American International College: Review & Facts

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American International College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 3,610 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1885 and is one of the 8 schools located in Springfield, Massachusetts.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
60
Associate's degree, bachelor's degree, master's degree, postmaster certificate, and doctoral degree are offered at American International College.

American International College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 60 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Psychology, Management, Business, and Nursing. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
61%
The rate of student retention at American International College is relatively low at 61% (way below Massachusetts average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at American International College is low: 43%.

Student to faculty ratio at American International College is pretty decent - 14:1. Read more on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$29,200
Average tuition price is very high - around $29,200 per year.

Read the details about American International College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
74%
According to government data, 1,522 applications were submitted and 1,131 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get admitted at this school.

The school might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at American International College in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,100
American International College offers a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at American International College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D-
American International College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 900 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable: roughly $6,100 per year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at American International College. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, American International College appears to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

American International College Location and Maps



Post Address: American International College, 1000 State Street, Springfield, Massachusetts 01109, USA
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