American InterContinental University-Online
Schaumburg, IL 60173


Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model For Profit
Campus size Medium
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Quarter
Total enrollment 10,091
Religious affiliation None
Online Only
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 35:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates


American InterContinental University-Online has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, American InterContinental University-Online's tuition was $10,591 for all students regardless of residency (33.9% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

Average Net Price
National Average = $21,918
In State Tuition
National Average = $16,024
Out of State Tuition
National Average = $16,024
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 83% of American InterContinental University-Online's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 78% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,088 (which is 6.6% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at American InterContinental University-Online in 2016-2017, was 408, which is 77% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,905 (which is 17.5% below the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,378
Federal Loan
National Average = $7,154
Financial aid
National Average = 89%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, American InterContinental University-Online has enrolled a total of 10,091 students (4,961 students full-time and 5,130 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 10,091 students, 2,167 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 32% men and 68% women and 9,048 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 1,043 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 10,091 students for distance studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

Black/African American: 40%

White: 33%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 18%

Two or more races: 4%

Hispanic: 4%

Asian: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%


Listed below are the 6 largest majors offered at American InterContinental University-Online.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 65% 5,767 1515
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 14% 1,256 274
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 5% 437 65
Health Professions And Related Programs 2% 205 59
Education 2% 138 0
Visual And Performing Arts 1% 66 22

Graduation & Dropout Rates

Graduation rate
national average: 36%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of American InterContinental University-Online full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

Still enrolled
Dropout rate
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

Median Annual Income
national average: $26,804

The typical median income of American InterContinental University-Online graduates 6 years after enrollment is $33,200. Last year, out of the total 1,026 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 944 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,031 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 928 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $33,200 $36,700
Employment Rate 92% 90%
Total Graduates 1,026 1,031

Campus Location

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