Phoenix survival kit: water, sun tan lotion, sunglasses, and an amazing air conditioning system. Once you’ve checked off your list, you’ll realize Phoenix, Arizona is absolutely amazing, and you’ll never want to leave. Phoenix is known for its triple digit temperatures, but it’s also known for its health services, finance, and government jobs.* There are 2 major universities offering more than 30 programs, an air force base, an array of technical and community colleges, and a top ranked online university.* And once you have your degree, major employers in the area include Intel, USAA, US Airways, and Cardinal Health.*
With more than 1.5 million people trolling about the city, you can make new friends in just 30 minutes. Then, you wouldn’t have to visit the world-renowned spas and shopping centers, hiking trails, and hundreds of golf courses alone.* And for you ethnic dining enthusiasts, Phoenix has some of the best Mexican in the country food due to the large Hispanic population and its close proximity to the Mexico border.* It’s a win-win situation here in the Valley of the Sun. Just remember to leave your winter coats in the attic. Since Phoenix is located in the Sonoran Desert, you can appreciate sundresses, flip flops, and shorts practically year round.*U.S. Census *Bureau of Economic Analysis *Wikipedia, “Companies in Phoenix” *travel.usnews.com/Phoenix_AZ
Arizona State University-Tempe offers 354 degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a midsize city. In 2019, 13,716 students graduated with students earning 9,598 Bachelor's degrees, 2,647 Master's degrees, 947 Certificates, and 524 Doctoral degrees.
Arizona State University-Downtown Phoenix offers 95 degree programs. It's a large, public, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 3,691 students graduated with students earning 2,253 Bachelor's degrees, 785 Master's degrees, 366 Doctoral degrees, and 287 Certificates.
Arizona State University-Skysong offers 257 degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 8,221 students graduated with students earning 4,686 Bachelor's degrees, 3,247 Master's degrees, 201 Certificates, and 87 Doctoral degrees.
Grand Canyon University offers 212 degree programs. It's a very large, private for-profit, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 23,805 students graduated with students earning 11,653 Master's degrees, 11,283 Bachelor's degrees, 512 Doctoral degrees, and 357 Certificates.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|Arizona State University-Tempe Tempe, AZ||24 : 1||53,286|
|Arizona State University-West Glendale, AZ||17 : 1||4,929|
|Arizona State University-Downtown Phoenix Phoenix, AZ||19 : 1||11,420|
|International Baptist College and Seminary Chandler, AZ||11 : 1||74|
|Refrigeration School Inc Phoenix, AZ||38 : 1||903|
|Universal Technical Institute of Arizona Inc Avondale, AZ||40 : 1||1,873|
|Pima Medical Institute-Phoenix Phoenix, AZ||27 : 1||755|
|Brookline College-Phoenix Phoenix, AZ||69 : 1||1,451|
|Turning Point Beauty College Casa Grande, AZ||191|
|Arizona College-Glendale Glendale, AZ||120 : 1||479|
|Pima Medical Institute-East Valley Mesa, AZ||41 : 1||454|
|International School of Cosmetology-Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy Scottsdale, AZ||48|
|Arizona Christian University Glendale, AZ||36 : 1||870|
|Arizona Culinary Institute Scottsdale, AZ||143|
|Arizona College-Mesa Mesa, AZ||123 : 1||246|
|Carrington College-Phoenix North Phoenix, AZ||36 : 1||1,644|
|Penrose Academy Scottsdale, AZ||312|
|Arizona State University-Skysong Scottsdale, AZ||51 : 1||45,073|
|Paul Mitchell the School-Phoenix Phoenix, AZ||103|
|Studio Academy of Beauty Chandler, AZ||631|