American InterContinental University-Houston

9999 Richmond Avenue
Houston, TX 77042-0000
Tel: (832)201-3600
  • 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 19 community colleges within Harris County, TX.
  • The nearest community college is Remington College-Houston Campus (1.80 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 42% 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
American InterContinental University-Houston Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 535 has declined by 11% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has decreased from 54:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has grown by 20% over five years.
Total Enrollment535 students3,921 students
American InterContinental University-Houston Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio27:135:1
American InterContinental University-Houston Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students322 students1,055 students
American InterContinental University-Houston Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students213 students2,866 students
American InterContinental University-Houston Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
American InterContinental University-Houston Enrollment Breakdown TX All Enrollment Breakdown
# Undergraduate Students238 students1,015 students
# Graduate Students84 students6 students
American InterContinental University-Houston Graduation BreakDown TX All Graduation Breakdown
% Asian
American InterContinental University-Houston Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
American InterContinental University-Houston Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
American InterContinental University-Houston Black (2007-2016)
% White
American InterContinental University-Houston White (2007-2016)
% Hawaiian
% Two or more races
American InterContinental University-Houston More (2011-2016)
% Unknown races
American InterContinental University-Houston Ethnicity Breakdown TX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.0.700.69
American InterContinental University-Houston Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$49,800$34,000
American InterContinental University-Houston Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

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
American InterContinental University-Houston In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid54%83%
American InterContinental University-Houston % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$33,828$9,500
American InterContinental University-Houston Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$6,334$5,250
American InterContinental University-Houston Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate100%75%
American InterContinental University-Houston Percent Admitted (2008-2012)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Houston 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 0.54, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Houston is Houston Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.