Career Academy

Overview of Career Academy

The campus of Career Academy is in Anchorage, AK, which is a large city. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Degrees at Career Academy include, at the school's highest level, the Certificate.

Career Academy Selectivity

Its open admissions system makes the school an attractive choice for many applicants.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, Career Academy had 305 students enrolled (420 full-time equivalent).

More complete details are provided below.

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Career Academy
1415 E Tudor Road
Anchorage , AK 99507-1033
General Phone: (907) 563-7575

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Career Academy Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Support and Technology221medical coding, medical assistant, phlebotomy
Business and Management57business management
Therapy and Counseling32massage therapy
Transportation18aviation operations
Hospitality0tourism and travel

Number of programs and degrees for Career Academy in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year1475
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years1812

Career Academy Student Body

In 2007-2008, Career Academy had a total enrollment of 305 students (420 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 41%
Black 13%
Hispanic 8%
Asian 12%
American Indian 23%
Unknown 3%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 9%
20-21 16%
22-24 23%
25-29 17%
30-34 12%
35-39 8%
40-49 10%
50-64 5%

Career Academy Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 89 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 78%
Transfer Out 8%

Career Academy Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Career Academy Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Career Academy participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2541000)

Career Academy Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General

Tourism and Travel Services Management

Medical Support And Technology
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder
Medical/Clinical Assistant

Therapy And Counseling
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage

Aviation/Airway Management and Operations

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Career Academy Highlights

(Details are provided further down on this page.)

What Sets Career Academy Apart:

Number of degree programs
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 14%Career Academy Number of degree programs
Number of students
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 16%Career Academy Number of students
% of degrees in business and management
(for open-admission colleges)
Top 20%Career Academy % of degrees in business and management

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