University of Phoenix-Kansas City Campus: Narrative Description

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UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX-KANSAS CITY CAMPUS E-3

901 East 104th St., Ste. 301
Kansas City, MO 64131-4517
Tel: (816)943-9600; 800-228-7240; Admissions: (480)557-1712; Fax: (816)943-6675; 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 2002. Total enrollment: 571. Faculty: 25 (3 full-time, 22 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 7:1. Full-time: 405 students, 52% women, 48% men. 0.5% Native American, 3% Hispanic, 20% black, 4% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 8% international. Core. Calendar: continuous. Advanced placement, accelerated degree program, independent study, distance learning, external degree program, adult/continuing education programs.

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: $9990 full-time, $333 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.