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American Indian College

American Indian College is Assemblies of God college with 79 students located in Phoenix, AZ.

Offers Baccalaureate Degrees, Heavy Focus on Undergraduate Professions, Open Admissions, Religiously affiliated


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Established in 1957, American Indian College is the only fully accredited Pentecostal College with a focus on Native Americans. Just a few miles north of downtown, in the heart of Phoenix, AZ, lies a beautiful campus filled with vibrant future leaders that represent over 30 federally recognized Native American tribes.

AIC students are a diverse group of students representing many cultures from around the world. These students represent the future ministers, educators, and businesspersons of their day. At AIC, each student is able to prepare their minds, hearts, and souls to make a positive influence for their families, friends, and communities.

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Student Life

Student Life

Student Body

Total Undergraduates 79
Gender 43% Male / 57% Female
Enrollment Breakdown 87% Full Time / 13% Part Time
Geography 79% In State / 21% Out of State / % International
Socio-Economic Diversity 100% of students received Pell Grants, which are provided by the U.S. government to students from middle and lower income families. It gives you an idea of a school’s socio-economic diversity.
Ethnic Diversity
White 14%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2%
Hispanic/Latino 14%
Black or African American 9%
Asian 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native 60%


Campus housing is available for undergraduates. Freshman allowed to have car. No pets.

52% of students live on-campus.

50% of freshman live on-campus.

  • Housing Offered
  • Men's Dorms
  • Special Housing for Disabled Students
  • Women's Dorms


  • Government or Political Activity
  • Yearbook
  • Choral Groups
  • Music Ensembles

Student Services

  • Academic Support Services: learning center reduced course load remedial instruction study skills assistance tutoring
  • Computer Services: computer center, libraries, student center
  • Counseling Services: chaplain/spiritual director career counseling employment services for undergraduates financial aid counseling personal counseling placement services for graduates adult (re-entering) student services/programs
  • Facilities
  • Special Needs Services: wheelchair accessibility
  • Specialty Programs (ROTC, Accelerated Programs, Professional Development, etc.): double major independent study internships teacher certification english as a second language (esl) liberal arts/career combination accelerated program
  • Transfer In Services
  • Transfer Out Services



Popular Majors

Theological and Ministerial Studies, Other (44%), Elementary Education and Teaching (33%), Pre-Theology/Pre-Ministerial Studies (11%), Business/Commerce (11%)

Majors Offered


Any instructional program in theological and ministerial studies not listed above, including preparation for religious vocations in faiths other than Christianity and Judaism.

Job Opportunities:

Conduct religious worship and perform other spiritual functions associated with beliefs and practices of religious faith or denomination. Provide spiritual and moral guidance and assistance to members.
Religious Workers, All Other
All religious workers not listed separately.
Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in philosophy, religion, and theology. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.


A program that prepares individuals to enter a seminary or other program leading to religious ordination, or a related religious vocation.

Job Opportunities:

Conduct religious worship and perform other spiritual functions associated with beliefs and practices of religious faith or denomination. Provide spiritual and moral guidance and assistance to members.
Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in philosophy, religion, and theology. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.


A program that focuses on the general study of business, including the processes of interchanging goods and services (buying, selling and producing), business organization, and accounting as used in profit-making and nonprofit public and private institutions and agencies. The programs may prepare individuals to apply business principles and techniques in various occupational settings.

Job Opportunities:

Chief Executives
Determine and formulate policies and provide overall direction of companies or private and public sector organizations within guidelines set up by a board of directors or similar governing body. Plan, direct, or coordinate operational activities at the highest level of management with the help of subordinate executives and staff managers.
General and Operations Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate the operations of public or private sector organizations. Duties and responsibilities include formulating policies, managing daily operations, and planning the use of materials and human resources, but are too diverse and general in nature to be classified in any one functional area of management or administration, such as personnel, purchasing, or administrative services.
Sales Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate the actual distribution or movement of a product or service to the customer. Coordinate sales distribution by establishing sales territories, quotas, and goals and establish training programs for sales representatives. Analyze sales statistics gathered by staff to determine sales potential and inventory requirements and monitor the preferences of customers.
Administrative Services Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate one or more administrative services of an organization, such as records and information management, mail distribution, facilities planning and maintenance, custodial operations, and other office support services.
Industrial Production Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate the work activities and resources necessary for manufacturing products in accordance with cost, quality, and quantity specifications.
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate transportation, storage, or distribution activities in accordance with organizational policies and applicable government laws or regulations. Includes logistics managers.
Construction Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate, usually through subordinate supervisory personnel, activities concerned with the construction and maintenance of structures, facilities, and systems. Participate in the conceptual development of a construction project and oversee its organization, scheduling, budgeting, and implementation. Includes managers in specialized construction fields, such as carpentry or plumbing.
Social and Community Service Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate the activities of a social service program or community outreach organization. Oversee the program or organization's budget and policies regarding participant involvement, program requirements, and benefits. Work may involve directing social workers, counselors, or probation officers.
Managers, All Other
All managers not listed separately.
Cost Estimators
Prepare cost estimates for product manufacturing, construction projects, or services to aid management in bidding on or determining price of product or service. May specialize according to particular service performed or type of product manufactured.
Management Analysts
Conduct organizational studies and evaluations, design systems and procedures, conduct work simplification and measurement studies, and prepare operations and procedures manuals to assist management in operating more efficiently and effectively. Includes program analysts and management consultants.
Business Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in business administration and management, such as accounting, finance, human resources, labor and industrial relations, marketing, and operations research. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.


A program that prepares individuals to teach students in the elementary grades, which may include kindergarten through grade eight, depending on the school system or state regulations. Includes preparation to teach all elementary education subject matter.

Job Opportunities:

Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education
Teach students basic academic, social, and other formative skills in public or private schools at the elementary level.

Administration & Faculty

President Dr. David J. Moore
Vice President for Academic Affairs Dr. Joseph J. Saggio
Vice President for Financial Aid and Enrollment Ms. Andrea Avalos
Vice President for Financial Services Mr. Steve Chaney
Accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Full-time Faculty 5
Student : Faculty Ratio 6 : 1
Faculty Gender (% Male : Female) 40 : 60
Percentage of Faculty Members
Non-Tenure Track Faculty 100




Selectivity Score: 22/100

37% of students graduated in the top quarter of their class.
63% of students graduated in the top tenth of their class.

Admission Considerations

Very Important: Religious Affiliation Commitment, Recommendations, Character Personal Qualities

Important: Rigor Of Secondary School Record, Application Essay, Standardized Test Scores, Talent Ability

Also Considered: Volunteer Work

Admissions Websites



Average Net Tuition

The average student pays $12,580 for tuition, fees, and other expenses, after grants and scholarships.

Household Income Real Cost
$0-$30K $13,304
$30K-$48K $11,375

Sticker Price

Total stated tuition is $11,700, in-state and on-campus, before financial aid.

On-Campus Off-Campus
Stated Tuition $11,700 Same as On-Campus
Fees $300 Same as On-Campus
Housing $6,202 $8,840
Books $800 $800
Total (before financial aid) $19,002 $21,640

Students Receiving Aid

100% of students receive some form of financial aid.

Undergrads Receiving Aid Average Aid Amount
Federal Loans 75% $5,207
Federal Scholarships/Grants 100% $4,694
Institutional Grants 63% $3,046
Other Federal Grants 13% $350
Pell Grants 100% $4,650
State and Local Scholarships/Grants 38% $3,794
Student Loans 75% $5,207

Financial Aid Websites

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Alumni and Outcomes

Alumni and Outcomes

Graduation Rates

16% of students graduated on time.

50% of students graduated in six years.

67% of full time students continued studying at this school after freshman year.



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