FINANCIAL AID RATE77%
STUDENT TEACHER RATIO34:1
FINANCIAL AID AWARD AVG.$5,028
Average Grants + Scholarship Aid Awarded to Undergraduate Students
Percent of Full-Time Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid
Percent of Students Paying In-State Tuition vs Out-of-State Tuition
American Career College – Anaheim
8085 Rivers Ave., Ste E, Charleston, SC
American Career College is a system of schools located in the state of California. The school was founded in 1978 by David Pyle and was originally known as American College of Optics. The initial campus operated in downtown Los Angeles, with a second campus in Anaheim, offering a program in optical dispensing until 1994 when it began to offer a vocational nursing program. The school has expanded since that time through the addition of new and varied programs, increased enrollment, and the establishment of new campuses in Ontario, Long Beach and Lynwood.
Today American Career College offers a variety of programs, allowing potential students to choose the area of study that best prepares them for their desired career. Programs are taught by experienced professionals who provide education; training and skill development to ensure students meet and exceed employer expectations. Students will earn a diploma or associate’s degree upon completion of a program, with graduates being able to pursue employment immediately.
Programs offered include:
- Medical Assistant
- Pharmacy Technician
- Vocational Nursing
- Massage Therapy
- Dental Assisting
It is important to note that not all programs are available at a given campus, and students should visit the school’s website to make sure what program are available at their local campus.
American Career College – Anaheim is located at 8085 Rivers Ave., Ste E in the city of Charleston. Close to 630 students graduate from this location per year. This location offers services for students in the form of online distance learning for individuals outside the school's service area, flexible scheduling for those with irregular schedules, and post-graduation job placement opportunities. Students may learn more, including the school's consumer disclosures, by visiting americancareercollege.edu.
Admission Requirements & Details
The admission details below may give an overview of the applicants American Career College – Anaheim accepts.
The total student enrollment at American Career College – Anaheim is about 1,000, with undergraduate students making up about 100% of the total student population and graduate students making up the rest.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||77%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||69%||$4,764|
|Receiving Student Loans||57%||$9,108|
Academics & Student Services
Student ServicesTo help support students, American Career College – Anaheim may offer services to students like:
- Distance learning
- Weekend and night classes available
- Career path counseling
- Employing students to lower education costs
- Helping students find work after graduation
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) Program
- * Accredited by the American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (since 2015)
- Surgical Technician Program
- * Accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (since 2000)
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by American Career College – Anaheim by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Health and Clinical Professions
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