National Latino Education Institute

2011 West Pershing Road
Chicago, IL 60609

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Main telephone 773.247.0707
Contact person name Elba Aranda-Suh
Contact person title Intake & Records Manager
Contact person e-mail Email
Contact person phone 773.247.0707 ext. 257
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Public or private Private
Type of school Technical
Date founded 1972
Degrees offered Certificate of completion
School accreditation Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools; approved by Illinois Board of Higher Education
Specialized accreditation Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
Specialized licensure Bilingual Medical Assistant
Business Development Professional
Medical Office Specialist
Setting Urban (in a large city)
Population of city the school is in 2,853,114
Public transportation to campus Chicago Transit Authority (CTA)
County Cook
School visit availability By appointment 8-4:30, M-F
Contact to set up school visit Lizbet Gomez
Intake & Records Manager
773.247.0707 ext 257
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Total number of students Varies
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Costs (for proprietary schools) Bilingual Medical Assistant: $12,841
Medical Office Specialist: $8,041
Academic program/major Yes
Tuition refund policy Find more information on this website
Installment plan (you can pay tuition in several payments over the course of the term) Yes
Other tuition waiver information Non-vocational programs
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Financial aid contact person Cora Cuzco
Financial aid contact title Financial Aid Officer
Financial aid contact e-mail Email
Financial aid phone 773.247.0707 ext. 227
Submit these forms FAFSA
Federal PLUS loans (for parents) Yes
Federal Stafford loans (subsidized) Yes
Federal Stafford loans (unsubsidized) Yes
Need-based scholarships and grants
Federal Pell Grants Yes
Federal Supplemental Education Opportunity Grant (FSEOG) Yes
Student employment
Work study Yes
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Admissions contact person Lizbet Gomez
Admissions contact title Intake & Records Manager
Admissions contact e-mail Email
Admissions phone (local) 773.247.0707 ext. 257
High school education High school diploma required and GED accepted.
Submit these items:
Application Required for all students
Interview Required for all students
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Certificate or diploma Yes
Academic calendar Varies
Number of faculty on campus 22
Student faculty ratio 9:1
Evenings Yes
Short-term courses Yes
Computers on campus for student use Yes
Computer lab available to students Yes
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Academic advising Yes
English as a Second Language (ESL) program Yes
Reading and study skills courses Yes
Tutoring Yes
Other information about academic services GED preparation
Basic job skills Yes
Orientation Yes
Placement testing Yes
Student lounge Yes
Disabilities contact person Evelyn Santana
Disabilities contact title Dean
Disabilities contact phone 773.247.0707
Barrier-free campus Yes
Designated parking Yes
Registration assistance Yes
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Career contact person Celia Lopez
Career contact title Employment Manager
Career contact e-mail address Email
Career contact phone 773.247.0707 ext. 243
Had a full-time job offer within six months of graduation 70%
Was counseled by the career services office 100%
Career counseling Yes
Job fairs Yes
Job interviews Yes
Job interview preparation Yes
On campus recruitment by employers Yes 20
Placement assistance Yes
Résumé preparation assistance Yes
Résumé referral to employers Yes
Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security. If you have questions or concerns about the information displaying please contact Illinois Career Information System.