The largest accredited private university in the United States.
Founded in 1976, University of Phoenix is one of the first accredited universities to offer online college education with complete degree programs via the Internet. Our commitment to educational excellence and unsurpassed student service has made us the leading accredited university offering online courses in the United States.
We are also the nation's largest private accredited university, with over 20,100 highly qualified instructors, 191 campuses and Internet delivery worldwide. Since 1976, more than 171,600 working professionals have earned their degree from University of Phoenix. We've helped them and hundreds of businesses achieve a higher level of success.