Anthem Institute - Jersey City
40 Journal Square, 1st Floor, Jersey City, NJ
- FAFSA School Code: 010851
- Phone: (201) 876-3800
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Financial Aid Office
- Phone: (201) 876-3801
- Financial Aid Page
Anthem Education is a system of schools and colleges located throughout the United States. The system began as a single school founded in 1965 in Phoenix, which was then known as the Electronic Institute of Arizona. Since that time the school has changed ownership and begun an expansion that has thus far resulted in thirty four schools in fourteen states. This growth has included the purchase of pre-existing institutions which have since changed their name to Anthem Institute, Anthem College, Anthem University or Morrison University.
Anthem Education provides students with a specialized education that prepares them for a long term career. Training and skill development is accomplished through experienced faculty that utilizes their professional acumen and education to ensure students meet and exceed the requirements demanded by potential employers. The school also offers an online learning option for students that require flexible scheduling or cannot commute to a campus. Graduates will receive a certificate, associate degree, or bachelor’s based on the course of study chosen and complete.
Programs offered include:
- Dental Assistant
- Criminal Justice
Jersey City Location
The Jersey City branch of Anthem Education is located at 40 Journal Square, 1st Floor. This campus has graduated approximately two thousand students over the past few years. This location offers student services in the form of post-graduation job placement options and flexible scheduling for those with irregular schedules. You can learn more, including the school's consumer disclosures, by visiting anthem.edu.
Below is a list of the programs that may be offered at Anthem Institute - Jersey City. Actual programs may differ from the list below, to see a full list of programs offered please visit the school's website or by phone at (201) 876-3800.
Medical Assistant (32 Hours)
The medical assistant program offered on average takes about nine months to complete.
- Tuition estimate is $14,000*
- Cost of required books or supplies: $720*
- 43% loan repayment rate estimated for former students of this program**
- Upon completion of this program, students owe on average $5,900 in student loans**
- Last year, more than 200 students completed this program
- Takes about 9 months to complete
More information and school listings are available through our medical assistant schools page.
Computer (59 Hours)
The computer program takes about twelve months for most students to complete.
- Tuition estimate is $23,000*
- Estimated cost of required books and supplies are around $1,310*
- Former students had a loan repayment rate of around 61%**
- Student loans borrowed for this program total about $7,600**
- The computer program takes about 12 months to complete
Massage Therapy (43 Hours)
Massage therapy program takes on average twelve months to complete.
- Tuition estimate is $14,000*
- Required supplies and books: $660*
- Estimated loan repayment rate of 53% for former students**
- Based on published reports, around 50 students completed the massage therapy program last year
- Students usually complete the massage therapy program in 12 months
Find out more and see other schools listed by browsing our massage therapy schools profile page.
Health and Medical Administrative Services (30 Hours)
Health and medical administrative services program takes on average nine months to complete.
- Tuition estimate is $14,000*
- Required supplies and books: $930*
- Estimated loan repayment rate of 51% for former students**
- Student loans borrowed for this program total about $6,000**
- Students usually complete the health and medical administrative services program in 9 months
Web Design (59 Hours)
The web design program takes about twelve months for most students to complete.
- Tuition estimate is $21,000*
- Cost of required books or supplies: $1,060*
- 52% loan repayment rate estimated for former students of this program**
- Around 60 students completed the web design program last year
- Takes about 12 months to complete
Find out more web design programs through our web design courses profile page, which also includes career information.
*The posted costs for tuition, fees and supplies are determined through historical data and may not represent current costs.
**Repayment rates and student loan balances are estimated to provide a comparative context. For more detailed information individuals are asked to contact the school.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The cost of attendance is approximately $18,600 per year, after the grants, scholarships and other forms of aid are calculated. In order to calculate a more personalized cost check out their cost calculator here. The cost to submit an application is $20. Financial aid information may be obtained by contacting the financial aid office at (201) 876-3801. The tuition and financial aid figures listed show various costs that students may encounter at this school. The numbers may not be accurate due to changing factors in a given year, and are only intended to provide a guideline for students.
Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
Tuition & Fees Information
Alternate Tuition Plan Options Available
- Some programs may have a frozen tuition rate, which means the tuition will stay the same for up to five years.
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||97%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||86%||$5,907|
|Receiving Student Loans||96%||$8,677|
Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2009 was around 6%.
Other Career Colleges Nearby
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Anthem Institute - Jersey City.
- Micropower Career Institute in New York, NY (4 miles away)
- Career Institute of Health and Technology in Brooklyn, NY (5 miles away)
- Anthem Institute - Manhattan in New York, NY (7 miles away)
- Drake College of Business - Elizabeth in Elizabeth, NJ (9 miles away)
- Fox Institute of Business - Clifton in CLIFTON, NJ (10 miles away)