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Arizona Business Colleges

48 Colleges
33,751 Yearly Graduations
$36,654 Avg 4-Year Tuition (In-State)
$25,712 Avg 4-Year Student Loan

Arizona ranked #6 in the nation for business degrees handed out in 2019. Around 33,751 students received some type of diploma that year. The average in-state tuition for students attending college in Arizona is $9,164 a year, while the average out-of-state tuition is $13,511 a year.

About 39% of students who go to college in this state take out loans, with the average yearly loan amount being $6,428 per year.

Learn more about the most popular schools below:

Private for-profit Public vs. Private
14,461 Yearly Degrees
$9,552 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 69,408 undergraduates at UOPX - Arizona, of which 69,408 are full-time, and there are 89,763 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 77 to 1.

Roughly 84% of students at UOPX - Arizona take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $7,036 a year. The student loan default rate of 11.1% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $28,400 during the early-career years.

Public Public vs. Private
4,489 Yearly Degrees
$11,338 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 63,124 undergraduates at ASU - Tempe, of which 57,485 are full-time, and there are 74,795 students altogether. It takes the average ASU - Tempe undergraduate about 4.3 years to complete their degree.

Around 88% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 46% are men and 54% are women.

35% of ASU - Tempe students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $7,234 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 6.3% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $38,300 during the early-career years.

#3

Grand Canyon University

Phoenix, Arizona
Private for-profit Public vs. Private
3,797 Yearly Degrees
$17,181 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Grand Canyon University is 103,427, of which 63,752 students are undergraduates and of those, 19,937 are full-time. It takes the average Grand Canyon University undergraduate about 4.2 years to complete their degree.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 81%. Of the accepted students, 34% are men and 65% are women.

Roughly 62% of students at Grand Canyon University take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $7,254 a year. Grand Canyon University has a 5.8% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $28,400 during the early-career years.

#4

University of Arizona

Tucson, Arizona
Public Public vs. Private
2,146 Yearly Degrees
$12,384 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at University of Arizona is 45,601, of which 35,357 students are undergraduates and of those, 28,556 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at University of Arizona is 4.3 years.

Around 85% of students who apply get accepted. Around 42% of accepted students are men, and 58% are women.

30% of University of Arizona students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $7,592 a year. The student loan default rate of 6.0% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

Students who graduate from University of Arizona with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $36,900 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#5

Northern Arizona University

Flagstaff, Arizona
Public Public vs. Private
1,656 Yearly Degrees
$11,381 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 25,228 undergraduates at NAU, of which 20,642 are full-time, and there are 29,566 students altogether. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at NAU is 4.3 years.

About 82% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 34% are men and 66% are women.

Roughly 44% of students at NAU take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $6,388 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 6.8% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

Students who graduate from NAU with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $34,400 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#6

Rio Salado College

Tempe, Arizona
Public Public vs. Private
1,130 Yearly Degrees
$2,070 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 17,362 students at Rio Salado College in total, 2,634 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 28 to 1.

Roughly 47% of students at Rio Salado College take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $3,975 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 15.7% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $31,600 during the early-career years.

#7

Arizona State University - Skysong

Scottsdale, Arizona
Public Public vs. Private
1,063 Yearly Degrees
$10,818 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 40,485 undergraduates at ASU - Skysong, of which 15,678 are full-time, and there are 53,993 students altogether. It takes the average ASU - Skysong undergraduate about 4.6 years to complete their degree.

About 73% of students who apply get accepted. Around 34% of accepted students are men, and 66% are women.

The student loan default rate of 6.3% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $38,300 during the early-career years.

Public Public vs. Private
470 Yearly Degrees
$2,070 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Chandler-Gilbert Community College is 13,395, which includes 3,797 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 22 to 1.

15% of Chandler-Gilbert Community College students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $3,887 a year. The student loan default rate of 9.9% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Chandler-Gilbert Community College is $32,200.

Public Public vs. Private
443 Yearly Degrees

The school reports a student loan default rate of 6.3% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

Students who graduate from ASU - Downtown Phoenix with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $38,300 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#10

Mesa Community College

Mesa, Arizona
Public Public vs. Private
422 Yearly Degrees
$2,070 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 4,975 full-time undergraduates at Mesa Community College, and 16,948 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

12% of Mesa Community College students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $3,728 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 15.3% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Mesa Community College is $29,600.

#11

Glendale Community College

Glendale, Arizona
Public Public vs. Private
377 Yearly Degrees
$2,070 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 14,374 students at Glendale Community College in total, 4,133 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

10% of Glendale Community College students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $2,957 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 14.9% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Glendale Community College is $28,600.

#12

Eastern Arizona College

Thatcher, Arizona
Public Public vs. Private
350 Yearly Degrees
$2,700 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 4,392 students at Eastern Arizona College in total, 1,301 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

Roughly 1% of students at Eastern Arizona College take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $9,910 a year.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $24,700 during the early-career years.

#13

Phoenix College

Phoenix, Arizona
Public Public vs. Private
342 Yearly Degrees
$2,070 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 9,538 students at Phoenix College in total, 2,224 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 13 to 1.

Roughly 7% of students at Phoenix College take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $3,564 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 15.3% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Phoenix College is $26,300.

#14

Arizona State University - West

Glendale, Arizona
Public Public vs. Private
314 Yearly Degrees

ASU - West has a 6.3% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from ASU - West is $38,300.

#15

Pima Community College

Tucson, Arizona
Public Public vs. Private
307 Yearly Degrees
$2,250 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 3,365 full-time undergraduates at Pima County Community College District, and 15,544 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

Approximately 10% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $3,516 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 18.2% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $25,800 during the early-career years.

Public Public vs. Private
266 Yearly Degrees
$2,070 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Estrella Mountain Community College is 8,768, which includes 2,681 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

Roughly 11% of students at Estrella Mountain Community College take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $3,102 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 13.6% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Estrella Mountain Community College is $27,500.

#17

Scottsdale Community College

Scottsdale, Arizona
Public Public vs. Private
228 Yearly Degrees
$2,070 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 7,634 students at Scottsdale Community College in total, 2,013 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

11% of Scottsdale Community College students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $3,216 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 14.5% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Scottsdale Community College with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $31,300 during the early years of their career after graduation.

Public Public vs. Private
185 Yearly Degrees
$2,070 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Paradise Valley Community College is 6,575, which includes 2,006 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 13 to 1.

Approximately 11% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $3,123 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 14.4% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Paradise Valley Community College is $30,300.

Public Public vs. Private
183 Yearly Degrees

The school reports a student loan default rate of 6.3% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from ASU - Polytechnic is $38,300.

#20

Yavapai College

Prescott, Arizona
Public Public vs. Private
162 Yearly Degrees
$2,600 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 6,009 students at Yavapai College in total, 1,454 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

Roughly 13% of students at Yavapai College take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $5,550 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 17.6% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Yavapai College with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $25,400 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#21

South Mountain Community College

Phoenix, Arizona
Public Public vs. Private
123 Yearly Degrees
$2,070 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 936 full-time undergraduates at South Mountain Community College, and 3,497 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

Approximately 10% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $3,916 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 17.5% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from South Mountain Community College is $25,800.

#22

DeVry University - Arizona

Phoenix, Arizona
Private for-profit Public vs. Private
109 Yearly Degrees
$15,198 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at DeVry University - Arizona is 217, of which 178 students are undergraduates and of those, 86 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 8 to 1.

About 40% of students who apply get accepted.

Roughly 64% of students at DeVry University - Arizona take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $7,437 a year. The student loan default rate of 10.1% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $32,600 during the early-career years.

#23

Central Arizona College

Coolidge, Arizona
Public Public vs. Private
98 Yearly Degrees
$2,580 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,181 full-time undergraduates at Pinal County Community College, and 4,076 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

Roughly 6% of students at Pinal County Community College take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $4,897 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 17.0% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Pinal County Community College is $24,600.

#24

GateWay Community College

Phoenix, Arizona
Public Public vs. Private
90 Yearly Degrees
$2,070 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,018 full-time undergraduates at GateWay Community College, and 4,670 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 11 to 1.

10% of GateWay Community College students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $3,459 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 13.9% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $32,800 during the early-career years.

#25

Northland Pioneer College

Holbrook, Arizona
Public Public vs. Private
63 Yearly Degrees
$2,428 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Northland Pioneer College is 2,700, which includes 524 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $19,700 during the early-career years.

Other Arizona Colleges

Rank School Yearly Graduations
26 Arizona Western College 60
27 Mohave Community College 58
28 Arizona Christian University 52
29 Ottawa University - Phoenix 47
30 Dine College 42
31 Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Prescott 35
32 Cochise County Community College District 29
33 National Paralegal College 27
33 Coconino Community College 27
35 CollegeAmerica - Phoenix 26
36 Ottawa University - Surprise 22
37 University of Advancing Technology 12
38 Tohono O’Odham Community College 9
39 Brookline College - Tucson 8
40 Brookline College - Phoenix 7
41 University of Arizona - Sierra Vista 6
42 East Valley Institute of Technology 4
42 CollegeAmerica - Flagstaff 4
44 International Baptist College and Seminary 2
45 Brookline College - Tempe 0
45 Prescott College 0
45 Southwest University of Visual Arts - Tucson 0
45 Bryan University 0

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