Carnegie Institute

Overview of Carnegie Institute

Carnegie Institute is in Troy, MI. Troy is a small city. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Carnegie Institute issues awards (degrees) up to the level of Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

Fields of study in vogue at the school include medical adminstration.

Carnegie Institute Selectivity

The school's open admission policy attracts a range of prospective students.

Student Body

Approximately 357 students study at the school (in 2007-2008). Many of the students at Carnegie Institute are in their forties, or even older.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Carnegie Institute is a private, postsecondary school of allied health technology. Our mission is to assess areas of need in health care support services for the purpose of developing specialized accredited programs that lead to national certification and professional recognition of our graduates."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Carnegie Institute

Carnegie Institute
550 Stephenson Hwy
Troy , MI 48083
General Phone: (248) 589-1078

Carnegie Institute Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Support and Technology235medical assistant, cardiovascular tech, electrocardiograph tech, electroencephalographic tech, health diagnostic professions
Medical Administration43medical secretary, health and medical administrative
Therapy and Counseling8physical therapist assistant

Number of programs and degrees for Carnegie Institute in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years1966
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years563
Award of less than 1 academic year341

Carnegie Institute Student Body

In 2007-2008, Carnegie Institute had a total enrollment of 357 students (415 full-time equivalent).

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 5%
20-21 8%
22-24 13%
25-29 20%
30-34 13%
35-39 13%
40-49 17%
50-64 10%

Carnegie Institute Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 90 %
Part-Time 83 %

Carnegie Institute Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Carnegie Institute Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 9,240
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 9,240
Books and supplies $ 175

Financial Aid:
Carnegie Institute participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 761700)

Carnegie Institute Degree Programs (2007)

Medical Administration
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary

Medical Support And Technology
Allied Health Diagnostic/Intervention/Treatment Professions, Oth
Cardiovascular Technology/Technologist
Electrocardiograph Technology/Technician
Electroneurodiagnostic/Electroencephalographic Tech/Tech
Medical/Clinical Assistant

Therapy And Counseling
Physical Therapist Assistant

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Carnegie Institute Highlights

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What Sets Carnegie Institute Apart:

Number of degree programs
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 7%Carnegie Institute Number of degree programs
% students 40 years or older
(vs. all colleges)
Top 8%Carnegie Institute % students 40 years or older
% of degrees in medical administration
(vs. all colleges)
Top 8%Carnegie Institute % of degrees in medical administration
Number of students
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 14%Carnegie Institute Number of students

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