American International College Overview
American International College is a private not-for-profit institution situated in Springfield, Massachusetts. Springfield is a great location for students who prefer city over country life.
What Is American International College Known For?
- The highest award offered at AIC is the doctor's degree.
- In 2017-2018, 16% of the faculty were full-time.
- Students who graduate from AIC with a bachelor's degree make about $46,000 a year. That's 13% more than those who graduate from other schools.
- It takes the average AIC student 4.3 years to graduate. This is pretty good when compared to the national rate of 4.4 years.
American International College Rankings
These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.
Program Level Awards
These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at AIC.
Awards From Around the Web
The following table lists some notable awards AIC has earned from around the web.
|#8||Best Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education & Teaching Master’s Degree Schools||College Factual|
|#16||Highest Paid Rehabilitation & Therapeutic Professions Graduates||College Factual|
|#38||Best Value Colleges for Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education & Teaching||College Factual|
|#52||Best Value Colleges for Rehabilitation & Therapeutic Professions||College Factual|
|#58||Best Value Colleges for Secondary Education||College Factual|
|#97||Best Value Colleges for Elementary Education||College Factual|
Where Is American International College?
Contact details for AIC are given below.
|Address:||1000 State Street, Springfield, MA 01109|
How Do I Get Into AIC?
You can apply to AIC online at: app.applyyourself.com/AYApplicantLogin/fl_ApplicantConnectLogin.asp?id=aic2
Admission Requirements for AIC
|High School GPA||required|
|High School Rank||neither required nor recommended|
|High School Transcript||required|
|College Prep Program||recommended|
|SAT or ACT Scores||considered but not required|
How Hard Is It To Get Into AIC?
Approximately 44% of accepted students are men and 56% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 69%, and the acceptance rate for women is 70%.
Average Test Scores
About 33% of students accepted to AIC submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 440 and 550. Math scores were between 450 and 550.
Can I Afford American International College?
The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.
Student Loan Debt
While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At AIC, approximately 84% of students took out student loans averaging $8,666 a year. That adds up to $34,664 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at AIC is 7.8%. Although this is lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, you'll still want to keep this in mind when taking out student loans.
American International College Undergraduate Student Diversity
There are also 1,231 graduate students at the school.
Of the 1,281 full-time undergraduates at AIC, 40% are male and 60% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of American International College students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||301|
|Hispanic or Latino||298|
Massachusetts students aren't the only ones who study at American International College. At this time, 20 states are represented by the student population at the school.
Over 31 countries are represented at AIC. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Canada, United Kingdom, and Sweden.
Online Learning at American International College
The following chart shows how the online learning population at AIC has changed over the last few years.
This school is the 53rd most popular in Massachusetts for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2019-2020.
Online Growth Rankings of AIC
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at American International College was 16.1%. This is the #1,182 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at AIC regardless of major.
When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.
American International College Undergraduate Concentrations
The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- Image Credit: By Published by The Springfield News Company Tichnor Bros. Inc., Boston, Mass. under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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