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University of Phoenix-Northern Nevada Campus

University of Phoenix-Northern Nevada Campus is college with 129 students located in Reno, NV.

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Heavy Focus on Undergraduate Professions, Master's University, Open Admissions

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Overview

Overview

University of Phoenix-Northern Nevada Campus says

If you live near Reno, Nevada, you can earn an undergraduate or graduate degree conveniently and efficiently at the University of Phoenix Northern Nevada Campus. Located off State Route 395, this Reno-based campus can enable you to earn your college degree conveniently and efficiently. Most master's-level students can earn their degrees in just two to three years. As North America's largest private university, University of Phoenix is well known for being innovative, inclusive and flexible, offering a variety of degree programs in such fields as education and business. Working adults like you can pursue their undergraduate or graduate business degrees at the University of Phoenix in Nevada. The Northern Nevada Campus offers Bachelor of Science degrees in diverse fields like Criminal Justice Administration, Management and Business/Administration. Ambitious students can earn their MBA degrees, choosing from a variety of concentrations, including Health Care Management, offered on campus or online.

At the bachelor's and graduate level, students typically take just one course at a time. Most MBA and other master's-level courses are six weeks in length, while bachelor's-level courses last five weeks. Campus-based classes meet just once a week, making college a practical, workable goal for busy adults with family responsibilities and full-time jobs. You'll also meet weekly with your learning team, a small group of classmates to complete coursework and additional assignments together. Because of our open-enrollment scheduling, students can take courses back to back, completing their degrees even sooner than you might think.

Student Life

Student Life

Student Body

Total Undergraduates 129
Gender 47% Male / 53% Female
Geography 1% International
Socio-Economic Diversity 100% of students received Pell Grants, which are provided by the U.S. government to students from middle and lower income families. It gives you an idea of a school’s socio-economic diversity.
Ethnic Diversity
Percentage
White 47%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 1%
Multi-racial 3%
International 2%
Hispanic/Latino 12%
Ethnicity Unknown 29%
Black or African American 3%
Asian 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native 2%

Student Services

  • Career And Alumni Services
  • Libraries

Academics

Academics

Popular Majors

Human Services (29%), Business Administration and Management (22%), Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration (20%), Elementary Education and Teaching (20%), Marketing/Marketing Management (4%), Accounting and Business/Management (2%)

Majors Offered

Bachelor's

An integrated or combined program in accounting and business administration/management that prepares individuals to function as accountants and business managers.

Job Opportunities:

Financial Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate accounting, investing, banking, insurance, securities, and other financial activities of a branch, office, or department of an establishment.
Accountants and Auditors
Examine, analyze, and interpret accounting records to prepare financial statements, give advice, or audit and evaluate statements prepared by others. Install or advise on systems of recording costs or other financial and budgetary data.
Financial Analysts
Conduct quantitative analyses of information affecting investment programs of public or private institutions.

A program that generally prepares individuals to plan, organize, direct, and control the functions and processes of a firm or organization. Includes instruction in management theory, human resources management and behavior, accounting and other quantitative methods, purchasing and logistics, organization and production, marketing, and business decision-making.

Job Opportunities:

Chief Executives
Determine and formulate policies and provide overall direction of companies or private and public sector organizations within guidelines set up by a board of directors or similar governing body. Plan, direct, or coordinate operational activities at the highest level of management with the help of subordinate executives and staff managers.
General and Operations Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate the operations of public or private sector organizations. Duties and responsibilities include formulating policies, managing daily operations, and planning the use of materials and human resources, but are too diverse and general in nature to be classified in any one functional area of management or administration, such as personnel, purchasing, or administrative services.
Sales Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate the actual distribution or movement of a product or service to the customer. Coordinate sales distribution by establishing sales territories, quotas, and goals and establish training programs for sales representatives. Analyze sales statistics gathered by staff to determine sales potential and inventory requirements and monitor the preferences of customers.
Administrative Services Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate one or more administrative services of an organization, such as records and information management, mail distribution, facilities planning and maintenance, custodial operations, and other office support services.
Industrial Production Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate the work activities and resources necessary for manufacturing products in accordance with cost, quality, and quantity specifications.
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate transportation, storage, or distribution activities in accordance with organizational policies and applicable government laws or regulations. Includes logistics managers.
Construction Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate, usually through subordinate supervisory personnel, activities concerned with the construction and maintenance of structures, facilities, and systems. Participate in the conceptual development of a construction project and oversee its organization, scheduling, budgeting, and implementation. Includes managers in specialized construction fields, such as carpentry or plumbing.
Social and Community Service Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate the activities of a social service program or community outreach organization. Oversee the program or organization's budget and policies regarding participant involvement, program requirements, and benefits. Work may involve directing social workers, counselors, or probation officers.
Managers, All Other
All managers not listed separately.
Cost Estimators
Prepare cost estimates for product manufacturing, construction projects, or services to aid management in bidding on or determining price of product or service. May specialize according to particular service performed or type of product manufactured.
Management Analysts
Conduct organizational studies and evaluations, design systems and procedures, conduct work simplification and measurement studies, and prepare operations and procedures manuals to assist management in operating more efficiently and effectively. Includes program analysts and management consultants.
Business Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in business administration and management, such as accounting, finance, human resources, labor and industrial relations, marketing, and operations research. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

A program that generally prepares individuals to undertake and manage the process of developing consumer audiences and moving products from producers to consumers. Includes instruction in buyer behavior and dynamics, principle of marketing research, demand analysis, cost-volume and profit relationships, pricing theory, marketing campaign and strategic planning, market segments, advertising methods, sales operations and management, consumer relations, retailing, and applications to specific products and markets.

Job Opportunities:

Advertising and Promotions Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate advertising policies and programs or produce collateral materials, such as posters, contests, coupons, or give-aways, to create extra interest in the purchase of a product or service for a department, an entire organization, or on an account basis.
Marketing Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate marketing policies and programs, such as determining the demand for products and services offered by a firm and its competitors, and identify potential customers. Develop pricing strategies with the goal of maximizing the firm's profits or share of the market while ensuring the firm's customers are satisfied. Oversee product development or monitor trends that indicate the need for new products and services.
Sales Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate the actual distribution or movement of a product or service to the customer. Coordinate sales distribution by establishing sales territories, quotas, and goals and establish training programs for sales representatives. Analyze sales statistics gathered by staff to determine sales potential and inventory requirements and monitor the preferences of customers.
Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists
Research market conditions in local, regional, or national areas, or gather information to determine potential sales of a product or service, or create a marketing campaign. May gather information on competitors, prices, sales, and methods of marketing and distribution.
Business Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in business administration and management, such as accounting, finance, human resources, labor and industrial relations, marketing, and operations research. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

Bachelor's

A program that prepares individuals to teach students in the elementary grades, which may include kindergarten through grade eight, depending on the school system or state regulations. Includes preparation to teach all elementary education subject matter.

Job Opportunities:

Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education
Teach students basic academic, social, and other formative skills in public or private schools at the elementary level.

Bachelor's

A program that prepares individuals to apply theories and practices of organization management and criminal justice to the administration of public law enforcement agencies and operations. Includes instruction in law enforcement history and theory, operational command leadership, administration of public police organizations, labor relations, incident response strategies, legal and regulatory responsibilities, budgeting, public relations, and organizational leadership.

Job Opportunities:

Managers, All Other
All managers not listed separately.
Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in criminal justice, corrections, and law enforcement administration. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives
Directly supervise and coordinate activities of members of police force.

A program that focuses on the general study and provision of human and social services to individuals and communities and prepares individuals to work in public and private human services agencies and organizations. Includes instruction in the social sciences, psychology, principles of social service, human services policy, planning and evaluation, social services law and administration, and applications to particular issues, services, localities, and populations.

Job Opportunities:

Social and Community Service Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate the activities of a social service program or community outreach organization. Oversee the program or organization's budget and policies regarding participant involvement, program requirements, and benefits. Work may involve directing social workers, counselors, or probation officers.
Social and Human Service Assistants
Assist in providing client services in a wide variety of fields, such as psychology, rehabilitation, or social work, including support for families. May assist clients in identifying and obtaining available benefits and social and community services. May assist social workers with developing, organizing, and conducting programs to prevent and resolve problems relevant to substance abuse, human relationships, rehabilitation, or dependent care.
Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other
All community and social service specialists not listed separately.

Administration & Faculty

President William Pepicello, PhD
Accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Full-time Faculty 8
Student : Faculty Ratio 6 : 1
Faculty Gender (% Male : Female) 25 : 75
Percentage of Faculty Members
Non-Tenure Track Faculty 100

Admissions

Admissions

Selectivity

Selectivity Score: 30/100
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Finance

Finance

Average Net Tuition

The average student pays $17,770 for tuition, fees, and other expenses, after grants and scholarships.

Household Income Real Cost
$0-$30K $17,770

Sticker Price

Total stated tuition is $10,560, in-state and on-campus, before financial aid.

On-Campus Off-Campus
Stated Tuition $10,815 Same as On-Campus
Fees $760 Same as On-Campus
Housing N/A $6,230
Books N/A N/A
Total (before financial aid) $11,575 $17,805

Students Receiving Aid

100% of students receive some form of financial aid.

Undergrads Receiving Aid Average Aid Amount
Federal Loans 100% $6,933
Federal Scholarships/Grants 100% $5,717
Other Federal Grants 33% $500
Pell Grants 100% $5,550
Student Loans 100% $6,933

Financial Aid Websites

Learn more about financial aid at http://faw.phoenix.edu.

Estimate the net price for you at http://www.phoenix.edu/tuition_and_financial_options/tuition_and_fees.html.

Alumni and Outcomes

Alumni and Outcomes

Graduation Rates

10% of students graduated in six years.

33% of full time students continued studying at this school after freshman year.

Salaries

The typical (median) early career salary of University of Phoenix-Northern Nevada Campus graduates is $39,200, according to Payscale.

Rankings

PayScale

#685 Starting Median Salary Rankings

WalletHub

#60 The Best and Worst College Cities and Towns in America

Washington Monthly

#29 Master's Universities - Overall Score
#285 Master's Universities - Service Staff, Courses, and Financial Aid Rank
#288 Master's Universities - Community Service Participation Rank
#330 Master's Universities - Research Expenditures Rank
#429 Master's Universities - Peace Corps Rank
#432 Master's Universities - ROTC Rank
#565 Master's Universities - Graduation Rate Rank
#595 Master's Universities - Federal Work-Study Funds Spent on Service Rank
#598 Master's Universities - Overall Rank
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