University of Phoenix-Cleveland Campus: Narrative Description

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5005 Rockside Rd.
Ste. 325
Independence, OH 44131-2194
Tel: (216)447-8807; Admissions: (480)557-1712; Web Site:

Description: Proprietary, comprehensive, coed. Awards associate, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees and post-master's certificates (courses conducted at 121 campuses and learning centers in 25 states). Founded 2000. Setting: urban campus. Total enrollment: 673. Faculty: 44 (3 full-time, 41 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 5:1. Full-time: 457 students, 56% women, 44% men. 0% from out-of-state, 0% Native American, 1% Hispanic, 25% black, 0.2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 5% international. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; computer/information sciences. 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, 2 years of work experience, 23 years of age. Required for some: high school transcript. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year: Application fee: $100. Tuition: $11,250 full-time, $375 per credit part-time.

Collegiate Environment: College housing not available. University Library with 27.1 million books, 11,648 serials, an OPAC, and a Web page. System-wide operations spending 2001-02: $2 million.