Helms Career Institute: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - PoorQuality:Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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Helms Career Institute is a private not-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



Majors
Offered
11
Fair
Several-month certificate and 1-year certificate are offered at Helms Career Institute.

API deploys a continuous curriculum calendar system and provides 11 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Massage Therapy and Chiropractic, Cosmetology, Medical, and Barbering and Hairstyling. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
57%
Bad
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.

Helms Career 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.

Students to Faculty Ratio
16 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Helms Career Institute is below average: 57%.

Student to faculty ratio at Helms Career Institute is decent, 16:1.

Tuition and Loans



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

Read the details about Helms Career Institute additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
No
The undergraduate application fee at Helms Career Institute is $25.00.

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

Opportunities and Services



ROTC
Available
No
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 Helms Career Institute.

Helms Career Institute Location and Maps



Post Address: Helms Career Institute, 3076 Riverside Dr. Suite 700, Macon, Georgia 31210, USA
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