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Prism Career Institute: Accreditation, Admissions and Tuition Expenses

Contact Information

Address: 8040 Roosevelt Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA
Phone Number: (215) 331-4600

Tuition, Fees, and Estimated Student Expenses

Largest Program Program Length Average Completion
Pre-Nursing Studies 1,560 contact hours 12 months
Detailed Expenses 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
Tuition and fees $14,900 $17,582 $17,582 $22,420 27.5%
Books and supplies $1,230 $1,230 $1,230 $1,540 25.2%
Living arrangement          
Off Campus          
Room and board $14,850 $14,850 $14,850 $11,724 -21.1%
Other $11,200 $11,200 $11,200 $9,356 -16.5%
Off Campus with Family          
Other $11,900 $11,900 $11,900 $7,136 -40.0%
Total Expenses 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
Off Campus $42,180 $44,862 $44,862 $45,040 0.4%
Off Campus with Family $28,030 $30,712 $30,712 $31,096 1.3%
Next largest programs 2009-2010
Program Program Length Average Completion Tuition and fees Books and supplies
Medical/Clinical Assistant 900 contact hours 9 months $15,100 $1,435
Medical Insurance Specialist/Medical Biller 720 contact hours 8 months $10,350 $1,250
Legal Assistant/Paralegal 900 contact hours 9 months $15,425 $1,540
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping 660 contact hours 7 months $10,325 $825
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General 384 contact hours 4 months $9,776 $860
 

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Admissions

Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2008
  Total Male Female
Number of applicants 194 14 180
Percent admitted 63% 64% 63%
Percent admitted who enrolled 80% 78% 80%
Admissions Considerations Required Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies   X
Other Test (Wonderlic,WISC-III,etc) X

 

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation
Agency Periods of Accreditation Status
Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training 5/14/2007 -   Accredited