IIA College Albuquerque

Overview of IIA College Albuquerque

Albuquerque, NM is home to International Institute of the Americas. Albuquerque is a large city. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Degrees at International Institute of the Americas go up to the Bachelor's degree.

Areas of Study

Students commonly pursue studies in business and management, security and law enforcement.

International Institute of the Americas Selectivity

Prospective students are drawn to the school's open admissions.

Student Body

The school has 273 enrolled students (as of 2007-2008). International Institute of the Americas has a large minority student population. A very high share of students at the school are female.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"International Institute of the Americas is an independent, accredited institution dedicated to meeting the educational needs of a developing multicultural society. The institution is committed to preparing students academically and professionally to meet the constantly changing employment requirements of business, industry, public service organizations, and medical support agencies functioning in a highly advanced and expanding technological community."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting International Institute of the Americas

IIA College
4201 Central Ave Nw-Ste J
Albuquerque , NM 87105
General Phone: (505) 880-2877

International Institute of the Americas Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Support and Technology42medical assistant
Business and Management25business management, business administration, accounting, business and related services
Security and Law Enforcement17criminal justice and administration, security and loss prevention
Law11legal secretary, legal assistant
Medical Administration1health care administration

Number of programs and degrees for International Institute of the Americas in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year624
Associate's degree345
Bachelor's degree01

International Institute of the Americas Student Body

In 2007-2008, International Institute of the Americas had a total enrollment of 273 students (459 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 14%
Black 3%
Hispanic 67%
American Indian 13%
Unknown 2%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 9%
20-21 17%
22-24 24%
25-29 29%
30-34 11%
35-39 5%
40-49 4%
50-64 0%

International Institute of the Americas Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 80 %

International Institute of the Americas Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

International Institute of the Americas Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
International Institute of the Americas participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2218808)

International Institute of the Americas Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year4$38,5371*
All faculty totalcalendar year4$38,5371*

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

International Institute of the Americas Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
Business, Management, Marketing & Related Support Services, Other

Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary
Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Medical Administration
Health/Health Care Administration/Management

Medical Support And Technology
Medical/Clinical Assistant

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Security and Loss Prevention Services

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International Institute of the Americas Highlights

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What Sets International Institute of the Americas Apart:

% of degrees in security and law enforcement
(vs. all colleges)
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Female % of student body
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
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% of degrees in business and management
(vs. all colleges)
Top 12%International Institute of the Americas % of degrees in business and management
Minority % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 13%International Institute of the Americas Minority % of student body

checked Open admission
checked Offers distance learning
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checked Career counseling
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checked On-campus day care
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
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