University of Phoenix to award 448 degreesby Ryn Gargulinski on May. 08, 2009, under Local
Citizen Staff Writer
Look out, world, 448 new graduates from the University of Phoenix’s greater Tucson locations will be heading your way.
The commencement ceremony, which honors those who completed degrees online or at one of five southern Arizona locations, is 10 a.m. Saturday at the Tucson Convention Center, 260 S. Church Ave.
About 4,000 guests are expected to attend, according to a news release from the university.
Of the 448 degrees being awarded, four are associate’s degrees; 235 are bachelor’s degrees; and 209 are master’s degrees.
The most popular degrees awarded to this batch of grads are bachelor’s degrees in business management and master’s in business administration.
There are two campuses in Tucson, plus one each in Sierra Vista, Nogales and Yuma.