A private, coeducational, four-year comprehensive institution of higher learning.
Academic programs in more than three dozen liberal arts and sciences and career-related fields, including the humanities, the social sciences, the physical sciences, accounting, business administration, criminal justice, nursing, occupational therapy, physical therapy, sports management, and more.
1,424 undergraduate students, and 1,963 graduate students for a total of 3,387 students.
Scholarships, grants, loans, and work-study programs are available for eligible students; academic scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic achievement.
A formal integrated program for students with special needs.
The James J. Shea Sr. Memorial Library contains more than 76,000 volumes and 14,900 bound periodicals, plus subscriptions to more than 400 current periodicals. Through online database access, innumerable educational resources are available to our students.
The College has completed a technology transformation that includes a new wireless network covering the campus inside and out, along with new desktop computers for staff and new laptop computers for faculty. AIC was the first area college to switch to a VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) phone system, which offers unified calling and messaging, plus access to voice messages in your email and faxes from your computer.
Students who live on campus may choose from traditional coeducational residence halls, one all-female residence hall, and residential suites (primarily upperclassmen).
Dozens of student-led and student-centered clubs and organizations; entertainment on campus; public transportations, and college shuttle to area events.
National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division II for all sports except for Men’s Ice Hockey, and Women’s Rugby (Division I). Conferences include the Eastern College Athletic Conference, Northeast-10 Conference, and Atlantic Hockey Association.
American International College is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (formerly the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc.).
Inquiries regarding the accreditation status by the Commission should be directed to the administrative staff of the institution. Individuals may also contact:
New England Commission of Higher Education
3 Burlington Woods Drive, Suite 100, Burlington, MA 01803-4514
(781) 425 7785
Health sciences programs have additional accreditation by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) of the American Physical Therapy Association, and the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).
The education preparation programs are approved by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education for state licensure eligibility.
The School of Business, Arts & Sciences at American International College have received specialized accreditation for its business programs through the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE) located at 11374 Strang Line Road in Lenexa, Kansas.
The United States Department of Veteran Affairs approves American International College programs for veterans.
American International College holds membership in the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities, the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education, the National Association of State Directors of Teacher Education and Certification, and the University Continuing Education Association.
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