College America

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CollegeAmerica is a private, for-profit college that offers career-oriented associate, bachelor and master degree programs. The institution is nationally accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) to award Associate of Occupational Studies degrees and Bachelor’s degrees.

CollegeAmerican was founded in 1964 as the Northern Arizona College of Health Careers and was a division within the Control Data Institute system during the 1960s.

Currently, CollegeAmerica operates six campuses located in Arizona, Colorado and Wyoming. The college’s main campus is located Denver, Colorado but it also has campuses in Colorado Springs, Colorado, Fort Collins, Colorado, Cheyenne, Wyoming, Flagstaff, Arizona and Phoenix, Arizona.

Degree Programs

CollegeAmerica offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in a variety of disciplines including health care, occupational studies, business management, administration, computer programming, computer science, computer networking and technology, accounting, nursing, and graphics arts. A comprehensive list of degrees offered through CollegeAmerica can be found below.

Associate Degrees

  • Medical Specialties (15-20 months)
  • Nursing (20 months)
  • Business Management & Accounting (15-20 months)
  • Business Management & Accounting with a Property Management emphasis (15-20 months)
  • Business Management & Accounting with a Retail Sales Management emphasis (15-20 months)
  • Business Management & Accounting with an Event Planning emphasis (15-20 months)
  • Computer Programming (15-20 months)
  • Computer Technology & Networking (15-20 months)
  • Graphic Arts (15-20 months)

Bachelor’s Degrees

  • Health Information Management (30-36 months)
  • Health Science (20 months)
  • Healthcare Administration (30-36 months)
  • Healthcare Administration with a Biomedical Clinical Specialties emphasis (30-36 months)
  • Healthcare Administration with a Gerontology emphasis (30-36 months)
  • Nursing (20 months)
  • Nursing Administration (20 months)
  • Nursing Administration with a Clinical Nurse Educator emphasis (20 months)
  • Nursing Administration with a Community Health Nurse emphasis (20 months)
  • Nursing Administration with a Nurse Case Manager emphasis (20 months)
  • Nursing Administration with a Nursing Informatics emphasis (20 months)
  • Accounting (30-36 months)
  • Accounting with a Forensic Accounting emphasis (30-36 months)
  • Business Administration (30-36 months)
  • Business Administration with a Human Resources emphasis (30-36 months)
  • Business Administration with a New Media Marketing emphasis (30-36 months)
  • Business Administration with a Property Management emphasis (30-36 months)
  • Business Administration with a Technology emphasis (30-36 months)
  • Computer Science with a Networking emphasis (30-36 months)
  • Computer Science with a Programming emphasis (30-36 months)
  • Computer Science with a Social Media Technology emphasis (30-36 months)
  • Computer Science with an Information Systems Security emphasis (30-36 months)
  • Health Information Management (30-36 months)
  • Graphic Arts (30-36 months)
  • Graphic Arts with an Information Design emphasis (30-36 months)
  • Web Design and Development (30-36 months)

Master’s Degrees

  • Healthcare Administration (15 months)
  • Nursing Administration (15 months)
  • Nursing Education (15 months)
  • Masters of Business Administration (15 months)
  • Masters of Business Administration with an Entrepreneurship emphasis (15 months)
  • Healthcare Informatics (15 months)
  • Information Systems (15 months)

General Information

3012 East Route 66, Flagstaff, AZ 86004

General Phone:928E13
Website URL:www.collegeamerica.edu
Type of Institution:Private for-profit 4-year
Awards Offered:AA/AS degree
BA/BS degree
Campus setting:City: Small
On-campus housing:No
Student Population:251 (251 undergraduate)
Ratio of students to faculty:15 to 1

Tuition & Fees

Estimated Expenses for Academic Year 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
Tuition and fees $32,700 $35,300 $37,500 $39,400 +5.07%
Books and Supplies $0 $0 $0 $0 0.00%
Living Arrangement – Off Campus
Room and Board $1,400 $1,400 $1,400 $1,650 +17.86%
Other $180 $200 $200 $225 +12.50%
Total Expenses 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
In-state Off Campus $34,280 $36,900 $39,100 $41,275 +5.56%
In-state with Family $32,700 $35,300 $37,500 $39,400 +5.07%

Financial Aid

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Students Percent Amount Average Per Student
All students financial aid 243 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 207 85% $980,556 $4,737
• Federal grants 207 85% $903,056 $4,363
• Pell grants 207 85% $891,627 $4,307
• Other federal grants 113 47% $11,429 $101
Local and state government scholarships or grants 0 0% $0
Institutional scholarships or grants 14 6% $77,500 $5,536
Student loan financial aid 243 100% $1,889,433 $7,775
• Federal student loans 243 100% $1,859,424 $7,652
• Other student loans 11 5% $30,009 $2,728

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS Doctor AA/AS CERT
Grand Total of All Programs 75
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 15
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 15
Health Services/allied Health/health Sciences, General 60
Medical/health Management and Clinical Assistant/specialist 60
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.


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