University of Phoenix-Dallas Campus: Narrative Description

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UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX-DALLAS CAMPUS G-10

Churchill Tower
12400 Coit Rd., Ste. 100
Dallas, TX 75251
Tel: (972)385-1055; 800-228-7240; Admissions: (480)557-1712; Fax: (972)385-1700; Web Site: http://www.phoenix.edu/

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 2001. Setting: urban campus. Total enrollment: 1,711. Faculty: 70 (4 full-time, 66 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 11:1. Full-time: 1,327 students, 59% women, 41% men. 0.2% Native American, 7% Hispanic, 19% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 24% international. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; computer/information sciences. Calendar: continuous. Advanced placement, accelerated degree program, independent study, distance learning.

Entrance Requirements: 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: $9360 full-time, $312 per credit part-time.

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