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Careers Made. The American Way.

At American Institute, we believe you can become whatever you want to be, and we’re ready to help you get there. That’s the American Way.

In 1924, American Institute, then known as Hartford Secretarial School, opened its doors to its first class of business students. Since that day, thousands of students have graduated to enjoy careers in the world of business, legal, allied healthcare, diagnostic medical sonography and information technology. Building on its distinguished past, American Institute continues to meet the challenges of technology in today’s business world. It recognizes its single, well-defined teaching mission: reflecting job market demands with flexibility in identifying and incorporating new programs to give our graduates an edge in today’s competitive job market.

We work every day to help you get closer to achieving your goals. Nothing makes us happier than seeing students graduate and helping them find a job in their field. Your first step is to speak with our Admissions staff to see if American Institute is the right fit for your education. Contact us today and we'll send you more information.

Financial Aid Available To Those Who Qualify

Job Search Assistance Available

Day and Evening Classes Available - Varies By Program

Bachelor's Degree Required For The Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program

The West Hartford, CT Campus Is Approved By The State of Connecticut

The Clifton NJ, Cherry Hill, NJ, Somerset NJ, and Toms River NJ Campuses Are Approved By The State of New Jersey


The Clifton NJ, Cherry Hill, NJ, Somerset NJ, Toms River NJ, and West Hartford CT campuses are Institutionally Accredited by ABHES.

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