United States University (USU)

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United States University (USU), previously known as InterAmerican College, is private, not-for-profit college located directly south of San Diego in National City. In addition to providing its students with a superb educational, the college try to instill in its students the importance of integrity, honesty, responsibility, and fairness. IAC emphasizes diversity, innovation, bilingualism, creativity and commitment to family. The two-fold mission of the institution is to serve both its students as well as the community.

USU offers several undergraduate degree programs in liberal studies, interdisciplinary studies, and Spanish. The college offers students the opportunity to earn an accredited Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) or Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree. It also offers various certificate programs that can help students prepare for a career or to attend a four-year university. Certificates are offered in science, language, and culture, library studies, history, history and archeology and a few other fields.

United States University also offers an excellent nursing program where students can earn a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) in preparation for a career in various healthcare settings. The programs at Interamerican College are designed to prepare students for entry-level positions in varying career fields. To learn more about Interamerican College we recommend contacting the school directly and speaking with a guidance counselor.

General Information

1607 Hoover Ave, National City, CA 91950-4437

General Phone:(619) 477-6310
Website URL:www.usuniversity.edu
Type of Institution:Private for-profit, 4-year or above
Awards Offered:One but less than two years certificate
BA/BS degrees
MA/MS degrees
Campus setting:City: Small
On-campus housing:No
Student Population:129 (82 undergraduate)
Ratio of students to faculty:4 to 1

Tuition & Fees

Estimated Expenses for Academic Year 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
Tuition and fees $7,400 $9,800 $9,880 $6,300 -36.23%
Books and Supplies $1,386 $1,568 $1,568 $1,638 +4.46%
Total Expenses 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
In-state Off Campus $0 $0 $0 $0 0.00%
In-state with Family $8,786 $11,368 $11,448 $7,938 -30.66%
Average Graduate School Tuition & Fees
Tuition for In-state Students $11,700
In-state Student Fees $800
Tuition for Out-of-state Students $11,700
Out-of-state Student Fees $800

Financial Aid

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Students Percent Amount Average Per Student
All students financial aid 30 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 30 100% $86,283 $2,876
• Federal grants 30 100% $85,683 $2,856
• Pell grants 30 100% $80,683 $2,689
• Other federal grants 2 7% $5,000 $2,500
Local and state government scholarships or grants 0 0% $0
Institutional scholarships or grants 5 17% $600 $120
Student loan financial aid 30 100% $285,000 $9,500
• Federal student loans 30 100% $285,000 $9,500
• Other student loans 0 0% $0

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS Doctor AA/AS CERT
Grand Total of All Programs 25
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 20
Biology/biological Sciences, General 20
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Spanish Language and Literature
Health Services/allied Health/health Sciences, General
Family Practice Nurse/nursing
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences/liberal Studies 1
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies, General 4
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies, Other 4
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.

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