American Professional Institute: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality: Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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American Professional Institute is a private for-profit school with 720 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1991 and is one of the 7 colleges located in Macon, Georgia.

Academic Offerings

Several-month certificate and 1-year certificate are offered at American Professional Institute.

API deploys a continuous curriculum calendar system and provides 9 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Cosmetology, Medical, Pharmacy, and Massage Therapy and Chiropractic. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.
It is important 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 typically a good sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
American Professional Institute student retention rate is low at 57% (below Georgia average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at American Professional Institute is below average: 57%.

Student to faculty ratio at American Professional Institute is decent, 16:1.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition costs are close to the nationwide median - around $12,100 per year. The additional fees at American Professional Institute (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $100; which makes it a total of $12,200 a year.

Read the details about American Professional Institute 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

Dual Credits
The undergraduate application fee at American Professional Institute is $25.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at American Professional Institute and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (478) 314-4444 or check American Professional Institute Website.

Opportunities and Services

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at API, 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.

At present there is no on-campus housing at American Professional Institute.

Based on the college crime data, American Professional Institute seems to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

American Professional Institute Location and Maps

Post Address: American Professional Institute, 3076 Riverside Dr. Suite 700, Macon, Georgia 31210, USA
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