Every Employee has a Story
Apollo Group is honored to have more than 22,000 ambassadors of higher education work at Apollo Group and its subsidiaries. Apollo is Arizona’s eighth largest employer.* Through innovative programs such as Rev, Apollo promotes work/life balance, a healthy lifestyle, as well as continuing education.
Find out how some Apollo Group employees feel about their professional experiences here.
Sr. Director, Apollo Student Accounting
“I was lucky to have been able to start the group I am presently working in. The initial members have been hand-chosen by either my associate director or myself. I have had the opportunity to get to know many of them well. I was fortunate to be part of so many innovative initiatives here from starting this team to seeing the online platform launch.”
Associate Director, Financial Operations—Project and Support
“I enjoy the fast-paced nature of my job and really value working in an energetic atmosphere with people who are willing to go the extra mile to get a project done. I take pleasure in providing guidance to my team and feel as though I learn as much from them as they learn from me. In addition, I enjoy the freedom and trust that I have been given by my management team to get the job done and done right.”
Vice President, Government Affairs
“Apollo is a company that successfully makes clear its educational and social mission. We strongly support employee development and are committed to continuous improvement. To be able to meet students, graduates and faculty and see the impacts they have on local communities and states through higher education, makes each day fulfilling and rewarding.”
Associate Director of Apollo Student Accounting
“Apollo has helped me get to the next level of my career through networking opportunities. The company is large, but there is still a sense of community. I’ve seen direct supervisors go out of their way to help their employees get to where they want to go. Now that I’m in that type of position, I feel that I can do the same for my team.”
Senior Director of Finance & Admin, External Affairs and Real Estate
“Working at Apollo matches my personal commitment to life-long learning. In my current role I am challenged to learn more about Apollo and our industry every day. My personal skill-set is constantly evolving because our company is always moving in an innovative direction. There is always opportunity to grow personally and professionally."
Vice President, Employer Services, Education to Careers
“Every day I witness passionate employees working collaboratively to strategize and produce educational solutions for our students. The drive to produce results is a commitment that is fueled by our pledge to create progressive educational models that boost our nation’s workforce. Working at Apollo has given me the latitude to invent and pursue new concepts that enrich the student experience.”
Human Resources Director
“Apollo is constantly looking for ways to improve the way we do things. We’re challenged every day to be our best and make a difference. It’s wonderful to have an opportunity to work for a company whose mission I believe in and makes a positive impact on lives and society as a whole. I look forward to the future of Apollo as I grow with the company.”
*Source: Arizona Republic 2012 list of the largest employers in Arizona (http://www.azcentral.com/business/rep100/).