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American Career College-Los Angeles

American Career College-Los Angeles is an Associate's college with 1770 students located in Los Angeles, CA.

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Selectivity
Offers Associate Degrees, Open Admissions

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Student Body

Total Undergraduates 1,770
Gender 22% Male / 78% Female
Socio-Economic Diversity 71% 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
Percentage
White 5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2%
Multi-racial 5%
International 0%
Hispanic/Latino 60%
Ethnicity Unknown 3%
Black or African American 18%
Asian 7%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%

Student Services

  • Career And Alumni Services
  • Libraries

Academics

Academics

Popular Majors

Surgical Technology/Technologist (100%)

Majors Offered

Associates

A program that prepares individuals, under the supervision of physicians and surgical nurses, to maintain, monitor, and enforce the sterile field and adherence to aseptic technique by preoperative, surgical team, and postoperative personnel. Includes instruction in instrument and equipment sterilization and handling, surgical supplies management, wound exposure and closure, surgical computer and robot operation and monitoring, maintenance of hemostasis, and patient and team scrubbing.

Job Opportunities:

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in health specialties, in fields such as dentistry, laboratory technology, medicine, pharmacy, public health, therapy, and veterinary medicine.
Surgical Technologists
Assist in operations, under the supervision of surgeons, registered nurses, or other surgical personnel. May help set up operating room, prepare and transport patients for surgery, adjust lights and equipment, pass instruments and other supplies to surgeons and surgeon's assistants, hold retractors, cut sutures, and help count sponges, needles, supplies, and instruments.

Administration & Faculty

President/CEO David Pyle
President Tom McNamara
Accredited by Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
Accredited by Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges
Full-time Faculty 76
Student : Faculty Ratio 16 : 1
Faculty Gender (% Male : Female) 34 : 65
Percentage of Faculty Members
No Status Faculty 100

Admissions

Admissions

Selectivity

Selectivity Score: 22/100
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Selectivity

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Alumni and Outcomes

Alumni and Outcomes

Graduation Rates

14% of students graduated on time.

61% of students graduated in six years.

64% of full time students continued studying at this school after freshman year.

Rankings

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#128 The Best and Worst College Cities and Towns in America
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