Ashford University

Ashford University was acquired by the University of Arizona, becoming the University of Arizona Global Campus, in 2020.

2023 Tuition & Fees $13,160
Student Population 40,362
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $5,486
Graduation Rate 9 %
Students:Faculty 21

Academic Overview

Ashford University Campus, San Diego, CA
Ashford University is a public, four-years institute located in San Diego, California. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $14,278 for California residents and $13,160 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $14,664 for California residents and $13,515 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 40,362 students are enrolled.
The salary after graduation from Ashford University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $47,600. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Ashford's tuition & fees is $14,278 for California residents and $13,160 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $14,664 for in-state students and $13,515 for out-of-state students.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
California ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Ashford.
The average received amount of financial aid is $5,486 and 89% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 40,362 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1.
Graduation Rate for Ashford University is 9 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Ashford University is 2 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Ashford University is 31 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Ashford University is 40,362
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Ashford University is 21 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
21 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $5,486 at Ashford University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address8620 Spectrum Center Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92123
Online Applicationhttps://apply.uagc.edu/applyweb/
Financial Aidwww.uagc.edu/tuition-financial-aid
Net Price Calculatorhttps://uagc.studentaidcalculator.com/survey.aspx
Veterans Tuitionwww.uagc.edu/student-experience/military
Disability Servicewww.uagc.edu/student-experience/access-wellness

Offered Degrees

Ashford offers 95 major programs through online and on-site education where 94 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Associate's Degree44
Bachelor's Degree5958
Master's Degree2626
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship66

Special Learning Opportunities

Ashford University is an online complete school which means students can get degrees through only distance learning. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate degrees via online classes. The school provides programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Degrees From Online Classes Completely
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

Ashford University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges