Spanish American Institute

Overview of Spanish American Institute

Students attend Spanish-American Institute in Manhattan, NY, a large city. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Spanish-American Institute degrees go up to the Certificate.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in business and management.

Spanish-American Institute Selectivity

Applicants to Spanish-American Institute appreciate its open admissions policy.

Student Body

There are 35 students at the school (as of 2007-2008).

The school reports its educational mission is:
"2. Mission Statement The Spanish-American Institute's mission is to provide effective skills training to individuals seeking entry-level office employment. Philosophy - The Institute' serves a largely foreign-born population which faces a double challenge: ò to acquire entry-level office skills in keyboarding, accounting, computer operation and ò to improve English language ability. The Institute believes that students who can anticipate progress on both fronts from the start of classes are more likely to begin and to successfully complete training. Courses and programs at the Spanish-American Institute permit an individual to pursue these two goals simultaneously. Objectives -The Institute implements this philosophy through: ò the establishment and maintenance of an effective faculty ò the development of business, computer, and language courses and programs ò the integration of a varied English as a Second Language course sequence"

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Spanish-American Institute

Spanish-American Institute
Times Square, 215 West 43 Street, Second Floor
Manhattan , NY 10036-3913
General Phone: (212) 840-7111

Spanish-American Institute Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Business and Management1business management, accounting, accounting and related services

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years13

Spanish-American Institute Student Body

In 2007-2008, Spanish-American Institute had a total enrollment of 35 students (15 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 28%
Black 28%
Hispanic 44%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 9%
22-24 23%
25-29 29%
30-34 20%
35-39 3%
40-49 9%

Spanish-American Institute Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 50 %
Part-Time 40 %

Graduation and Transfer Rates (2007):
(Graduation rate is percent of students graduating within 150% of the normal time.)

Item Percent
Graduating 44%

Spanish-American Institute Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Spanish-American Institute Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Spanish-American Institute participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2491400)

Spanish-American Institute Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Accounting and Related Services, Other
Business Administration and Management, General

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Spanish-American Institute Highlights

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What Sets Spanish-American Institute Apart:

% of degrees in business and management
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Male % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 14%Spanish-American Institute Male % of student body

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checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Offers part-time study
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