Golf Academy of America-Phoenix

2031 N. Arizona Ave., Suite 2
Chandler, AZ 85225
Tel: (800)342-7342
  • 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 38:1.
  • 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 27 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.
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix (AZ) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution Control Pivate, for profit Pivate, for profit
Total Faculty 6 staff 57 staff
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 154 has declined by 24% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has decreased from 27:1 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 5,667 students
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 26:1 38:1
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 143 students 1,082 students
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students 11 students 4,585 students
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Part-Time Students (2012-2016)
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Enrollment Breakdown AZ All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2012)
% Asian
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Asian (2007-2012)
% Hispanic
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Hispanic (2007-2012)
% Black
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Black (2009-2012)
% White
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix White (2007-2012)
% Two or more races
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix More (2011-2012)
% Non Resident races
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Non Resident (2007-2012)
% Unknown races
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 (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $28,900 -
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $17,150 is more than the state average of $16,052. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $17,150 $16,052
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 76% 84%
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates $18,331 -
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts $6,334 -
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate 96% 99%
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix Percent Admitted (2007-2011)
Source: 2016 (or 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 $1,831 per year for in-state students and $7,061 for out-of-state students. 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 0.58, which is lower than the national average of 0.66. The most diverse community college in Maricopa County, AZ is Brookline College-Tempe. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.