American InterContinental University-Houston

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  • 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 349 students (66% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the state community college average of 37:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 68%.

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
American InterContinental University-Houston(TX) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Four-Year: Business & Management SchoolsAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Traditional
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate for-profitPublic
Total Faculty20 staff121 staff
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Student Body

The student population of American InterContinental University-Houston has declined by 34% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 43:1 over five years.
The American InterContinental University-Houston diversity score of 0.69 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment349 students4,620 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:137:1
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# Full-Time Students231 students1,302 students
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# Part-Time Students118 students3,318 students
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# Undergraduate Students190 students1,242 students
# Graduate Students41 students6 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
3%
5%
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% Hispanic
10%
42%
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% Black
36%
13%
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% White
7%
32%
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% Hawaiian
1%
-
% Two or more races
2%
2%
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% Unknown races
40%
4%
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Diversity Score0.690.70
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$49,800$33,800
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $14,638 is more than the state average of $13,767. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$14,638$13,767
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid83%83%
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Median Debt for Graduates$33,677$10,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts$6,731$5,500
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Acceptance Rate100%71%
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to American InterContinental University-Houston is Mti College Of Business And Technology (2.4 miles away).
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Did You Know?
For Houston private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,922 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Houston community colleges have a diversity score of 0.53, which is lower than the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in Houston is Vet Tech Institute of Houston. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.