Before you enroll, check with your school of choice to make sure they will accept your transfer credits and understand any requirements or limitations. When you complete your course, you can request your official transcripts be sent directly to you or a specific school.
Transferability of credit is at the discretion of the receiving institution. It is the student’s responsibility to confirm whether or not credits earned at University of Phoenix will be accepted by another institution of the student’s choice. If you have a question, contact us at 1-866-354-1800.
Get value from your education before you even graduate. Update your resumé and LinkedIn profile with learned skills when you complete every 5- to 6-week course.*
*This is the average length of a single course. University of Phoenix offers single courses of varying lengths and credits earned. Check out our FAQs for more information.
Questions other students are asking
Yes. At University of Phoenix, experience the flexibility of individual courses. You can enroll in one course at a time, without the commitment of a degree or certificate program.
It generally depends on how many credits you can earn from the course. Most of our single courses are 3 credits and 5 to 6 weeks long. We also have five 1-credit courses that are approximately 2 weeks long and 10 4-credit courses that are 7 weeks long.
When it comes to covering the cost of individual college courses, grants, scholarships and financial aid may not always be an option. Generally, these forms of assistance are intended for degree programs. To get a clearer understanding of your options and explore alternative methods of support, connect with one of our enrollment representatives.
Yes, we offer a number of professional development courses. These courses are designed specifically for individuals with busy schedules and can be completed in approximately 30 hours. With our non-credit, self-paced and self-directed structure, you have the flexibility to learn at your own convenience, where and when you choose. Discover more about our professional development courses.