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American Institute

At American Institute, they believe you can become whatever you want to be, and are ready to help you get there. American Institute prides itself on working hard to deliver quality, innovative education to their students that gives them the skills to begin or enhance their careers. They try to help our students meet their goals of changing or enhancing their careers, and also help prospective employers of our graduates in meeting the workforce needs of the 21st century while actively participating in the communities the campuses are located in.


Meeting with one of the friendly and knowledgeable Admissions Representatives is the first step toward deciding on a new career. We are sure you will find the Admissions staff to be helpful, concerned and patient.


It’s your Admissions Representative’s job to make it as easy as possible for you to get the information that you need to make an intelligent, well-informed decision about your educational options for your future.


American Institute wants you to be sure that it is the right school for you. Rest assured, you will get answers to all of your questions. Our Admissions Representatives have extensive knowledge of the training programs offered and if they can’t help you, they will consult with others on the staff to get you the answers you need. American Institute has helped hundreds of students like you become a part of the Family of Schools and the staff is committed to helping you in any way they can.


Mission Statement: American Institute (AI) is committed to excellence in education. It is our mission to provide quality distance and on-site education, realistic laboratory experiences, and hands-on experiences in field-appropriate facilities. AI enables students to develop and exhibit the professional skills, personal behaviors, and a record of reliability necessary to successfully obtain entry-level employment.
American Institute began in 1924 and what known then as Hartford Secretarial School. They have graduates thousands of students in the world of business, legal, allied healthcare, diagnostic medical sonography and information technology. Take that first step in your career training and find out more about this school and how they can assist you with your educational needs.


The Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) is a recognized accrediting agency by the US Department of Education. The American Institute locations in Clifton, NJ, Toms River, NJ, and West Hartford, CT, are accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS).


Why Choose American Institute?
All of the goals and objectives are oriented to be an outstanding provider of career training in the communities they serve with each campus operating as a local example of ethical business practices with a focus on student success and outcomes and community partnership. At American Institute you’ll get the benefits of more than 90 years of continuous operation and experience in training and assisting graduates with finding employment, thousands of graduates, curricula that concentrates efforts on developing professional-level skills, specialized divisions – computer/information technology, allied health, and medical coding and billing, job placement assistance for graduates, convenient locations near major highways and public transportation routes.

At American Institute rest assured that once you graduate the support of the staff doesn’t stop there. They will continue to help you with job assistance.

Campus Locations:
American Institute - Clifton, New Jersey
346 Lexington Avenue
Clifton, NJ 07011

American Institute – Toms River
2363 Lakewood Road
Toms River, NJ 08755

American Institute
99 South Street
West Hartford, CT 06110


Cherry Hill
2201 NJ-38, 8th floor
Cherry Hill, NJ 08002



Program Offered at American Institute:
Administrative Office Professional
Dental Assisting
Diagnostic Medical Sonography
Massage Therapy
Medical Assisting
Medical Coding and Billing


Military Education Benefits

Veterans Benefits If you served on Active Duty, you might be eligible for education benefits offered by the Department of Veterans Affairs. For example, the Post-9/11 GI Bill provides financial support for educational and housing expenses to individuals with at least 90 days of aggregate service after September 10, 2001, or individuals discharged with a service-connected disability after 30 days. You must have received an honorable discharge to be eligible for the Post-9/11 GI Bill. If you are currently serving in the military, you may be eligible for funding offered through the Department of Defense Tuition Assistance program. Check your eligibility status and the amount for which you qualify with your Service prior to enrolling. If you are the spouse or child of a service member who is serving on active duty Title 10 orders in the pay grades of EI-ES, OI-O2, or WI-W2, you may be eligible for financial assistance from the Department of Defense for education, training, and/or the occupational license and credentials necessary for a portable career. If you are the spouse or child of a service member, you may be eligible for transfer of the service member’s Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits to you.

Take the first step and contact American Institute today to learn more about the career training program in computer, networking and security or any other training programs they offer.


The American Institute locations in Clifton, NJ, Somerset, NJ, Toms River, NJ, and West Hartford, CT, are institutionally accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES). The Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES) is a recognized accrediting agency by the US Department of Education.