American Indian College of the Assemblies of God, Inc.: Narrative Description

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10020 North Fifteenth Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85021-2199
Tel: (602)944-3335; 800-933-3828; Admissions: (602)944-3335; Web Site:

Description: Independent, 4-year, coed, affiliated with Assemblies of God. Awards associate and bachelor's degrees. Founded 1957. Setting: 10-acre urban campus. Total enrollment: 73. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 8:1. 18 applied, 44% were admitted. 60% from top half of their high school class. Full-time: 60 students, 45% women, 55% men. Part-time: 13 students, 62% women, 38% men. Students come from 10 states and territories, 29% from out-of-state, 67% Native American, 7% Hispanic, 3% black, 4% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 14% 25 or older, 7% transferred in. Retention: 88% of 2003 full-time freshmen returned. Academic area with the most degrees conferred: education. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, independent study, distance learning, double major, internships.

Entrance Requirements: Required: essay, high school transcript, 1 recommendation, SAT I or ACT. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: 8/15. Preference given to members of Assemblies of God and other evangelical churches.

Costs Per Year: Application fee: $0. Comprehensive fee: $9275 includes full-time tuition ($4800), mandatory fees ($625), and college room and board ($3850). Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Part-time tuition: $160 per credit hour. Part-time tuition varies according to course load.

Collegiate Environment: Orientation program. Drama-theater group. Most popular organizations: Missions Fellowship, Associated Student Body, yearbook. Major annual events: homecoming, Student Benefit Festival, College Days. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: student patrols. On-campus residence required through senior year. Cummings Memorial Library with 19,899 books, 120 serials, and an OPAC. 39 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.

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