Gainful Employment Disclosures
These documents are intended to provide information about American Career College's programs, pursuant to the Code of Federal Regulations. American Career College is institutionally accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES) and approved to operate in California by the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education (BPPE).
On-time Completion Rate
Based on those students who completed the program within normal time between July 1, 2013 to June 30,2014. “Normal time” is the typical amount of time it takes full-time students to complete their program, as published in the catalog. This rate is not reflective of the overall completion rate of the program. On-time completion rates can be affected by scheduling changes, failed courses or extended externship hours.
Accreditor: Based on the calculation required by ACC’s accrediting body, ABHES. ABHES defines placement rates as the number of graduates who complete within 150% of the program length during the reporting period who were available for employment and found a job in their field of training, divided by the total number of graduates available for employment. ABHES requires the placement rate be calculated on a program and campus basis.
State: Based on students who completed between January 1, 2013 and December 31, 2013. The placement rate is determined by dividing the number of graduates gainfully employed in the field by the number of graduates available for employment. Gainfully employed means the graduate is employed in a single position for which the institution represents the program prepares its graduates, within six months after a student completes the applicable educational program. For occupations in which the state requires passing an examination, the period of employment shall begin within six months of the announcement of the examination results for the first examination available after a student completes an applicable educational program.
Median Loan Debt
The median loan debt incurred by students who completed their program between July 1, 2013 and June 30, 2014, reported separately for Title IV loans, private loans, and institutional financing.
Includes tuition and fees for the entire program, and assumes normal completion. Tuition at American Career College includes uniforms, books and supplies. Tuition and Fees are subject to change.