The University of Phoenix is a private university founded in 1976, with a well-developed online campus, along with numerous branch campuses on-site across the country. The university offers a wide range of courses, with availability differing based on location. The University of Phoenix-Maryland Campus is located in Columbia, Maryland. Students at UOPX-Maryland can choose to pursue undergraduate and graduate degrees. The courses are tailored to fit the needs and demanding schedules of the working professional or those with multiple responsibilities. The university recently announced that they will no longer be accepting new students, but those who are currently enrolled will finish out their courses on-site.