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Education and its role in a Knowledge Bases Society/University of Phoenix.

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Uop Ppt

  1. 1. Welcome to University of Phoenix .
  2. 2. Greetings! <ul><li>What are your career goals? </li></ul><ul><li>What will you do in 2009 to achieve them? </li></ul><ul><li>Will further education help you get there? </li></ul><ul><li>What is holding you back? </li></ul>
  3. 3. DIAGNOSTIC QUESTIONS <ul><ul><li>Workplace Skills </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>How do you build the skills you need to </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li> do your job successfully? </li></ul><ul><li>Do you rely solely on your training department to build your skills? </li></ul><ul><li>Do you understand the talents your employer is seeking? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Bench Strength </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>What are you doing to become known as someone your </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>organization wants to retain? </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>How do you let your workplace talents be known? </li></ul><ul><li>How do you develop leadership skills? </li></ul>
  4. 4. Why analyze this? <ul><ul><ul><li>Companies recently ranked these skills as most in demand : </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>96% interpersonal communication </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>93% collaboration/teamwork </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>92% creative problem solving </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>88% critical thinking </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>78% technical skills </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Source: Apollo Group, Inc. In-Demand Skills Survey, December 2004 </li></ul>
  5. 5. Why is University of Phoenix The Nations Largest Private University? <ul><li>Founded in 1976. </li></ul><ul><li>Over 350,000 students. </li></ul><ul><li>Over 244 campuses and learning centers. </li></ul><ul><li>Over 21,000 faculty members. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Higher Learning Commission University of Phoenix is accredited by the North Central Association. and is a member of the
  7. 7. Campus Format Attend class 1 night a week from 6pm – 10pm Bachelors degree programs are 5 weeks long. 1 class at a time. Masters degree programs are 6 weeks long. 1 class at a time.
  8. 8. Online Format Attend class when and where you want. All you need is a PC with internet access. Log-on four days a week, any time you choose. Commit 10-15 hours per week. Review information off-line
  9. 9. Axia College of the University of Phoenix <ul><li>Associate degree programs are 9 weeks long. Take 2 classes at a time online only. </li></ul><ul><li>20 months to complete if starting with zero credits </li></ul>
  10. 10. Undergraduate Bachelor Programs <ul><li>Business/Accounting Business/Administration Business/Communications Business/Finance Business/Global Business Management Business/Integrated Supply Chain and Operations Management Business/Management Business/Marketing Business/Public Administration Business/Retail Management Business/e-Business Business/Information Systems Information Technology Information Technology/Visual Communication </li></ul><ul><li>Health Administration Bachelor of Science in Nursing </li></ul>
  11. 11. Graduate Programs <ul><li>Master of Management </li></ul><ul><li>Master of Management/Human Resource Mgt </li></ul><ul><li>Master of Management/Public Administration </li></ul><ul><li>Master of Business Administration (MBA) </li></ul><ul><li>MBA in Accounting </li></ul><ul><li>MBA in Global Management </li></ul><ul><li>MBA in Health Care Management </li></ul><ul><li>MBA in Technology Management </li></ul><ul><li>MBA in Marketing </li></ul><ul><li>MBA in Public Administration </li></ul><ul><li>Master of Information Systems </li></ul><ul><li>Master of Information Systems/Management </li></ul><ul><li>Master of Science in Computer Info. Systems </li></ul><ul><li>Master of Arts in Education </li></ul><ul><li>Master of Science in Nursing </li></ul>
  12. 12. <ul><li>Emphasis on interaction, not lecture. </li></ul><ul><li>Complete your education in the shortest time possible. </li></ul><ul><li>Programs provide the knowledge and skills in greatest demand. </li></ul><ul><li>Instructors work in their field. </li></ul><ul><li>All learning applies to your company’s challenges and opportunities. </li></ul><ul><li>You will have access to online resources including eResource (The University’s e-book program). </li></ul>
  13. 13. Student Services <ul><li>24/7 Technical Support </li></ul><ul><li>Student Resource Center </li></ul><ul><li>Dedicated advisors to assist with academic and finance options. </li></ul><ul><li>Online Library / Databases </li></ul><ul><li>Writing Labs </li></ul><ul><li>Math Lab </li></ul><ul><li>Tutoring </li></ul><ul><li>- Local campus </li></ul><ul><li>- one-on-one instruction </li></ul>
  14. 14. Transfer Credit (undergraduate only) <ul><li>University of Phoenix will order transcripts for you and will evaluate them for degree credit as part of application process. </li></ul><ul><li>University of Phoenix will evaluate your work history and training received for degree credit as part of application process. </li></ul>
  15. 15. Prior Learning Assessment (undergraduate programs only) <ul><li>Demonstrated college-level learning through experiential essays </li></ul><ul><li>Company evaluated Courses </li></ul><ul><li>Professional certifications and/or training </li></ul><ul><li>Civilian/government employee training </li></ul><ul><li>Foreign language coursework </li></ul><ul><li>Workshop and seminar courses </li></ul><ul><li>CLEP Testing </li></ul><ul><li>Visit </li></ul>
  16. 16. How Can You Finance Your Education? <ul><li>Employer reimbursement </li></ul><ul><ul><li>(tuition can be deferred to the end of class (45 - 60 days). </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Financial Aid (Stafford Loans) / Grants </li></ul><ul><li>Minnesota State Grant Programs </li></ul><ul><li>Military Benefits </li></ul><ul><li>Financial Advisors can evaluate your options </li></ul>
  17. 17. <ul><li>Why University of Phoenix? </li></ul><ul><li>Why Education? </li></ul><ul><li>Why Now? </li></ul>