Alliant International University

country rank  807
world rank  2678

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University Overview

Established in 2001, Alliant International University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of San Diego (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), California. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): San Francisco, Los Angeles, Fresno, Irvine, Sacramento, Tokyo, Hong Kong. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the WASC Senior College and University Commission, Alliant International University (AIU) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Alliant International University (AIU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 17 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 30-40% making this US higher education organization a very selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Acronym AIU
Founded 2001 merger between the California School of Professional Psychology (1969) and the United States International University (1952)

University Location

Address 10455 Pomerado Road
San Diego (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
92131 California
United States
T +1 (866) 255 4268
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Other locations San Francisco, Los Angeles, Fresno, Irvine, Sacramento, Tokyo, Hong Kong

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 15,000-17,500 US$
(11,000-12,900 Euro)
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
Int'l student 15,000-17,500 US$
(11,000-12,900 Euro)
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 30-40%
Admission Office 10455 Pomerado Road
San Diego
+1 866 825 5426
866 825 5426

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 4,000-4,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 500-599
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Alliant International University's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
WASC Senior College and University Commission

Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
  • California Commission on Teacher Credentialing
  • American Psychological Association (APA)


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Site last updated: Friday, 17 August 2018