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Going to class

On your time — 24/7/365

Earning a degree doesn’t have to feel like a second job. You can attend class whenever it fits your life, day or night. Just ask the 91% of surveyed alumni who graduated in the past year who said we gave them the flexibility to balance family, work, school and life. [1]

[1] 2023 Biennual Alumni Survey, May-June 2023 (1,291 completes)

Find out what it's like to attend University of Phoenix.

Why learning online might be right for you

You need the freedom to learn when and where you want

You want a broader range of classes and programs

You’re self-motivated and self-disciplined


Study wherever you are, whenever you’re ready

Here, virtual learning combines the engaging, challenging experience of our on-campus classes with the flexibility to fit your lifestyle.

You’ll have one-on-one connections with experienced faculty and collaborative opportunities with your classmates. And you’ll have the freedom to learn when and where you want without the time-consuming commute or semester-long commitment.

What you can do in your virtual classroom

  • Connect with faculty and classmates
  • See who’s logged in and start a conversation
  • Track your learning progress and grades
  • See upcoming assignments, readings and due dates
  • View instructions, submit files and get regular instructor feedback


Gain skills you need to succeed

Education should hold practical value. That’s why we offer more than 100 online programs aligned to 300+ real-world occupations, 90% of which are in growing fields.

Learn real-world skills for real-world challenges

  • Resourcefulness through library use
  • Use of technology & computers
  • Career planning & exploration
  • Life change management
  • Critical reading, writing and thinking
  • Time management
  • Effective communication
  • Successful study habits
Learn a variety of skills along with your coursework


Technology, resources and a can-do attitude

Learning online means leveraging support from the University learning community while being proactive, patient and curious. It helps to have a strategy for setting aside time to study — and a backup plan in case something comes up.

Students must also have reliable access to a computer with an internet connection. For some tasks, you can use your mobile phone.

Use our extensive online resources 24/7/365

  • Online library
  • Digital textbooks
  • Social communities and study groups
  • Tech support and troubleshooting


You'll create lifelong bonds and knowledge through the program. It has helped put me where I am today."

Spencer Carpenter IV

University Alum and 40 under 40 winner

You'll create lifelong bonds and knowledge through the program. It has helped put me where I am today."

University of Phoenix Enrollment Representative

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Engage with experienced, passionate faculty and students in a location near you.

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