Detroit Business Institute – Downriver

19100 Fort St, Riverview, MI

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The Detroit Business Institute – Downriver is a business college located in Detroit which has a ton of local history. The most famous graduate of the Detroit Business Institute is Henry Ford. The city of Detroit is the most populous city in the entire of Michigan, with over 5.2 million people living in its metro area. The area gets pretty snowy during the winter months, but with plenty of amenities and city offerings, there is a lot to do in the meantime.

The school has a total enrollment of 212, and in the year of 2012, tuition cost $9,380 for both in and out of state students. For those who are interested in the business aspects of the health care field, the Detroit Business Institute is a great place to start. The school is fully accredited by the state of Michigan and provides the kind of training that students need in order to get a position in the field after graduation. Here are some of the course offerings at the Detroit Business Institute – Downriver:

  • Medical Assisting
  • Medical Office
  • Practical Nursing

If you are interested in applying for the Detroit Business Institute, the cost of an application is only $20. There are numerous financial aid options available, such as pell grants, scholarships, and federal loans from the government. For those who are looking to build their resume and get an effective education in the business side of the medical field, this could be the right spot for you.

Programs Offered

Below is a list of the programs that may be offered at Detroit Business Institute – Downriver. 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 (734) 479-0660.

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The licensed practical nurse (LPN) program takes about eleven months for most students to complete.

Program Details:

  • Tuition costs are estimated to be $29,000*
  • Last year, more than 30 students completed this program
  • The licensed practical nurse (LPN) program takes about 11 months to complete

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The medical assistant program offered most often takes about ten months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Tuition costs are estimated to be $14,000*
  • Based on published reports, around 20 students completed the medical assistant program last year
  • Students complete this program in usually 10 months

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The program takes about twelve months for most students to complete.

Program Details:

  • Tuition costs are estimated to be $16,000*
  • Takes about 12 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, earnings, and loan payments are estimates and should be treated as informational tools only, contact the school for official information.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.

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 StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid100%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships90%$6,741
Receiving Student Loans100%$2,973

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