Adelante Career Institute

Overview of Adelante Career Institute

Adelante is located in Van Nuys, CA (a large city). The school is a private, for-profit institution. The highest degree level offered by Adelante is the Certificate.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in medical adminstration, office and administration, therapy and counseling.

Adelante Selectivity

Adelante does not offer open admission.

Student Body

The school had 74 enrolled students in 2007-2008. Adelante has a large minority student population.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Our mission is to make all of our students employable and instill in them self pride."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Adelante

Adelante Career Institute
14547 Titus, Suite 100
Van Nuys , CA 91402
General Phone: (818) 908-9912

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Adelante Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Administration32health and medical administrative
Therapy and Counseling12physical therapist assistant
Business and Management9accounting technology
Medical Support and Technology5pharmacy tech
Office and Administration2general office occupations

Number of programs and degrees for Adelante in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year605

Adelante Student Body

In 2007-2008, Adelante had a total enrollment of 74 students (115 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 24%
Women 76%
Full-Time 100%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 11%
Black 14%
Hispanic 70%
Asian 5%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 14%
20-21 19%
22-24 11%
25-29 34%
30-34 11%
35-39 7%
40-49 4%
50-64 1%

Adelante Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year

Graduation and Transfer Rates (2007):
(Graduation rate is percent of students graduating within 150% of the normal time.)

Item Percent
Graduating 84%

Adelante Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Los Angeles, California for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other California Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Adelante Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

GPAnot required
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrecommended
College Prep Programnot required
Recommendationsnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencerequired
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required
Other Standardized Testsrequired

Adelante Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 8,875
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 8,875

Financial Aid:
Adelante participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3019900)

Adelante Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping

Medical Administration
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other

Medical Support And Technology
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant

Office And Administration
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services

Therapy And Counseling
Physical Therapist Assistant

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Adelante Highlights

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What Sets Adelante Apart:

% of degrees in medical administration
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% of degrees in office and administration
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Minority % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 12%Adelante Minority % of student body
Number of degree programs
(for colleges of its size and type)
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% of degrees in therapy and counseling
(vs. all colleges)
Top 17%Adelante % of degrees in therapy and counseling

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