University of Phoenix-Central Massachusetts Campus: Narrative Description

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One Research Dr.
Westborough, MA 01581
Tel: (508)614-4100
Free: 800-228-7240
Admissions: (480)557-1712
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Proprietary, comprehensive, coed. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 2003. Total enrollment: 269. Faculty: 33 (2 full-time, 31 part-time). Full-time: 184 students, 44% women, 56% men. 1% Native American, 4% Hispanic, 6% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 10% international, 98% 25 or older. Core. Calendar: continuous. Advanced placement, accelerated degree program, independent study, distance learning, external degree program, adult/continuing education programs, graduate courses open to undergrads.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Option: deferred admission. Required: 1 recommendation. Required for some: high school transcript. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $110. Tuition: $11,910 full-time, $397 per credit part-time.

Collegiate Environment:

College housing not available. University Library with 444 books, 666 serials, an OPAC, and a Web page. System-wide operations spending 2003-04: $3.2 million.