About American InterContinental University: For more than 35 years, American InterContinental University (AIU) has been a leading provider of career-focused undergraduate and graduate degree programs. AIU continues to add new programs (in fields such as Criminal Justice, Healthcare Management and Information Technology) to meet the needs of its students and the ever-changing employment marketplace. Each AIU program is designed to help provide the knowledge, skills, and techniques necessary for you to become a successful professional in your chosen career field.
Located in major metropolitan areas, AIU campuses provide access to vital career and cultural resources on campus, as well as social events and intellectual activities offered throughout the local community. Students from more than 120 countries have chosen an AIU campus for the cultural diversity, global perspective, and hands-on experience it offers.
American InterContinental University offers international students a supportive and welcoming environment in which all students have an opportunity to succeed and thrive. We make it a priority to assist you from the time you are accepted until you complete your degree program.
Academic Programs offered at American InterContinental University
Business Administration: Our Business Administration degree programs allow students the opportunity to gain valuable knowledge about information systems, business education, business administration, marketing, management and much more. We want to help prepare you for a rewarding career in Business Administration. American InterContinental University offers online enrollment for our business administration degrees.
Criminal Justice: To help prepare students to become qualified criminal justice professionals, our program offers classes in criminal justice and juvenile justice processes, criminology, law enforcement, law adjudication and corrections. Students can gain an understanding of law enforcement principles such as police organization, discretion, subculture and legal constraints, along with the basics of crime like typologies, offenders, and their victims. The program also includes instruction in law adjudication - prosecution, defense, court procedures, and legal decision-making processes.
Education: Our Masters of Education in Instructional Technology (M.Ed) Program is designed to provide a solid foundation for effective educational practice and career advancement for all levels of educational practitioners, including K-12, higher education, and corporate learning. Students can develop skills in learning theory, instructional design, instructional technology, and the application of educational research methods.
Information Technology: Our program can help produce leaders in the field by introducing industry-current information technology trends in hardware and software. The program focuses on the four key areas of Business, Computer Networking, Software Development, and Database Administration. With a dynamic curriculum based on industry needs, students can encounter not only technical challenges, but are also introduced to the business side of the IT industry that requires project management and leadership skills.
Interior Design: We can provide you with the valuable education and experience it takes to know how to enhance the function and quality of an interior space while working with the architecture of the space. Our small class sizes encourage the development of superior interior design skills and a mastery of the fundamentals: drafting, resources and materials, color, lighting, building systems and building codes, detailing, residential and commercial design.
Media Production: In this hands-on program, students can shoot video with industry-standard digital cameras, and edit on workstations that use either AVID or Final Cut Pro software. Students may also produce a videomagazine-style show in our 3-camera television production studio. Our Digital Audio Lab features a recording studio and five workstations with the Logic and ProTools software. Learn about scriptwriting, producing, directing, and composing from instructors who are active, working professionals.
Fashion Marketing and Design: The program focuses on techniques of fine craftsmanship, consumer-based needs, and business awareness. Pattern drafting, draping and construction are used to develop new concepts and to help refine and develop the individual skills and talents of each student. In order to sharpen their skills using textile equipment, students can work with industrial machines, cutting tables, and dress forms. Students have the opportunity to introduce their designs at an exciting showcase produced by the University's fashion show production class.
Visual Communication: This program focuses on graphic design, and can help prepare students for exciting careers in the field of commercial art and design. Along with a solid foundation in practical applications, students can learn to master the principles of visual communication by using different types of multimedia, illustration, animation and web design.
Los Angeles, California: Los Angeles is a distinct community that consists of residents from over 140 countries. This diversity makes Los Angeles one of the most exciting and dynamic cities with its wide range of cultural and social activities. The city is a busy manufacturing center, and includes companies that produce equipment for the space program, create hot new fashion trends, and produce movies and television programs that touch us all. Plus, the city is proud that many ethnic-owned businesses chose Los Angeles as their home base of operations. Students that join American InterContinental University at our Los Angeles campus can begin their education by experiencing the international business community first-hand.
South Florida: South Florida is home to a diverse array of cultures and nationalities. This mix of ideas and concepts from people around the world adds a richness to the community's cultural scene. Along with the cultural diversity, Fort Lauderdale is home to a myriad of businesses from technology companies to the marine manufacturing industry. The employment and educational opportunities are promising in this exhilarating community.
Buckhead, Georgia: Buckhead combines some of the best of the dynamic and driven New South with old-fashioned southern charm and hospitality. One of the Northeast suburbs of Atlanta, Buckhead offers easy access to the culture, business, art, and entertainment opportunities of Georgia's largest city while offering up a small-town feel of its own. The American InterContinental University campus is right in the heart of Buckhead on Peachtree Road and less than one-half a block from a public transportation station.
Dunwoody, Georgia: AIU's Dunwoody campus offers students a multicultural environment in the thriving metropolitan area of Atlanta. Students may take advantage of the global business opportunities, diverse entertainment, and international flavor for all nationalities to enjoy. AIU Dunwoody welcomes students from 50 different countries to experience the quality of American InterContinental University.
London, England: AIU London has a rich history in its 30 years of existence. In 1999, the London campus became only the second university in the world to hold both US regional accreditation and British accreditation (by the Open University Validation Services). Now that AIU London holds US and UK accreditation, students can benefit from earning two internationally recognized degrees. This adds considerably to the value of these programs for students who are interested in becoming well-trained, successful professionals. American InterContinental University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award Associate, Bachelor's, and Master's degrees.
We look forward to welcoming you to American InterContinental University! To learn more, review all of our programs and select the ones that interest you. Then complete the inquiry form, and we'll respond to you directly.