Brookline College-Tempe

  • 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. For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, please visit our website at, http://brooklinecollege.edu/ge-disclosures/

School Highlights

Brookline College-Tempe serves 478 students (48% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the state community college average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 57%.

Top Rankings

Brookline College-Tempe ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Arizona for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 77% over five years.
Brookline College-Tempe(AZ) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Two-Year: Other FieldsAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty32 staff202 staff
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Number of Programs Offered1112

Student Body

The student population of Brookline College-Tempe has grown by 14% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 30:1 over five years.
The Brookline College-Tempe diversity score of 0.75 is more than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment478 students5,548 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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# Full-Time Students231 students1,283 students
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# Part-Time Students247 students4,265 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
5%
4%
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% Asian
1%
3%
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% Hispanic
36%
36%
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% Black
14%
5%
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% White
31%
43%
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% Hawaiian
1%
-
% Two or more races
4%
4%
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% Non Resident races
2%
1%
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% Unknown races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.750.68
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College Completion Rate
43%
22%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$23,600$32,100
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid95%79%
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Median Debt for Graduates$9,500$9,399
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Median Debt for Dropouts$4,750$4,750
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Source: 2020 (or 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.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Brookline College-Tempe is Rio Salado College (0.8 miles away).
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Tempe community colleges have a diversity score of 0.45, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Tempe is Brookline College-Tempe. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.