Arizona School of Pharmacy Technology was founded in 1991 by pharmacists to provide a quality source of Pharmacy Technicians to the valley pharmacy community. In 1995, Eduvision Inc., an educational services corporation with over 20 years of experience in allied health education, purchased the school and changed its name to Arizona College of Allied Health. In 1996, Arizona College of Allied Health moved from the Scottsdale Airpark to 19th Avenue and Indian School Road. The larger facility allowed The College to add Medical Assistant and Health Information Specialist to its programs.
The College again relocated to 4425 West Olive in Glendale, Arizona. This 32,953-foot facility allows the addition of new programs, as well as increases in student populations. In 2012, the name was changed to Arizona College and a 2nd Campus was added in Mesa, Arizona.
Arizona College is located at 4425 West Olive Avenue, Suite 300 in Glendale, AZ, 85302 and 163 N . Dobson Rd., Mesa, AZ, 85201.
The Glendale (Main Campus) facility has 32,953 square feet and can accommodate approximately 700 students. The Mesa Campus has over 24,000 square feet and can accommodate over 425 students. Both have ample parking. The classrooms and laboratories provide a working health care environment for its educational programs. The facility is handicap accessible and restrooms are provided.
The Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools institutionally accredits Arizona College, and is listed by the United States Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency . The Accrediting Bureau’s address is 7777 Leesburg Pike, Suite 314 N Falls Church, VA 22043 . The telephone number is (703) 917-9503.
ASSOCIATIONS, AFFILIATIONS, AND LICENSING
The College is a member of or associated with the following agencies:
- Arizona Board for Private Postsecondary Education
- Arizona State Board of Nursing for the Baccalaureate Pre-Licensure Nursing Program
- Association of Private Sector Colleges and Universities
- Arizona Private School Association
- Department of Veterans Affairs
Certificates are available for viewing in the main Lobby of the College.