University of Phoenix in Utah
Are you looking at colleges in Utah?
You want a college experience that suits your needs when earning your degree which is probably why you’re researching colleges in Utah and considering online accredited colleges at the same time. With our learning centers in two areas — Salt Lake City and near Ogden in Clearfield — you’ll get to experience the services we offer either way. So you can attend college in Utah (or anywhere) without missing out on the advantages of going to college online.
When earning your bachelor’s or master’s degree, you’ll take just one 5 or 6-week course at a time, gaining the practical knowledge you’ll be able to use outside of the classroom. Since University of Phoenix is an online university —by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org) — you can feel confident in the quality of education you’re receiving. Even more, you’ll be taught by instructors who average more than 20 years’ professional experience and incorporate their knowledge and real world examples into lessons. You likely won’t have to start from scratch; you may be able to receive credit for relevant work experience or transfer credits previously earned at other colleges in Utah (or nationwide).
If you prefer distance learning and you’re looking to enroll in one of the top online colleges, look no further than University of Phoenix online. With many online degree programs to choose from at varying levels, you’re certain to find a program that best suits your needs and provides you with the flexibility you need to balance school with other responsibilities. Whether you decide to attend class at one of our Utah locations or online, you’ll still be able to access the resources at the campus nearest you and collaborate with other students in your program.
University of Phoenix students attending college in Utah have a number of tools and resources readily available to them. Both campuses have a Student Resource Center where students can use computers, copy machines and find a quiet place to do their homework. If you’re having trouble with Microsoft Office products Word, Excel and PowerPoint, campus support staff is available on-site to help you with troubleshooting. You can also schedule an appointment for tutoring or enroll in a workshop if you feel like you need additional help in math, reading or another area.
Building better communities
University of Phoenix wants to make life better for its students and the communities where they live. Both Utah locations have counseling skills centers for those completing their practicum — these centers provide free services for students and other people in the community.
University of Phoenix wants to enact the foundations for a better community, too. The Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation accredited five initial teacher preparation and advanced preparation programs at the Utah campus in Salt Lake City. These programs prepare students like you to make a difference in classrooms, setting a strong foundation for educating children in the local community.
Helpful resources for students attending college in Utah
Even if you choose to complete your degree through one of our accredited online college programs, you can still take advantage of resources at the campus location closest to you. Distance learning can feel isolating at times, so make sure to attend campus social events such as alumni meet-and-greets and ice cream socials which are great for networking and bonding with classmates. You’ll have access to learning team rooms at both campuses where you can collaborate with students on projects. Financing college can be challenging — get assistance navigating scholarship opportunities at the Utah Campus in Salt Lake City or take advantage of our online financial tools.
Amplify your learning
You want an education that’s a unique as yourself. Choose from one of our programs in business, technology, criminal justice, healthcare, science, education, human services and communication that focuses on career-relevant curricula and then tailor it to your needs and interests. Select from a variety of focus areas, certificates and electives whether you choose to attend college online or on campus. Some of our certificate programs educationally prepare you to sit for certification exams.
Get the support from start to finish and the college experience you crave. Choose University of Phoenix.