Eastern International College - Jersey City
3000 JF Kennedy Blvd 3rd Floor, Jersey City, NJ
- FAFSA School Code: 031226
- Phone: (201) 216-9901 x15
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- Phone: (201) 216-9901
Financial Aid Office
- Phone: (201) 216-9901
People living in the Jersey City area of New Jersey that are interested in a career in the health industry should check out getting their education from Eastern International College.
Eastern International College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges. The Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges is national recognized by the United States Department of Education.
Eastern International College offers two AAS programs: Diagnostic Medical Sonography and Medical Assistant. To gain acceptance into this program you must fill out an admissions application, produce a high school diploma or transcript, pay an application fee of $125, take the Accuplacer exam, submit a personal essay and take part in an interview with the program director.
The college also offers an AAS program in Dental Hygiene. To gain entry into this program, you will need to complete an admissions application, produce high school diploma or transcript, pay a $125 application fee, show proof of citizenship, undergo a criminal background check, complete a physical examination, provide immunization records and proof of health insurance.
Tuition as of 2013 is $7,500 for the Diagnostic Medical Sonography program along with $50 registration fee and $250 in lab fees. The tuition for the Dental Hygiene program is $8,500 in addition to $1,500 for books.
Eastern International College offers job placement assistance to graduating students.
The programs listed below are some of the programs offered by Eastern International College - Jersey City. The list may differ from current programs, for a complete list of what is being offered students may visit the school's website.
Get more information about the programs offered by clicking the request information button to the right.
Ultrasound Technician (65 Hours)
Ultrasound technician program takes on average twenty-six months to complete.
- Tuition estimate is $48,000*
- Cost of required supplies and books: $950*
- Around 20 students completed the ultrasound technician program last year
- Students complete this program in usually 26 months
Find out more and view other schools listed by checking out our ultrasound technician schools page.
The medical assistant programs that are listed below are organized by the number of credit hours offered.
62 Credit Hours
- Estimated tuition and fees: $30,000 per year*
- Cost of required supplies: $1,000*
- Takes about 24 months to complete
66 Credit Hours
- Estimated tuition and fees: $12,000 per year*
- Cost of required supplies: $600*
- Takes about 10 months to complete
*Amounts for tuition, fees, and supplies are an estimate which are calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only.
**Repayment rates and student loan balances are estimates and should be treated as informational tools only, contact the school for official information.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average annual "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $1,600. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. There is also a $100 application fee for those applying to a program. The financial aid department provides information and resources for students seeking out financial options. Their phone number is (201) 216-9901. The financial figures shown on this page provide information regarding costs and fees at Eastern International College - Jersey City, these numbers may change in a given year due to a variety of factors.
Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
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||93%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||84%||$4,688|
|Receiving Student Loans||91%||$4,920|
Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2009 was around 12%.
Other Healthcare or Nursing Schools Nearby
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Eastern International College - Jersey City.
- The Institute for Health Education in Jersey City, NJ (- miles away)
- Mildred Elley in New York, NY (4 miles away)
- Swedish Institute a College of Health Sciences in New York, NY (4 miles away)
- Sanford - Brown Institute in New York, NY (4 miles away)
- Allen School - Brooklyn in Brooklyn, NY (5 miles away)
IPEDS Survey 2008-2011: Data obtained from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Data may vary depending on school and academic year.