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American Institute serves to guide you toward the bright future you desire. We design our programs around current and future career trends, because employers want to see the innovative skills and ideas you can bring to the table. American Institute offers hybrid programs which give students added flexibility to complete some of their coursework online through distance education (varies by program/campus). By combining distance education with on-campus support, students get the best of both worlds. Check the school catalog for details on which courses are offered online and which are offered on campus, by clicking on the location you’re interested in from the menu above, and downloading a copy. No matter what your career interest, American Institute has a program for you!
Healthcare & Wellness Programs:
Medical Assisting: Train to perform both clinical and clerical tasks to keep the medical facilities of physicians and other health care providers running smoothly.
Medical Coding and Billing: Train in billing and collection, records management, insurance claims processing and coding to become a valuable member of an office medical team.
Diagnostic Medical Sonography: Train to operate complex ultrasound equipment to produce and analyze visual images of patients’ internal functions. *Bachelor’s degree required
Dental Assisting: Train to assist dentists during procedures, develop laboratory results, manage patient records and function as a crucial member of a dental team.
American Institute also offers short-term healthcare career training with our FastTrack programs: Nurse’s Aide and Phlebotomy Technician. Note: the Phlebotomy Technician program is not ABHES accredited.
Massage Therapy: Train to treat physical ailments, rehabilitate sports injuries, reduce physical stress and promote clients’ general good health.
Language & Business:
Administrative Office Professional: Train in technical skills including Microsoft Office and best practices for supporting a busy office team in a variety of administrative functions.
ESL – English as a Second Language: Train to read, write, speak and fully comprehend English, all while building vocabulary and learning about American culture. Note: the ESL program is not ABHES accredited.
August 22, 2018, Toms River, NJ, Clifton, NJ, and West Hartford, CT – American Institute students, staff, and faculty welcomed the traditional ‘Back to School’ season in style this year, with on-campus carnivals in Toms River and West Hartford and a ‘Stuff the Bus’ drive to support the Boys and Girls Club of Paterson and […]
July 29, 2018, All locations – Debbie Szigeti has always identified herself as a teacher. She taught 4th grade in New Jersey for years, until budget cuts eliminated her position. Looking for a new career, she chose diagnostic medical sonography (DMS). “My oldest son contracted viral hepatitis when he was 7,” she recalls. “That’s when […]