• At American InterContinental University, our educational approach is designed around the realities and challenges of today's busy lifestyles, and for over forty years, we have been helping students gain the knowledge, skills and confidence to pursue the next level of their professional development. At American InterContinental University, our academic community continues to grow, because our educational approach is designed around the realities and challenges of today's busy lifestyles. We know every student has different goals, priorities, motivations and timetables for advancing their education, so we designed flexible undergraduate and graduate degree programs that can be realistically achieved, even with today's hectic lifestyles and responsibilities. At AIU, student life is an individualized choice you make based upon your preferences, objectives and schedule. Each day will offer you new opportunities to collaborate with classmates, make connections with alumni and keep tabs with your social networks.

School Highlights

American InterContinental University-Houston serves 221 students (72% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the state community college average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 70%.

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Enrollment: 221 students
  • Private-state tuition: $14,638
  • Acceptance Rate: 100%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 6:1
  • Minority enrollment: 85%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

American InterContinental University-Houston ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 100% over five years.
American InterContinental University-Houston
(TX) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Not applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)
Associates Colleges
Institution Level
Four or more years
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control
Private for-profit
Public
Total Faculty
40 staff
262 staff
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Student Body

The student population of American InterContinental University-Houston has declined by 38% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 8:1 over five years.
The American InterContinental University-Houston diversity score of 0.78 is more than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
221 students
3,674 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
17:1
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# Full-Time Students
159 students
1,289 students
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# Part-Time Students
62 students
3,252 students
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# Enrollment Undergraduate
412 students
344 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
143 students
1,266 students
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# Full-Time Graduate Students
16 students
16 students
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TX All Graduation Breakdown
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
47 students
3,252 students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
15 students
15 students
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TX All Part Time Graduation Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
251 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
n/a
% Asian
6%
5%
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% Hispanic
7%
46%
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% Black
44%
12%
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% White
15%
30%
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% Two or more races
1%
2%
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% Non Resident races
n/a
2%
% Unknown races
26%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.78
0.68
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
n/a
2.75%
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
0.19%
2.44%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$49,800
$34,600
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Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $14,638 is more than the state average of $14,068. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees
$14,638
$14,068
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
70%
83%
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Median Debt for Graduates
$32,501
$10,765
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Median Debt for Dropouts
$7,638
$5,500
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Acceptance Rate
100%
73%
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Source: 2021 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does American InterContinental University-Houston cost?

American InterContinental University-Houston's private state tuition is approximately $14,638.

What is the acceptance rate of American InterContinental University-Houston?

The acceptance rate of American InterContinental University-Houston is 100%, which is higher than the state average of 73%.

What is American InterContinental University-Houston's ranking?

American InterContinental University-Houston ranks among the top 20% of community college in Texas for: Diversity in US community colleges, Average community college minority breakdown and Highest graduate earnings (10 years post graduation).

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Enrollment: 221 students
  • Private-state tuition: $14,638
  • Acceptance Rate: 100%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 6:1
  • Minority enrollment: 85%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Did You Know?

Harris County, TX community colleges have a diversity score of 0.74, which is higher than the national average of 0.00. The most diverse community college in Harris County, TX is Houston Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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