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#924 Overall Influence

University of Phoenix

American for-profit institution of higher learning

From 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. The university has paid hundreds of millions of dollars in fines and settlements concerning its student recruiting practices and education programs, particularly including deceptive advertising to prospective students.

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What is University of Phoenix known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#206 World Rank
Education
#322 World Rank
Business
#542 World Rank
Computer Science
#868 World Rank
Medical
#733 World Rank
Political Science
#671 World Rank
History
#849 World Rank
Law
#1531 World Rank
Engineering
#1593 World Rank
Biology
#248 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#894 World Rank
Communications
#1604 World Rank
Literature
#509 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#877 World Rank
Psychology
#333 World Rank
Nursing
#1454 World Rank
Mathematics
#1493 World Rank
Religious Studies
#1897 World Rank
Philosophy
#668 World Rank
Social Work
#1982 World Rank
Economics
#2787 World Rank
Physics
#1490 World Rank
Anthropology
#2506 World Rank
Sociology
#5060 World Rank
Chemistry

Influential People

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 Education, Criminal Justice, and Business

Heri Martínez de Dios

Businessperson

Dorothy S. Farrel

Professor of social work

Monique Ridosh

Researcher

Eboni Edmonson Haynes

Researcher

Joe Huggins

Researcher

Marshall Bullock

American politician

Barbara Christe

Professor

Leslie E Kolb

Researcher

Cheryl Ann Hermerath

Medical researcher

Benjamin P. Ablao Jr.

American film director

Jude Hofschneider

Former Lieutenant Governor of the Northern Mariana Islands

Jabaah John Bennam

Ghanaian politician