University of Phoenix

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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 headquartered 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 admissions policy for many undergraduate programs. The school is owned by Apollo Global Management, an American private-equity firm.

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What Is University of Phoenix Known For?

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

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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:

Howard Schmidt
Howard Schmidt
An American computer security expert .
Patrick Madrid
Patrick Madrid
An American writer.
Kaleth O. Wright
Kaleth O. Wright
A Chief Master Sergeant of the U.S. Air Force.
Lisa Leslie
Lisa Leslie
An American basketball player.
Kirkland H. Donald
Kirkland H. Donald
A United States admiral.
Richard Lewis Spencer
An American saxophonist.
Christina Brown
An Anchor for MSNBC.
Harold Hurtt
An American police chief.
Farzana Hassan
An Author, speaker, & human rights activist.
Michael S. Harrison
An American police officer.
Michael Russell
Michael Russell
An American tennis player.
Paul Goldschmidt
An American baseball player.

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