functionality, from benefits design and administration to employee and labor relations, training, and educational development of employees, and leadership in change management for the entire business organization.
Graduate Human Resources Management Certificate (Bachelor's degree Required) (Certificate Program)
The Graduate Certificate Program in Human Resources Management was created in response to the important role of human resources (HR) management in any organization. This certificate program has been designed for experience human resources professionals who seek to expand competencies within this field. This certificate program trains the student to become a full-service generalist who can provide leading-edge solutions in all facets of HR functionality, from benefits design and administration to employee and labor relations, training, and educational development of employees, and leadership in change management for the entire business organization.
Graduate Human Resources Management Certificate (Bachelor's degree Required) (Graduate)
The Graduate Certificate Program in Human Resources Management was created in response to the important role of human resources (HR) management in any organization. This certificate program has been designed for experience human resources professionals who seek to expand competencies within this field. This certificate program trains the student to become a full-service generalist who can provide leading-edge solutions in all facets of HR functionality, from benefits design and administration to employee and labor relations, training, and educational development of employees, and leadership in change management for the entire business organization.
Graduate Human Resources Management Certificate (Bachelor's degree Required) (Graduate)
The Graduate Certificate Program in Human Resources Management was created in response to the important role of human resources (HR) management in any organization. This certificate program has been designed for experience human resources professionals who seek to expand competencies within this field. This certificate program trains the student to become a full-service generalist who can provide leading-edge solutions in all facets of HR functionality, from benefits design and administration to employee and labor relations, training, and educational development of employees, and leadership in change management for the entire business organization.
Graduate Marketing Certificate (Bachelor's degree Required) (Certificate Program)
The Graduate Marketing Certificate Program has been developed in response to the important role played by marketing managers within an organization, particularly as organizations diversify to capitalize upon Internet opportunities to expand their markets. This program is designed for students who are new to the field of marketing and want to learn about the fundamentals of marketing and for those who already work within a marketing department, but seek to broaden their knowledge of the marketing concepts and how to apply them. Students will be introduced to the marketing theories and principles that frame a wide range of issues and challenges faced by today's marketer. Students will have opportunities to practice making decisions to solve a wide range of problems by applying these marketing theories and principles.
Graduate Marketing Certificate (Bachelor's degree Required) (Graduate)
The Graduate Marketing Certificate Program has been developed in response to the important role played by marketing managers within an organization, particularly as organizations diversify to capitalize upon Internet opportunities to expand their markets. This program is designed for students who are new to the field of marketing and want to learn about the fundamentals of marketing and for those who already work within a marketing department, but seek to broaden their knowledge of the marketing concepts and how to apply them. Students will be introduced to the marketing theories and principles that frame a wide range of issues and challenges faced by today's marketer. Students will have opportunities to practice making decisions to solve a wide range of problems by applying these marketing theories and principles.
Health Care Informatics Certificate (Bachelor's degree Required) (Certificate Program)
This certificate program is designed for health care and nurse professionals interested in pursuing or advancing in careers associated with health care informatics and technology. Individuals with little or no background in Informatics receive an overview of informatics as it relates to delivery within a health care facility. The program is designed to provide the learner with current knowledge in concepts of health care informatics, systems life cycle, and data management. The 10 credit-bearing specialization is available as a certificate program for postbaccalaureate students. The four courses in the informatics specialization certificate program are available at campuses offering nursing or health care degree programs using a variety of delivery methods.
Human Resource Management Certificate (Certificate Program)
The Certificate Program in Human Resource Management addresses issues that the human resource employee faces daily, from legal matters to staff recruitment and development. This program series is designed for those who have functional responsibility to carry out the duties of an organization's human resource department; seasoned human resource staff members wishing to keep current; newcomers to the field requiring new knowledge and skills; or specialists wanting to broaden their knowledge. Major topic areas that are covered include the role of human resources; employment practices; employment law; compensation; benefits, safety, and health; and employee development. Students acquire knowledge and skills that are essential in order to face the challenges of the human resource profession.
Human Resource Management Certificate (Certificate Program)
The Certificate Program in Human Resource Management addresses issues that the human resource employee faces daily, from legal matters to staff recruitment and development. This program series is designed for those who have functional responsibility to carry out the duties of an organization's human resource department; seasoned human resource staff members wishing to keep current; newcomers to the field requiring new knowledge and skills; or specialists wanting to broaden their knowledge. Major topic areas that are covered include the role of human resources; employment practices; employment law; compensation; benefits, safety, and health; and employee development. Students acquire knowledge and skills that are essential in order to face the challenges of the human resource profession.
Nursing/Health Care Education Certificate (Bachelor's degree Required) (Certificate Program)
This certificate is designed for health care and nursing professionals interested in pursuing careers in educational or service settings. Current educators can update or expand their knowledge in curriculum development, assessment and evaluation, and revitalize their teaching and learning strategies. Combining your current professional expertise with the knowledge of teaching and learning strategies, assessment and evaluation and curriculum, and program design will expand and enhance your role as a health care educator. Content can be applied to patient teaching, continuing education or in-service education, community health education, as well as to the role and delivery of academic education. The certificate program is open to post baccalaureate students and these graduate credits will also apply toward the completion of a graduate degree in Nursing and Education. Coursework will provide a foundation of knowledge for the novice educator, as well as having the flexibility of providing current faculty with new applications and practical skills.
Nursing/Health Care Education Certificate (Bachelor's degree Required) (Certificate Program)
This certificate is designed for health care and nursing professionals interested in pursuing careers in educational or service settings. Current educators can update or expand their knowledge in curriculum development, assessment and evaluation, and revitalize their teaching and learning strategies. Combining your current professional expertise with the knowledge of teaching and learning strategies, assessment and evaluation and curriculum, and program design will expand and enhance your role as a health care educator. Content can be applied to patient teaching, continuing education or in-service education, community health education, as well as to the role and delivery of academic education. The certificate program is open to post baccalaureate students and these graduate credits will also apply toward the completion of a graduate degree in Nursing and Education. Coursework will provide a foundation of knowledge for the novice educator, as well as having the flexibility of providing current faculty with new applications and practical skills.
Project Management Certificate (Certificate Program)
Project management is becoming a leading career choice for professionals who manage and implement projects and systems changes within an organization. To accommodate this emerging career path, the University of Phoenix provides a comprehensive project management program that equips professionals with the skills necessary to manage projects of varying sizes and degrees of complexity through successful team and project leadership. The courses are designed to provide outcomes that translate into improved performance. Course instructors are also practitioners in the field who integrate real-world experiences. Their experiences, combined with theoretical knowledge and Microsoft? Project software instruction, provide thorough expertise in this complex field. The program curriculum will help prepare students for the nationally-recognized Project Manager Professional (PMP) certifying examination granted by the Project Management Institute.
RN to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Bachelor Degree)
The RN to Bachelor of Science in Nursing program, which is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, is designed to develop the professional knowledge and skills of registered nurses. The curriculum is built upon a foundation of biological, physical, and social sciences which contribute to the science of nursing. The liberal arts components enhance the development of the intellectual, social, and cultural aspects of the professional nurse.
School Nurse Certificate (RN & Nursing degree required) (Certificate Program)
This 24 semester credit School Nurse Certification Program has been specially designed to provide educational content leading towards a School Nurse Certification. The purpose of this program is to enhance the quality of school health programs through leadership and care of children. Content will include the role of the school nurse, care delivery, community education, and law and ethics related to school nurse practice. The program has been designed to meet state and national school nurse practice standards.
Technology Management Certificate (Bachelor's degree Required) (Certificate Program)
The importance of management in a technical environment is a core concept of the Technology Management Certificate Program. Technical is defined to be much broader than computer information systems and technology. It includes engineering, pharmaceutical, chemical, and other technical enterprises. The program and its faculty are dedicated to the linkage of technical and business cultures as integrated functions of the technologybased organization and to the creation and maintenance of an innovative environment for management of change throughout the creation-to-application spectrum of technology development.
Technology Management Certificate (Bachelor's degree Required) (Certificate Program)
The importance of management in a technical environment is a core concept of the Technology Management Certificate Program. Technical is defined to be much broader than computer information systems and technology. It includes engineering, pharmaceutical, chemical, and other technical enterprises. The program and its faculty are dedicated to the linkage of technical and business cultures as integrated functions of the technologybased organization and to the creation and maintenance of an innovative environment for management of change throughout the creation-to-application spectrum of technology development.
Visual Communication Certificate (Certificate Program)
The Visual Communication Certificate is available to undergraduate students not enrolled in the BSIT program who wish to expand their technical knowledge using software tools for Visual Communication. Students enrolling in the Visual Communication Certificate will learn the graphic design and technology tools to create visual communications that are relevant to organizations. Students in the Visual Communication Certificate will develop a diverse portfolio of rich media that can be used in Web sites, advertising, corporate reports, business presentations, instructional materials, animated movies and electronic publications that fulfill business and training needs.

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