Golf Academy of America-Phoenix

2031 N. Arizona Ave., Suite 2
Chandler, AZ 85225
Tel: (800)342-7342
154 students
Pivate, for profit
  • Golf Academy of America in Phoenix, AZ is a 2-year golf college that will help improve your golf skills while preparing you for a rewarding and successful golf career.  Improving your game is only part of it. As America's premier golf college, Golf Academy of America prepares you to enter and thrive in the $76 billion business of golf. Our golf school graduates are working as golf pros and teaching professionals; golf tournament organizers; club managers, and golf course owners; golf manufacturing reps and product development specialists; golf professionals in over 100 other golf jobs around the globe.
School Highlights
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix serves 154 students (93% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is lower than the state community college average of 39:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix is one of 30 community colleges within Maricopa County, AZ.
The nearest community college is Chandler-Gilbert Community College (3.80 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
College Golf Academy of America-Phoenix (AZ) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Pivate, for profit Private for-profit
Total Faculty 6 staff 51 staff
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 154 has declined by 24% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has decreased from 45:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has declined by 100% over five years.
Total Enrollment 154 students 1,567 students
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 26:1 39:1
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Student Staff Ratio (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 143 students 1,082 students
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 11 students 4,012 students
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Part-Time Students (2011-2014)
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Enrollment Breakdown AZ All Enrollment Breakdown
% Unknown races
100%
5%
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.00 0.65
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $15,745 is more than the state average of $14,935. The private state tuition has declined by 5% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $15,745 $14,935
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 76% 89%
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Established over 30 years ago, and with more than 5,000 graduates, Golf Academy of America has grown to five campuses throughout the United States: California, Arizona, Florida, South Carolina, and Texas. Students at Golf Academy of America in Phoenix get weekly opportunities to play some of the region's best courses, including Trilogy, Toon North, The Raven Golf Course at Wildhorse to mention a few. Golf Academy of America provides students the opportunity to gain practical experience and networking skills through volunteering, participating, and observing in a number PGA and LPGA events.

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Did You Know?
For Maricopa County, AZ public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $1,854 per year for in-state students and $7,638 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,801 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Maricopa County, AZ community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.57, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Maricopa County, AZ is Brookline College-Tempe. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.