Gemological Institute of America is located in New York, NY (a large city). The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. The highest degree level offered by Gemological Institute of America is the Certificate.
The school is known for its programs in fine arts.
Gemological Institute of America does not offer open admission.
The school had 82 enrolled students in 2007-2008.
The school reports its educational mission is:
"The nonprofit Gemological Institute of America (GIA), established in 1931, is the world's foremost authority in gemology. GIA's mission is to ensure the public's trust in gems and jewelry by upholding the highest standards of integrity, academics, science, and professionalism through education, research, laboratory services, and instrument development."
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Gemological Institute of America-New York
270 Madison Avenue 2nd Floor
New York , NY 10016-0601
|General Category||Degrees||Most Common Majors [see all]|
|Fine Arts||254||metal and jewelry|
Number of programs and degrees for Gemological Institute of America in 2008-2009:
|Award of less than 1 academic year||254||1|
In 2007-2008, Gemological Institute of America had a total enrollment of 82 students (175 full-time equivalent).
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The school does not offer campus housing.
The school does not offer students a meal plan.
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|High School Record||required|
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|Formal Demonstration of Competence||not required|
|Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)||not required|
|TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)||required|
|Other Standardized Tests||not required|
Gemological Institute of America participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2231901)
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