The Institute For Health Education

Overview of The Institute For Health Education

The main campus of The Institute for Health Education is in Jersey City, NJ (a large suburb). The school is a private, for-profit school. The Institute for Health Education offers degrees up to the Certificate.

Areas of Study

The school offers a wide array of programs of study, compared to other schools of its size.

The Institute for Health Education Selectivity

The Institute for Health Education does not accept everyone who applies.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, the school had 16 enrolled students. Females make the bulk of the student body at The Institute for Health Education.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The philosophy at the The Institute for Health Education is to provide the proper ducational background that will offer students the opportunity to acquire the knowledge and necessary skills to obtain a position in the vocational study that they have selected. Whether the student's goal is to become a dental Assistant, Massage therapist, or Phlebotomist or to advance themselves further in their career, we pride ourselves in fulfilling the development of a professional team member. The insight studens receive from the quality educational staff will enable them to be an asset to any employer. We welcome you as a potential student and hope that we can assist you to reach your career goals. The many opportunities and rewards of a professional career are what we would like to offer you."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting The Institute for Health Education

The Institute for Health Education
600 Pavonia Avenue, 1st floor
Jersey City , NJ 07306
General Phone: (201) 217-1113

The Institute for Health Education Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Support and Technology14dental assistant, medical coding, medical assistant, electrocardiograph tech, phlebotomy
Therapy and Counseling0massage therapy

Number of programs and degrees for The Institute for Health Education in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years93
Award of less than 1 academic year53

The Institute for Health Education Student Body

In 2007-2008, The Institute for Health Education had a total enrollment of 16 students (55 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 10%
Women 90%
Full-Time 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 6%
20-21 13%
22-24 19%
25-29 25%
30-34 31%
50-64 6%

The Institute for Health Education Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 83 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 98%

The Institute for Health Education Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

The Institute for Health Education Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

GPAnot required
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programnot required
Recommendationsnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required
Other Standardized Testsrecommended

The Institute for Health Education Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
The Institute for Health Education participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3197300)

The Institute for Health Education Degree Programs (2007)

Medical Support And Technology
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Electrocardiograph Technology/Technician
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder
Medical/Clinical Assistant

Therapy And Counseling
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage

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The Institute for Health Education Highlights

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What Sets The Institute for Health Education Apart:

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Minority % of student body
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