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IIA College Phoenix

Overview of IIA College Phoenix

International Institute of the Americas is found in Phoenix, AZ. Phoenix is a large city. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Students can earn degrees up to and including the Bachelor's degree at International Institute of the Americas.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in medical adminstration.

International Institute of the Americas Selectivity

International Institute of the Americas accepts all qualified applicants under its open-admission rules.

Student Body

Students numbered 586 in 2007-2008 at the school. 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
4240 W. Bethany Home Rd.
Phoenix , AZ 85019-1600
General Phone: (602) 242-6265
http://www.iia.edu

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

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Support and Technology118medical assistant
Nursing and Emergency Medicine96registered nursing, nursing assistant
Business and Management67business management, business administration, accounting, business and related services
Medical Administration41health care administration, medical secretary
Security and Law Enforcement17criminal justice and administration, security and loss prevention
Law6legal secretary, legal assistant
Family and Social Work0public administration

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

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Award of less than 1 academic year2116
Associate's degree1126
Bachelor's degree222

International Institute of the Americas Student Body

In 2007-2008, International Institute of the Americas had a total enrollment of 586 students (1,772 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 28%
Black 16%
Hispanic 41%
Asian 1%
American Indian 8%
Unknown 5%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 8%
20-21 17%
22-24 21%
25-29 27%
30-34 13%
35-39 7%
40-49 6%
50-64 2%

International Institute of the Americas Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 84 %

International Institute of the Americas Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Phoenix, Arizona for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Arizona 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 2218800)

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 year7$44,14918$55,279
All faculty totalcalendar year7$44,14918$55,279

*: 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
Accounting
Business Administration and Management, General
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
Business, Management, Marketing & Related Support Services, Other

Family And Social Work
Public Administration

Law
Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary
Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Medical Administration
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary

Medical Support And Technology
Medical/Clinical Assistant

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Nurse/Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

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:

CategoryTrophy 
Female % of student body
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
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% of degrees in medical administration
(vs. all colleges)
Top 16%International Institute of the Americas % of degrees in medical administration
Minority % of student body
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 19%International Institute of the Americas Minority % of student body
Number of degree programs
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 19%International Institute of the Americas Number of degree programs

Notable:
checked Open admission
checked Offers distance learning
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked On-campus library

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