Golf Academy of America-Phoenix

2031 N. Arizona Ave. Suite 2
Chandler, AZ 85225
Tel: (800)342-7342
170 students
Private for-profit

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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 170 students (99% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 40%.
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix is one of 34 community colleges within Maricopa County, AZ.
The nearest community college is Chandler-Gilbert Community College (3.8 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.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 8 staff
59 staff

Student Body

The student population of 170 teachers has declined by 28% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 27:1 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 488% over five years.
Total Enrollment
170 students
1,282 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1
22:1
# Full-Time Students
169 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 1 students
1,017 students
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Part-Time Students (2011-2013)
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Asian (2006-2013)
% Hawaiian
1% 1%
% Hispanic
5%
7%
% Black
2%
12%
% 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%
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

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $15,745 is more than the state average of $5,742. 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 $10,294. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $15,745 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,745 $10,294
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 81%
89%
Source: 2013 (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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