PHOENIX, November 6, 2008 — University of Phoenix President Bill Pepicello will be featured on Total Career Success, a new Internet show on VoiceAmerica Talk Radio Network, at 10 a.m. (MST) on Monday, November 10. Dr. Pepicello will help launch the new show, which is designed to inform listeners and encourage them to achieve their career goals by featuring educational experts to provide advice on job search and career advancement.

The topic of the show will focus on the economic crisis and how the University is developing ways to support its current and potential students as well as tips for professionals who are starting a degree program and how a degree can advance their careers.

"Whenever there is an economic downturn, people are inclined to reassess their career paths," said Ken Dawson, a show host. "Over the years in helping employees transition during times of employment dislocation and redeployment, we have often seen returning to school become a compelling option for career growth."

"University of Phoenix is known in the corporate and educational industries as an innovator," said Sheryl Dawson, one of the hosts for Total Career Success. "As a leader in higher education that has assisted hundreds of thousands of professionals advance their career goals, we are thrilled to have Dr. Pepicello on the show to discuss key insights and tips to help our listeners make education decisions that fit their lifestyles."

To listen to the broadcast, please visit

The show will air live at 10 – 11 a.m. Mountain on Nov. 10 and will then be available as an archive on the web site or to be downloaded to MP3 players and cell phones.


University of Phoenix is constantly innovating to help students balance education and life in a rapidly changing world. Through flexible schedules, challenging courses and interactive learning, students achieve personal and career aspirations without putting their lives on hold. As of August 31, 2008, 362,100 students were enrolled at University of Phoenix, the largest private university in North America. University of Phoenix serves a diverse student population, offering associate's, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degree programs from campuses and learning centers across the U.S. as well as online throughout the world.


Wendy Paul