Golf Academy of America in Phoenix

2031 N. Arizona Ave., Ste. 2, Chandler
AZ, 85225
Tel: 4808571574
230 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:
Golf Academy of America in Phoenix serves 230 students (100% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is less than the state average of 40%.
Golf Academy of America in Phoenix is one of 34 community colleges within Maricopa County, AZ.
The nearest community college is Anthem College-Phoenix (16.3 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Golf Academy of America in Phoenix Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 230 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 1.00 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 488% over five years.
Total Enrollment
230 students
1,287 students
Golf Academy of America in Phoenix Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
230 students
832 students
Golf Academy of America in Phoenix Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
Golf Academy of America in Phoenix sch enrollment Golf Academy of America in Phoenix sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
% Asian
-
2%
Golf Academy of America in Phoenix Asian (2006-2011)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
-
7%
Golf Academy of America in Phoenix Hispanic (2006-2011)
% Black
-
12%
Golf Academy of America in Phoenix Black (2008-2011)
% White
-
66%
Golf Academy of America in Phoenix White (2006-2011)
% Two or more races
-
2%
Golf Academy of America in Phoenix More (2009-2011)
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 0.45
Golf Academy of America in Phoenix Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $15,745 is more than the state average of $5,940. 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 $10,072. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $15,745 $5,940
Golf Academy of America in Phoenix In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,745 $10,072
Golf Academy of America in Phoenix Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (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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