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American International College

School of Health Sciences

Springfield, MA

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Overview

American International College / School of Health Sciences is located in Springfield, MA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS) Exercise science
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Nursing administrator
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Nursing educator
Master of Science in Occupational Therapy (MSOT) Occupational therapy
Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD) Occupational therapy
Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) Physical therapy
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Family nurse practitioner
(Post-Master's Certificate) Family nurse practitioner

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 48
Doctoral Degrees 28
Other Advanced Degrees 2

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Practicum
Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required
Practicum

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

652
Applied
320
Accepted
109
Enrolled
49%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 1st December 1st Yes
Spring deadline November 15th November 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements 3 letters of recommendation, personal goal statement; minimum GPA of 3.2, interview, BS or BA, and 2 clinical PT observations (for DPT); minimum GPA of 3.0, MSOT, OT licensen, and 2 clinical OT observations (for OTD)
Doctoral Degree Requirements Personal goal statement, 2 letters of recommendation; minimum GPA of 3.0, BS or BA, 2 clinical OT observations (for MSOT); RN license and minimum GPA of 3.0 (for MSN)

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 577
TOEFL IBT score: 91

Student Body

297
Total Graduate Students
3%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
96%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.4%
Black or African American 10.1%
White or Caucasian 61%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 7.07%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 1.68%
Unknown 12.79%

Gender

Male (22%)
Female (77%)

Faculty

24
Total faculty
Full-time - 14
Part-time - 10
Male (1)
Female (23)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Teaching simulation, ergonomics, orthopedics, use of social media in health care
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 1000 State Street
Springfield, MA  01109-3189
United States
Contact Dr. Cesarina Thompson
Dean
Email: cesarina.thompson@aic.edu
Phone: 413-205-3056
Fax: 413-654-1430