University of Phoenix Overview

  • jobs.phoenix.edu
  • Phoenix, AZ
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 1976
  • College / University
  • Colleges & Universities
  • $100 to $500 million (USD)

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John Sperling, PhD, a Cambridge-educated economist, professor and entrepreneur, founded University of Phoenix in 1976 in response to the changing needs of the workplace. It was part of his commitment to provide adults with the higher education they would need to fill those needs ...
Mission: University of Phoenix provides access to higher education opportunities that enable students to develop knowledge and skills necessary to achieve their professional goals, improve the performance of their organizations, and provide leadership and service to their communities.

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University of Phoenix Reviews

3.8
70%
Recommend to a Friend
81%
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Peter Cohen
Peter Cohen
296 Ratings
5.0
Former Employee

"Great Place"

Nov 23, 2022 - Adjunct Professor

Pros

Great curriculum and training when onboarding.

Cons

Wish they still had more physical campuses in various cities.
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Diversity & Inclusion at University of Phoenix

4.2
(242 Reviews)

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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How is diversity at University of Phoenix?

...Salary, diversity, embraces change, transparent, high level of caring, like a family, flexible, work from home, free schooling, benefits, vacation/sick time, engaging activities...Read More

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University of Phoenix Interviews

Experience
Positive55%
Negative15%
Neutral29%
Getting an Interview
Applied online66%
Employee Referral15%
In Person6%
Difficulty
2.8
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  1. Enrollment Advisor Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at University of Phoenix (United States)

    Interview

    Quick phone call interview then in person interview with a panel group that consisted of 3 people. Overall, interview went well and we're very respectful. Asked some generic interview questions
    Interview

    Tell me about yourself and your experience

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Company Updates

August 27, 2020
How Tomorrow Works is a limited-series University of Phoenix podcast about careers in an ever-changing world. We talk with UOPX leaders and alumni to hear what?s now, what?s next and what you can do to be ready. The inaugural podcast kicks off with Ivan, who is a stellar Academic Counselor at the University. In this episode of How Tomorrow Works, he talks about his role on the team of every UOPX student ? how he can help as an academic advisor, and how students can best use resources like their advisors.
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Episode 1 - Ivan Nicholson on Seeing the Future Today
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August 20, 2020
This week's University of Phoenix blog article features our College of Nursing 2019 Faculty of the Year award winner Theresa! She discusses her journey, and the importance of balancing life as an adult learner.
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Balancing life as an adult learner
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University of Phoenix Awards & Accolades

  • Best Places to Work for LGBT EqualityHRC2019
  • Best Places to Work for LGBT EqualityHRC2018

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What is paid time off like at University of Phoenix?

...development, paid time off, holiday pay, 100% tuition covered as of day 1 of employment and focused on student success....

October 22, 2020

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Employees rate University of Phoenix 3.8 out of 5 stars based on 2,307 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

To get a job at University of Phoenix, browse currently open positions and apply for a job near you. Once you get a positive response, make sure to find out about the interview process at University of Phoenix and prepare for tough questions.

Overall, 70% of employees would recommend working at University of Phoenix to a friend. This is based on 2,125 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

55% of job seekers rate their interview experience at University of Phoenix as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.8 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at University of Phoenix.

59% of employees think that University of Phoenix has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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