American International College

Springfield, MA 01109

American International College is one of the 79 private 4-year, not-for-profit colleges in Massachusetts. Its campus is small in size and located in Springfield. The institution offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

In the 2017 fall enrollment, 381 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 229 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 60%).

Every year 41% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.

Overview

Campus LocaleMidsize City
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio18:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4-year
TypePrivate
Business ModelNot-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate60%

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Bachelor's degree 9 77
Master's degree 2 2
Post-master's certificate 0 2
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 89.3%

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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education
07/01/1933 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
ACEN
06/01/1985 - 12/31/2008
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
09/27/2008 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
CCNE
04/25/2009 - Current

Admission

72%

Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
SAT902 to 1090
ACT17 to 22
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Considered but not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

In addition to the college's admission requirements each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$710/credit
In State Students$710/credit
Out of State Students$710/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students$460/credit
In State Students$460/credit
Out of State Students$460/credit

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $31,950 $31,950 $31,950
ADN 70 $49,700 $49,700 $49,700
BSN 125 $88,750 $88,750 $88,750
FNP 50 $23,000 $23,000 $23,000
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 100% of American International College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 60% $4,559
Other Federal Grant 11% $1,842
State Grant & Scholarships 26% $1,816
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 100% $23,573
Federal Student Loans 89% $7,801
Private Loans 12% $12,144

$19,800

Average Net Price/year
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$20,703
$30,001 to $48,000$19,693
$48,001 to $75,000$22,376
$75,001 to $110,000$24,170
Over $110,000$26,962

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Student Population

1,372

Undergrads

1,911

Graduates

2,349

Women

934

Men

53%

Full-time

47%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
60%
Black/African American
13%
Hispanic
12%
Race/ethnicity unknown
8%
Two or more races
2%
Non-resident alien
2%
Asian
2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%

Relevant scholarships

MARILN Professional Scholarship Award

Applicants must be Massachusetts or Rhode Island residents and have lived in Massachusetts or Rhode Island for at least four years before having entered that practical nursing program. They must ...

Massachusetts Long Term Care Foundation Scholarship

Applicant must work in a nursing home or assisted living residence in Massachusetts and must have worked there for at least one year.

American International College - One Family Scholarship Program

The program assists heads of households in achieving their academic goals. Recipients of this scholarship receive an integrated network of services through the non-profit organization, One ...

American International College - Part-Time Grant

To be eligible for a Massachusetts Part-Time Grant, an applicant must be a permanent legal resident of Massachusetts for at least one year prior to the start of the academic year; be a U.S. ...

American Legion-Massachusetts Scholarship

Applicant must be the child or grandchild of a Department of Massachusetts Legion member in good standing. One award is for nursing only.


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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Massachusetts state board of nursing.

American International College
1000 State Street
Springfield, MA 01109
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