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Arizona State University www.asu.edu
+ Tempe is home to the main campus of Arizona State University
+ 65,000 students and 12,000 employees
+ Bachelors, Masters and Ph.D. programs available
+ Areas of specialty include: Barrett Honors College, College of Design, College of Education, Ira A. Fulton School of Engineering,College of Law, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, College of Nursing, College of Public Programs, Division of Undergraduate Academic Services (DUAS), Graduate College, Herberger College of Fine Arts, and the W. P. Carey School of Business.

Maricopa County Community College District www.maricopa.edu
+ Headquartered in Tempe
+ Nationally recognized for providing customized workforce training/development courses to area businesses
+ Colleges award more than 4,000 degrees and 10,000 certificates annually
+ 12 colleges in Maricopa County offer Associate in Arts (AA); Associate in Science (AS); Associate in Applied Science
(AAS); Associate in Business (ABus); Associate in General Studies (AGS); and Associate in Transfer Partnership (ATP)
+ Certificates of Completion are offered in diverse occupational areas

Other Colleges and Trade Schools
+ University of Advancing Computer Technology www.uat.edu 
+ Rio Salado College www.rio.maricopa.edu
+ University of Phoenix www.phoenix.edu
+ Arizona School of Massage Therapy www.arizonasmt.com
+ Lamson Junior College www.lamsoncollege.com
+ New Horizons Computer Learning Centers www.newhorizons.com
+ Ottawa University www.ottawa.edu
+ Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine and Health Sciences www.scnm.edu
+ Southwest Institute of Healing Arts www.swiha.org

Primary and Secondary Education
+ 8 public high schools Tempe Union High School District
+ 4 public middle schools Tempe Elementary School District
+ 18 public elementary schools Tempe Elementary School District and Kyrene Elementary School District
+ Tempe schools have among the state’s best test scores
+ Private school opportunities exist with Tempe Preparatory Academy and a variety of parochial and charter schools
+ Check out www.schooldigger.com or www.greatschools.com to compare test scores, demographics and locations of these schools

Last updated: 6/7/2012 5:19:13 PM