University of Phoenix Contact Information

Mark Defusco
University of Phoenix-Philadelphia Campus
170 South Warner Road
Suite 200
Wayne, PA 19087
Phone: (800) 228-7240
Email: Mark.DeFusco@phoenix.edu

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Agreement/Transfer Information

  1. University of Phoenix will provide a ten percent (10%) tuition reduction and a one hundred percent (100%) PLA fee waiver to new students entering into a bachelor level degree program at the University who obtain an associate’s degree from Bucks after the effective date of this agreement.  After the effective date and after the date the student has been confirmed as having an associate’s degree from Bucks, reduced tuition will apply to the then current rates at the time the student enrolls in a course.  All students are subject to the University’s admission policies.

  2. Students transferring to University of Phoenix into an undergraduate bachelor degree program with a previously completed regionally accredited Associate of Arts degree from Bucks will be considered as satisfying their lower division elective and general education requirements making the student Required Course of Study ready at University of Phoenix. Students utilizing this policy will still need to meet all pre-requisite or state specific content requirements as outlined in the Academic Progression and General Education Requirements policy sections for their chosen programs. This policy excludes programs with specialized lower division general education builds including: Bachelor of Science in Nursing, LPN – Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Bachelor of Science in Liberal Studies, Bachelor of Science in Education/Elementary Teaching, Bachelor of Science in Biology, Bachelor of Arts in English, Bachelor of Science in Environmental Studies, Bachelor of Science in Health Information Systems, and Bachelor of Science in Information Technology. 

  3. For academic-credit courses will be transferred to University of Phoenix without a fee.

University of Phoenix Non-Credit Workforce Development Contributions to Bucks Students:

The University will provide a one hundred percent (100%) Prior Learning Assessment fee waiver for the assessment of community college non-credit training or certificate classes (that have not been transcribed as transferrable college level credit towards a certificate or degree program offered at Bucks) to Bucks students to pursue an undergraduate level degree program at University. Coursework which is remedial or developmental in nature is not eligible for assessment, and the waiver of this fee is not a guarantee for a credit award through assessment of these materials.  All students are subject to the University’s prior learning assessment policies.

University of Phoenix Contributions to Bucks Faculty & Staff:

The University will provide a ten percent (10%) tuition reduction and a one hundred percent (100%) Prior Learning Assessment (“PLA”) reduction to Bucks’ employees who enter into a bachelor level program or higher, including certificate programs, and single courses, including professional development courses, who meet the University’s admission standards.  After the effective date of this MOU and after the date the student identifies as an employee of Bucks, reduced tuition will apply to the then current rates at the time the student enrolls in a course.  All students are subject to the University’s student policies.