LA College International

LA College International


LA College International was established in 1981 to train men and women in the Los Angeles area in data processing. In the quarter century since its beginning, the school has gained accreditation, changed its name from ICT College after being purchased by American Way Education in 2006, and has expanded its scope by adding new career programs.

Points of Distinction

  • Online course options
  • Employment assistance for graduates
  • Convenient location near downtown Los Angeles

Areas of Study

Although the college name has changed, it still offers computer science programs, as its predecessor did. However, the school has added career programs in other areas such as health care, graphic design, and business management.


There are certain baseline requirements that must be met in order to be accepted. Applicants pursuing an associate's or bachelor's degree need to submit evidence of a diploma from high school or an acceptable score on the GED or California High School Proficiency Examination (CHSPE). Other requirements may apply.

Meeting the financial obligations of attending college is a necessary ingredient of a successful college experience, regardless of where a student decides to attend. LA College International participates in federal and other aid programs for the benefit of students who qualify. The school has a financial aid team to help students manage the aid process.


Professors and instructors at the college are well-educated, many with advanced degrees in their chosen fields. They also possess relevant professional experience bringing a more practical view of the subject matter to the classrooms and laboratories.

Student Body

Some may find it appealing that the school's enrollment is relatively small, so more individualized attention is available for each student. The school has roughly equal numbers of men and women attending. Hispanics represent the largest ethnic element of the student population.

Student life

Studying in the heart of Los Angeles provides students with access to one of most exciting cities in the United States.

Formerly called ICT College, LA College International has expanded its scope into health care and other areas. Located near downtown Los Angeles. Gain job skills through specialized programs.

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Contacting LA College International

LA College International
3200 Wilshire Blvd. #400
Los Angeles , CA 90010-1308
General Phone: (213) 381-3333

LA College International Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Business and Management17business management
Medical Administration11medical office management
Design11graphic design
Computer Science and Engineering8computer science
Therapy and Counseling7massage therapy

Number of programs and degrees for LA College International in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree343
Bachelor's degree22
Award of less than 1 academic year182

LA College International Student Body

In 2007-2008, LA College International had a total enrollment of 85 students (367 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 32%
Black 26%
Hispanic 33%
Asian 6%
Unknown 2%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 9%
20-21 22%
22-24 19%
25-29 21%
30-34 14%
35-39 5%
40-49 7%
50-64 2%

LA College International Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 68 %

LA College International Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

LA College International Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
LA College International participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2312400)

LA College International Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Science

Graphic Design

Medical Administration
Medical Office Management/Administration

Therapy And Counseling
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage

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LA College International Highlights

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What Sets LA College International Apart:

% of accepted students who choose to enroll
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% of degrees in computer science and engineering
(vs. all colleges)
Top 8%LA College International % of degrees in computer science and engineering
Minority % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 11%LA College International Minority % of student body
% of degrees in medical administration
(vs. all colleges)
Top 12%LA College International % of degrees in medical administration
% of degrees in therapy and counseling
(vs. all colleges)
Top 12%LA College International % of degrees in therapy and counseling
Male % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 14%LA College International Male % of student body
% of degrees in design
(vs. all colleges)
Top 19%LA College International % of degrees in design

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