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Career College Facts

  • Eighty-six percent of students attending private universities and colleges receive some form of aid (grants, loans, work-study), with the average annual aid package being around $17,000.


  • The first private higher educational institution in the US was Harvard University, founded in 1636.


  • The percentage of minority students enrolled at private universities and colleges is slightly higher than at state four-year institutions: 29 percent at independent and 27 percent at state colleges and universities.


  • The largest single grant ever received by the Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) was $2.266 million recently awarded by the Wal-Mart Foundation. The grant will help 20 smaller independent colleges develop strategies for improving academic access for (and success of) first-generation college students.

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    Jumpstart your Career. Train to be a Motorcycle Mechanic at MMI!
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    UEI College

    At UEI College, we want you to succeed. We’re like a family and we want you to be a part of it.

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    Penn Foster Schools
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    Universal Technical Institute

    At UTI, you won’t just train for a career. You’ll train for success. The hands-on training and high-tech skills you’ll get at UTI will put you on the fast track to a rewarding career as a professional technician.

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    Ashworth College
    Earn your degree or diploma on your schedule and succeed at Ashworth College.
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    Intercoast Colleges
    Get your career started with Intercoast Colleges.
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    San Joaquin Valley College

    San Joaquin Valley College - A Private Junior College.

    Programs Offered:
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    Institute of Technology

    You can get started on a new career with Institute of Technology.

    For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, please visit our website at www.iot.edu/disclosure

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