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University of Phoenix - California is a private for-profit institution located in Costa Mesa, California. The city atmosphere of Costa Mesa makes it a great place for students who enjoy having lots of educational and entertainment options.

223 Undergraduate Degrees
59 Graduate Degrees

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University of Phoenix - California Rankings

These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.

UOPX - California has been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#152 Most Popular Nursing Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at UOPX - California.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#34 Best Value Nursing Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#151 Most Popular Nursing Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Awards From Around the Web

The following table lists some notable awards UOPX - California has earned from around the web.

Rank Ranking Name Source
#39 Highest Paid Nursing Graduates College Factual

Where Is University of Phoenix - California?

Location of University of Phoenix - California

Contact details for UOPX - California are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 3110 East Guasti Road, Costa Mesa, CA 91761
Phone: 866-766-0766

How Do I Get Into UOPX - California?

You can apply to UOPX - California online at:

As long as you submit the requested materials to University of Phoenix - California when applying, you shouldn't have to worry about getting in since the school has an open admissions policy.

Can I Afford University of Phoenix - California?

74% Take Out Loans
12.3% Loan Default Rate

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At UOPX - California, approximately 74% of students took out student loans averaging $7,418 a year. That adds up to $29,672 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at UOPX - California is 12.3%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

University of Phoenix - California Undergraduate Student Diversity

3,756 Full-Time Undergraduates
34% Women
40% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are also 984 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 3,756 full-time undergraduates at UOPX - California, 66% are male and 34% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  UOPX - California

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of University of Phoenix - California students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of UOPX - California Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 132
Black or African American 310
Hispanic or Latino 889
White 538
International Students 2
Other Races/Ethnicities 1,885

Online Learning at University of Phoenix - California

975 Took All Classes Online
1,569 Took At Least One Class Online
-24.9% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2017-2018, 1,569 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at UOPX - California has changed over the last few years.


Online Growth Rankings of UOPX - California

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at University of Phoenix - California was -24.9%. This is the #1,868 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at UOPX - California regardless of major.

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

University of Phoenix - California Nursing Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Bachelor’s Graduate Certificate Master’s TOTAL
Registered Nursing 223 0 0 223
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing 0 5 37 42
Nursing Administration 0 0 17 17
Nursing Education 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 223 5 54 282


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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