University of Phoenix

The University of Phoenix has had campuses in Georgia since 2001. Today the university has two locations in greater Atlanta, and almost 20,000 alumni live in the metro area (although not all graduated from Georgia locations). 

Founded 1976  

Enrollment 8,300 (undergraduate and graduate) 


Tuition varies by degree program 

Georgia freshmen on HOPE NA 

Average composite three-part SAT score for entering freshmen SAT not required 

Average class size for freshman courses 15 

Popular majors business, communication, criminal justice, healthcare, human services, information technology, management, psychology