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American InterContinental University - Atlanta Data & Information Overview

Want the scoop on American InterContinental University - Atlanta? We’ve put together a comprehensive report on the school that covers what majors AIU Atlanta offers, how the school ranks, how diverse it is, and much more. Want to know more about a specific stat? Just click on its tile, and you’ll go to a page that goes more in-depth on that subject. You can also use the links below to go directly to any section on this page.

How Well Is American InterContinental University - Atlanta Ranked?

2022 Rankings

College Factual recognizes the best colleges and universities in its annual rankings. These rankings include categories for best overall colleges, best colleges for each major, best value schools, and much more.

American InterContinental University - Atlanta was awarded 40 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is business administration and management.

Overall Quality

AIU Atlanta is ranked #2,336 out of 2,576 schools in the nation for overall quality on College Factual's 2022 Best Colleges list.

Out of the 80 colleges in Georgia, AIU Atlanta is ranked at #76.

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Is It Hard to Get Into AIU Atlanta?

Acceptance Rate

As long as you meet basic requirements, you should not have any trouble getting into American InterContinental University - Atlanta since the school has an open admissions policy. Still, be sure to submit any requested materials and that your application is completed in full.

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American InterContinental University - Atlanta Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

With a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1, American InterContinental University - Atlanta is about average in this regard as the nationwide rate is 15 to 1. While this does not translate directly to class size, it's a good indicator of how much time professors will have to spend with their students on a one-on-one basis.

Retention and Graduation Rates at American InterContinental University - Atlanta

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate is a measure of what percentage of first-year, full-time students come back for their sophomore year. The 37% rate at American InterContinental University - Atlanta is a good bit lower than the national rate of 68%. This could be for a number of reasons, such as students transferring after a year because they changed majors.

Freshmen Retention Rate  37 out of 100

Graduation Rate

When we say that a student has graduated on time, we mean that they have finished their bachelor's degree within four years. The on-time graduation rate at AIU Atlanta is 17%. That's lower than the national rate of 33.3%

On-Time Graduation Rate  17 out of 100

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American InterContinental University - Atlanta Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 1,312 undergraduates at AIU Atlanta with 1,003 being full-time and 309 being part-time.

How Much Does American InterContinental University - Atlanta Cost?

The overall average net price of AIU Atlanta is $14,036. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of AIU Atlanta, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At AIU Atlanta, approximately 67% of students took out student loans averaging $6,679 a year. That adds up to $26,716 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at AIU Atlanta is 18.8%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.

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How Much Money Do AIU Atlanta Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from AIU Atlanta make about $37,300 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. This is about 6% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.


See which majors at American InterContinental University - Atlanta make the most money.

Location of American InterContinental University - Atlanta

American InterContinental University - Atlanta is a private for-profit institution situated in Atlanta, Georgia. The surrounding area of the school is a good match for students who enjoy city life.

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Contact details for AIU Atlanta are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 6600 Peachtree Dunwoody Road, 500 Embassy Row, Atlanta, GA 30328
Phone: 404-965-6500

American InterContinental University - Atlanta Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 9 majors graduated from American InterContinental University - Atlanta. Of these students, 384 received undergraduate degrees and 132 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Business Administration & Management 167 $39,972
Criminal Justice & Corrections 50 $32,257
Health & Medical Administrative Services 30 $37,808
Computer Information Systems 23 $44,257
Accounting 9 $37,928
Film, Video & Photographic Arts 8 $18,771
Design & Applied Arts 2 $24,201
Instructional Media Design 0 NA
Teacher Education Grade Specific 0 NA

Learn more about the majors offered at American InterContinental University - Atlanta along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at AIU Atlanta

Online learning options are becoming more and more popular at American colleges and universities. Online classes are great for students who have busy schedules or for those who just want to study on their own time.

In 2019-2020, 1,357 students took at least one online class at American InterContinental University - Atlanta. This is a decrease from the 1,616 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 1,357 1,205
2018-2019 1,616 1,485
2017-2018 1,687 1,540
2016-2017 2,016 1,823
2015-2016 2,058 1,848

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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