The teachers are great and most are dedicated; the students are great, and the organization and support for teachers and students is phenomenal.
Individuals who were educated in the four-walls and chairs environment are looking at the experience in the classroom in a most familiar manner; that is what they know, that is what they are comfortable with. There is a tendency to think less of that we know less about for some reason.
Graduates from the University of Phoenix should walk tall and carry a big smile, because it takes more than going into a classroom, on cue, twice a week at a designated time to say you are a successful learner.
Online learning requires persistence, self-discipline, self-determination, good writing skills, the ability to discuss and openly share thought, opinions and biases with others in a professional and cordial atmosphere, the skills to research and analyze and synthesize information and data, etc.
Dr. Linda Brown
University of Phoenix Faculty