University of Phoenix

#1519 / #446
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
American for-profit institution of higher learning

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About University of Phoenix

According to Wikipedia, University of Phoenix is a private for-profit university, with its headquarters in Phoenix, Arizona. Founded in 1976, the university confers certificates and degrees at the certificate, associate, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degree levels. It is institutionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and has an open enrollment admission policy, accepting all applicants with a high-school diploma, GED, or its equivalent as sufficient for admission. The school is owned by Apollo Global Management, an American private equity firm.

What Is University of Phoenix Known For?

University of Phoenix is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

University of Phoenix's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are University of Phoenix's Most Influential Alumni?

University of Phoenix's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Criminal Justice, Education, and Business. Here are some of University of Phoenix's most famous alumni:

Lil Wayne
An American rapper, record executive, and entrepreneur.
Patrick Madrid
Patrick Madrid
An American writer.
Howard Schmidt
Howard Schmidt
An American computer security expert .
Richard Lewis Spencer
An American saxophonist.
Lisa Leslie
Lisa Leslie
An American basketball player.
Michael Russell
Michael Russell
An American tennis player.
Kirkland H. Donald
Kirkland H. Donald
A United States admiral.
Adel Al-Hussain
A Saudi Arabian novelist.
Shaquille O'Neal
An American basketball player.
Kaleth O. Wright
Kaleth O. Wright
A Chief Master Sergeant of the U.S. Air Force.
Michael S. Harrison
An American police officer.
Christina Brown
An Anchor for MSNBC.

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