American InterContinental University-Houston

  • 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 535 students (60% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is lower than the state community college average of 35:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 61%.
  • American InterContinental University-Houston is one of 18 community colleges within Harris County, TX.
  • The nearest community college to American InterContinental University-Houston is Remington College-Houston Campus (1.7 miles away).

Top Placements

American InterContinental University-Houston places 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.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty20 staff76 staff

Student Body

  • The student population of American InterContinental University-Houston has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The American InterContinental University-Houston diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has declined by 16% over five years.
Total Enrollment535 students3,921 students
Student:Teacher Ratio27:135:1
# Full-Time Students322 students1,055 students
# Part-Time Students213 students2,866 students
# Undergraduate Students238 students1,015 students
# Graduate Students84 students6 students
% Asian
4%
4%
% Hispanic
11%
37%
% Black
37%
13%
% White
7%
39%
% Hawaiian
1%
-
% Two or more races
2%
2%
% Unknown races
38%
3%
Diversity Score0.700.69
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$49,800$33,800

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $14,638 is more than the state average of $13,730. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$14,638$13,730
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid54%83%
Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2015)$33,827$9,500
Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2015)$6,334$5,015
Acceptance Rate (Year 2012)100%71%
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Houston community colleges have a diversity score of 0.54, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Houston is Houston Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.