American College

Overview of American College

Students attend American College in Bryn Mawr, PA, a large suburb. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. American College degrees go up to the Master's degree.

Areas of Study

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

American College Selectivity

American College is selective and does not offer open admission.


The school maintains a faculty/student ratio (full-time) which is better than most colleges. The full-time faculty at American College is well-paid, which often goes with faculty quality.

Student Body

There are 391 students at the school (as of 2007-2008). A large number of students at American College are 40 years old or older. A very high share of students at the school are male.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The mission of The American College is to raise the level of professionalism of its students and, by extension, the financial services industry as a whole. By imparting expert knowledge--and by emphasizing that such knowledge must be regularly renewed and ethically applied--the College seeks to strengthen not only its students' preofessionalism, but also the financial security of individuals, families, businesses, and the society they serve."

More complete details are provided below.

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

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