Brookline College-Tempe

1140-1150 S. Priest Drive
Tempe, AZ 85281
Tel: (480)545-8755
300 students
Private for-profit
At Brookline College Tempe, we train students in the skills that today’s employers want to see. In this way, we help prepare them to compete for entry-level positions in their career fields after they graduate. The campus offers a variety of the fastest growing Healthcare programs available and Criminal Justice. The programs include Criminal Justice, Dental Assistant, Medical Assistant, Medical Insurance Billing & Coding, Patient Care Technician, Pharmacy Technician, Phlebotomy Technician and Surgical Technology.
School Highlights:
Brookline College-Tempe serves 300 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the community college average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 40%.
Brookline College-Tempe is one of 34 community colleges within Maricopa County County, AZ.
The nearest community college is Collins College (0 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 50% over five years.
Brookline College-Tempe Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 21 staff
60 staff
Number of Programs Offered 8 7

Student Body

The student population of 300 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
300 students
1,269 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
21:1
# Full-Time Students
300 students
810 students
Brookline College-Tempe sch enrollment Brookline College-Tempe sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
20%
1%
% Asian
2%
2%
% Hispanic
35%
7%
% Black
9%
12%
% White
27%
57%
% Two or more races"
6% 2%
% Unknown races
1%
3%
Brookline College-Tempe sch ethnicity Brookline College-Tempe sta ethnicity
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.70 0.53
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

International Institute of the Americas (IIA) was originally incorporated and licensed in Arizona on October 18, 1979 as Arizona Institute of Business and Technology (AIBT), a non-profit business and technical school. On April 23, 1999, AIBT was awarded Junior College status and received approval to offer the Associate of Arts (AA) degree at all campus locations. In 2001, the International Institute of the Americas, then AIBT, was awarded Senior College status and received approval to offer degrees at the Baccalaureate level (BA). In 2002, Arizona Institute of Business and Technology became International Institute of Americas (IIA). IIA's Phoenix Campus, the main facility, is located at 43rd Avenue and Bethany Home Road and has been at that site since 1985. The West Valley branch opened in 1988 and moved to its current location in 1993. The Mesa branch opened in 1990. The Tucson branch opened in 1995 and relocated to its current address in 2001. In 2002, a fourth branch was opened in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Diploma programs offered at International Institute Of The Americas includes Automated Accounting, Business Technology, Clinical Technician, Computer Technology, Detention & Security, Medical Assistant and Patient Care Technician. Associate Programs includes Accounting, Business Technology, Clinical Technician, Medical Assistant, Patient Care Technician, Justice Administration, Legal Assisting, Microcomputer Network and Nursing. Bachelor Program is offered in Management. International Institute of the Americas (IIA) is a Senior College accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) to award Certificates, Diplomas, Associate of Arts, and Bachelor of Arts Degrees.

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Tempe community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.66, which is higher than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Tempe is Remington College-Tempe Campus. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.