Golf Academy of America-Phoenix

2031 N. Arizona Ave. Suite 2
Chandler, AZ 85225
Tel: (800)342-7342
170 students
Public institution
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:
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Golf Academy of America-Phoenix serves 170 students (99.41% of students are full-time).
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Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 54%.
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Golf Academy of America-Phoenix is one of 32 community colleges within Maricopa County, AZ.
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The nearest community college is Chandler-Gilbert Community College (3.84 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 8 staff
61 staff
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 170 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
The school's diversity score of 1.00 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 354% over five years.
Total Enrollment 170 students 1,294 students
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 169 students
822 students
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 1 students
1,025 students
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Part-Time Students (2011-2013)
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2013)
% Asian
1%
2%
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Asian (2006-2013)
% Hawaiian
1% 1%
% Hispanic
5%
7%
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
2%
12%
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Black (2008-2013)
% White
79%
57%
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
5%
2%
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix More (2009-2013)
% Unknown races
7%
3%
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Unknown (2007-2013)
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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. 1.00 0.53
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $15,745 is more than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $15,745 is more than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $15,745 $5,694
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,745 $10,252
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (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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For Maricopa, AZ public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,945 per year for in-state students and $8,765 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,340 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
Maricopa, 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 0.63, which is higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Maricopa, AZ is Arizona Automotive Institute. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.