Gemological Institute of America - 2018 Annual Report Summary

Institution Data:

1. Report Year : 2018

2. Institution Code : 1905712

3. Institution Name : Gemological Institute of America

4. Street Address (Physical Location) : 5345 Armada Drive

5. City : Carlsbad

6. State : CA

7. Zip Code : 92008

8. Check all that apply to this institution: : Non-profit institution

9. Number of Branch Locations : 0

10. Number of Satellite Locations : 0

11a. Is this institution current with all assessments to the Student Tuition Recovery Fund? : Yes

11b. Is this institution current on Annual Fees? : Yes

12. Is your institution accredited by an accrediting agency/agencies recognized by the United States Department of Education? : Yes

12a. Accrediting Agency (more than one agency may be selected) : Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges; Distance Education and Training Council, Accrediting Commission

13. If your institution has specialized accreditation from a recognized United States Department of Education approved specialized/programmatic accreditor, list the accreditation below. : N/A

14. Has any accreditation agency taken any final disciplinary action against this institution? : No

15. Does your institution participate in federal financial aid programs under Title IV of the Federal Higher Education Act? : Yes

15a. What is the total amount of Title IV funds received by your institution in this Reporting Year? : 385303

16. Does your institution participate in veterans' financial aid education programs? : Yes

16a. What is the total amount of veterans' financial aid funds received by your institution in this Reporting Year? : 290859

17. Does your institution participate in the Cal Grant program? : No

17a. What is the total amount of Cal Grant Funds received by your institution in this Reporting Year? : N/A

18. Is your institution on California`s Eligible Training Provider List (ETPL)? : No

19. Is your institution receiving funds from the Work Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Program? : No

19a. What is the total amount of WIOA funds received by your institution in this Reporting Year? : N/A

20. Does your Institution participate in, or offer any other government or non-government financial aid programs? (i.e., WIC, vocational rehab, private grants/loans, institutional grants/loans) : Yes

20a. You indicated "Yes" for #20, please provide the name of the financial aid program below. : Institutional and private scholarships; private loans; veterans affairs, state and vocational rehab; private grants.

21. Provide the percentage of institutional income during this Reporting Year that was derived from public funding. : 1

22. Enter the most recent three-year cohort default rate reported by the U.S. Department of Education for this institution, if applicable. : 10

23. Provide the percentage of the students who attended this institution during this Reporting Year who received federal student loans to help pay their cost of education at the school. : 1

24. Total number of students enrolled at this institution : 10508

25. Number of Doctorate Degree Programs Offered? : 0

26. Number of Students enrolled in Doctorate programs at this Institution? : 0

27. Number of Master Degree programs offered? : 0

28. Number of Students enrolled in Master programs at this institution? : 0

29. Number of Bachelor Degree programs offered? : 0

30. Number of Students enrolled in Bachelor programs at this institution? : 0

31. Number of Associate Degrees programs offered? : 0

32. Number of Students enrolled in Associate programs at this institution? : 0

33. Number of Diploma or Certificate Programs offered? : 14

34. Number of Students enrolled in Diploma or Certificate programs at this institution? : 10508

Total Program Count : 14

Institution's Website : https://www.gia.edu/student-consumer-information

Files Uploaded : Performance Fact Sheet; Catalog

Program Data:

1. Report Year : 2018

2. Institution Code : 1905712

3. Institution Name : Gemological Institute of America

4. Name of Program : Colored Stone Essentials

5. Degree/Program Level : Diploma/Certificate

6. Degree/Program Title : Diploma/Certificate

7. Number of Degrees or Diplomas Awarded : 244

8. Total Charges for this Program : 185.00

9. The percentage of enrolled students in the reporting year receiving federal student loans to pay for this program : N/A

10. The percentage of graduates in the reporting year who took out federal student loans to pay for this program : N/A

11. Number of Students Who Began the Program : 270

12. Number of Students Available for Graduation : 270

13. Number of On-time Graduates : 244

14. Completion Rate : 90.37

15. 150% Completion Rate : 90

16. Is the above data taken from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) of the United States Department of Education? : No

17. Graduates Available for Employment : 242

18. Graduates Employed in the Field : 70

19. Placement Rate : 28.93

Graduates employed in the field :

20a. 20 to 29 hours per week : 6

20b. at least 30 hours per week : 64

Indicate the number of graduates employed :

21a. In a single position in the field of study : 70

21b. In concurrent aggregated positions in the field of study (2 or more positions at the same time) : 0

21c. Freelance/self-employed : 1

21d. By the institution or an employer owned by the institution, or an employer who shares ownership with the institution : 45

22. Does this educational program lead to an occupation that requires State licensing? : No

22a. Do graduates have the option or requirement for more than one type of licensing State exam? : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (1) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (2) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (3) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (4) : N/A

23. Name of the State licensing entity that licenses this field : N/A

24. Name of State Exam : N/A

25. Number of Graduates Taking State Exam : N/A

26. Number Who Passed the State Exam : N/A

27. Number Who Failed the State Exam : 0

28. Passage Rate : N/A

29. Is this data from the State licensing agency that administered the exam? : 0

29a. Name of Agency : N/A

30. If the response to #29 was "No" provide a description of the process used for Attempting to Contact Students : N/A

31. Name of the State licensing entity that licenses this field : N/A

32. Name of State Exam : N/A

33. Number of Graduates Taking State Exam : N/A

34. Number Who Passed the State Exam : N/A

35. Number Who Failed the State Exam : 0

36. Passage Rate : N/A

37. Is this data from the State licensing agency that administered the State exam? : 0

37a. Name of Agency : N/A

38. If the response to #37 was "No" provide a description of the process used for Attempting to Contact Students : N/A

39. Graduates Available for Employment : 242

40. Graduates Employed in the Field : 70

41. Graduates Employed in the Field Reported receiving the following Salary or Wage: For graduates employed in the field, indicate their salaries/earnings below. If there are none in any specific range, indicate "0." :

$0 - $5,000 : 0

$5,001 - $10,000 : 0

$10,001 - $15,000 : 0

$15,001 - $20,000 : 2

$20,001 - $25,000 : 4

$25,001 - $30,000 : 4

$30,001 - $35,000 : 0

$35,001 - $40,000 : 2

$40,001 - $45,000 : 2

$45,001 - $50,000 : 3

$50,001 - $55,000 : 1

$55,001 - $60,000 : 1

$60,001 - $65,000 : 0

$65,001 - $70,000 : 1

$70,001 - $75,000 : 0

$75,001 - $80,000 : 0

$80,001 - $85,000 : 0

$85,001 - $90,000 : 0

$90,001 - $95,000 : 0

$95,001 - $100,000 : 0

Over $100,000 : 0


1. Report Year : 2018

2. Institution Code : 1905712

3. Institution Name : Gemological Institute of America

4. Name of Program : Colored Stones

5. Degree/Program Level : Diploma/Certificate

6. Degree/Program Title : Diploma/Certificate

7. Number of Degrees or Diplomas Awarded : 45

8. Total Charges for this Program : 1670.00

9. The percentage of enrolled students in the reporting year receiving federal student loans to pay for this program : N/A

10. The percentage of graduates in the reporting year who took out federal student loans to pay for this program : N/A

11. Number of Students Who Began the Program : 79

12. Number of Students Available for Graduation : 79

13. Number of On-time Graduates : 45

14. Completion Rate : 56.96

15. 150% Completion Rate : 57

16. Is the above data taken from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) of the United States Department of Education? : No

17. Graduates Available for Employment : 45

18. Graduates Employed in the Field : 21

19. Placement Rate : 46.67

Graduates employed in the field :

20a. 20 to 29 hours per week : 1

20b. at least 30 hours per week : 20

Indicate the number of graduates employed :

21a. In a single position in the field of study : 21

21b. In concurrent aggregated positions in the field of study (2 or more positions at the same time) : 0

21c. Freelance/self-employed : 0

21d. By the institution or an employer owned by the institution, or an employer who shares ownership with the institution : 10

22. Does this educational program lead to an occupation that requires State licensing? : No

22a. Do graduates have the option or requirement for more than one type of licensing State exam? : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (1) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (2) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (3) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (4) : N/A

23. Name of the State licensing entity that licenses this field : N/A

24. Name of State Exam : N/A

25. Number of Graduates Taking State Exam : N/A

26. Number Who Passed the State Exam : N/A

27. Number Who Failed the State Exam : 0

28. Passage Rate : N/A

29. Is this data from the State licensing agency that administered the exam? : 0

29a. Name of Agency : N/A

30. If the response to #29 was "No" provide a description of the process used for Attempting to Contact Students : N/A

31. Name of the State licensing entity that licenses this field : N/A

32. Name of State Exam : N/A

33. Number of Graduates Taking State Exam : N/A

34. Number Who Passed the State Exam : N/A

35. Number Who Failed the State Exam : 0

36. Passage Rate : N/A

37. Is this data from the State licensing agency that administered the State exam? : 0

37a. Name of Agency : N/A

38. If the response to #37 was "No" provide a description of the process used for Attempting to Contact Students : N/A

39. Graduates Available for Employment : 45

40. Graduates Employed in the Field : 21

41. Graduates Employed in the Field Reported receiving the following Salary or Wage: For graduates employed in the field, indicate their salaries/earnings below. If there are none in any specific range, indicate "0." :

$0 - $5,000 : 0

$5,001 - $10,000 : 0

$10,001 - $15,000 : 0

$15,001 - $20,000 : 0

$20,001 - $25,000 : 0

$25,001 - $30,000 : 1

$30,001 - $35,000 : 1

$35,001 - $40,000 : 1

$40,001 - $45,000 : 2

$45,001 - $50,000 : 2

$50,001 - $55,000 : 1

$55,001 - $60,000 : 0

$60,001 - $65,000 : 0

$65,001 - $70,000 : 0

$70,001 - $75,000 : 0

$75,001 - $80,000 : 0

$80,001 - $85,000 : 0

$85,001 - $90,000 : 0

$90,001 - $95,000 : 0

$95,001 - $100,000 : 0

Over $100,000 : 0


1. Report Year : 2018

2. Institution Code : 1905712

3. Institution Name : Gemological Institute of America

4. Name of Program : Diamond Essentials

5. Degree/Program Level : Diploma/Certificate

6. Degree/Program Title : Diploma/Certificate

7. Number of Degrees or Diplomas Awarded : 318

8. Total Charges for this Program : 185.00

9. The percentage of enrolled students in the reporting year receiving federal student loans to pay for this program : N/A

10. The percentage of graduates in the reporting year who took out federal student loans to pay for this program : N/A

11. Number of Students Who Began the Program : 352

12. Number of Students Available for Graduation : 352

13. Number of On-time Graduates : 318

14. Completion Rate : 90.34

15. 150% Completion Rate : 90

16. Is the above data taken from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) of the United States Department of Education? : No

17. Graduates Available for Employment : 317

18. Graduates Employed in the Field : 94

19. Placement Rate : 29.65

Graduates employed in the field :

20a. 20 to 29 hours per week : 5

20b. at least 30 hours per week : 89

Indicate the number of graduates employed :

21a. In a single position in the field of study : 94

21b. In concurrent aggregated positions in the field of study (2 or more positions at the same time) : 0

21c. Freelance/self-employed : 1

21d. By the institution or an employer owned by the institution, or an employer who shares ownership with the institution : 69

22. Does this educational program lead to an occupation that requires State licensing? : No

22a. Do graduates have the option or requirement for more than one type of licensing State exam? : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (1) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (2) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (3) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (4) : N/A

23. Name of the State licensing entity that licenses this field : N/A

24. Name of State Exam : N/A

25. Number of Graduates Taking State Exam : N/A

26. Number Who Passed the State Exam : N/A

27. Number Who Failed the State Exam : 0

28. Passage Rate : N/A

29. Is this data from the State licensing agency that administered the exam? : 0

29a. Name of Agency : N/A

30. If the response to #29 was "No" provide a description of the process used for Attempting to Contact Students : N/A

31. Name of the State licensing entity that licenses this field : N/A

32. Name of State Exam : N/A

33. Number of Graduates Taking State Exam : N/A

34. Number Who Passed the State Exam : N/A

35. Number Who Failed the State Exam : 0

36. Passage Rate : N/A

37. Is this data from the State licensing agency that administered the State exam? : 0

37a. Name of Agency : N/A

38. If the response to #37 was "No" provide a description of the process used for Attempting to Contact Students : N/A

39. Graduates Available for Employment : 317

40. Graduates Employed in the Field : 94

41. Graduates Employed in the Field Reported receiving the following Salary or Wage: For graduates employed in the field, indicate their salaries/earnings below. If there are none in any specific range, indicate "0." :

$0 - $5,000 : 0

$5,001 - $10,000 : 0

$10,001 - $15,000 : 0

$15,001 - $20,000 : 1

$20,001 - $25,000 : 4

$25,001 - $30,000 : 3

$30,001 - $35,000 : 1

$35,001 - $40,000 : 1

$40,001 - $45,000 : 2

$45,001 - $50,000 : 1

$50,001 - $55,000 : 2

$55,001 - $60,000 : 1

$60,001 - $65,000 : 0

$65,001 - $70,000 : 2

$70,001 - $75,000 : 0

$75,001 - $80,000 : 0

$80,001 - $85,000 : 0

$85,001 - $90,000 : 0

$90,001 - $95,000 : 0

$95,001 - $100,000 : 0

Over $100,000 : 0


1. Report Year : 2018

2. Institution Code : 1905712

3. Institution Name : Gemological Institute of America

4. Name of Program : Diamonds and Diamond Grading

5. Degree/Program Level : Diploma/Certificate

6. Degree/Program Title : Diploma/Certificate

7. Number of Degrees or Diplomas Awarded : 95

8. Total Charges for this Program : 1670.00

9. The percentage of enrolled students in the reporting year receiving federal student loans to pay for this program : N/A

10. The percentage of graduates in the reporting year who took out federal student loans to pay for this program : N/A

11. Number of Students Who Began the Program : 137

12. Number of Students Available for Graduation : 137

13. Number of On-time Graduates : 95

14. Completion Rate : 69.34

15. 150% Completion Rate : 69

16. Is the above data taken from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) of the United States Department of Education? : No

17. Graduates Available for Employment : 93

18. Graduates Employed in the Field : 42

19. Placement Rate : 45.16

Graduates employed in the field :

20a. 20 to 29 hours per week : 2

20b. at least 30 hours per week : 40

Indicate the number of graduates employed :

21a. In a single position in the field of study : 42

21b. In concurrent aggregated positions in the field of study (2 or more positions at the same time) : 0

21c. Freelance/self-employed : 0

21d. By the institution or an employer owned by the institution, or an employer who shares ownership with the institution : 25

22. Does this educational program lead to an occupation that requires State licensing? : No

22a. Do graduates have the option or requirement for more than one type of licensing State exam? : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (1) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (2) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (3) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (4) : N/A

23. Name of the State licensing entity that licenses this field : N/A

24. Name of State Exam : N/A

25. Number of Graduates Taking State Exam : N/A

26. Number Who Passed the State Exam : N/A

27. Number Who Failed the State Exam : 0

28. Passage Rate : N/A

29. Is this data from the State licensing agency that administered the exam? : 0

29a. Name of Agency : N/A

30. If the response to #29 was "No" provide a description of the process used for Attempting to Contact Students : N/A

31. Name of the State licensing entity that licenses this field : N/A

32. Name of State Exam : N/A

33. Number of Graduates Taking State Exam : N/A

34. Number Who Passed the State Exam : N/A

35. Number Who Failed the State Exam : 0

36. Passage Rate : N/A

37. Is this data from the State licensing agency that administered the State exam? : 0

37a. Name of Agency : N/A

38. If the response to #37 was "No" provide a description of the process used for Attempting to Contact Students : N/A

39. Graduates Available for Employment : 93

40. Graduates Employed in the Field : 42

41. Graduates Employed in the Field Reported receiving the following Salary or Wage: For graduates employed in the field, indicate their salaries/earnings below. If there are none in any specific range, indicate "0." :

$0 - $5,000 : 0

$5,001 - $10,000 : 0

$10,001 - $15,000 : 0

$15,001 - $20,000 : 1

$20,001 - $25,000 : 0

$25,001 - $30,000 : 1

$30,001 - $35,000 : 1

$35,001 - $40,000 : 1

$40,001 - $45,000 : 1

$45,001 - $50,000 : 3

$50,001 - $55,000 : 1

$55,001 - $60,000 : 2

$60,001 - $65,000 : 0

$65,001 - $70,000 : 1

$70,001 - $75,000 : 0

$75,001 - $80,000 : 0

$80,001 - $85,000 : 0

$85,001 - $90,000 : 0

$90,001 - $95,000 : 0

$95,001 - $100,000 : 0

Over $100,000 : 0


1. Report Year : 2018

2. Institution Code : 1905712

3. Institution Name : Gemological Institute of America

4. Name of Program : Gem Indentification

5. Degree/Program Level : Diploma/Certificate

6. Degree/Program Title : Diploma/Certificate

7. Number of Degrees or Diplomas Awarded : 41

8. Total Charges for this Program : 2040.00

9. The percentage of enrolled students in the reporting year receiving federal student loans to pay for this program : N/A

10. The percentage of graduates in the reporting year who took out federal student loans to pay for this program : N/A

11. Number of Students Who Began the Program : 70

12. Number of Students Available for Graduation : 70

13. Number of On-time Graduates : 41

14. Completion Rate : 58.57

15. 150% Completion Rate : 59

16. Is the above data taken from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) of the United States Department of Education? : No

17. Graduates Available for Employment : 41

18. Graduates Employed in the Field : 27

19. Placement Rate : 65.85

Graduates employed in the field :

20a. 20 to 29 hours per week : 2

20b. at least 30 hours per week : 25

Indicate the number of graduates employed :

21a. In a single position in the field of study : 27

21b. In concurrent aggregated positions in the field of study (2 or more positions at the same time) : 0

21c. Freelance/self-employed : 0

21d. By the institution or an employer owned by the institution, or an employer who shares ownership with the institution : 20

22. Does this educational program lead to an occupation that requires State licensing? : No

22a. Do graduates have the option or requirement for more than one type of licensing State exam? : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (1) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (2) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (3) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (4) : N/A

23. Name of the State licensing entity that licenses this field : N/A

24. Name of State Exam : N/A

25. Number of Graduates Taking State Exam : N/A

26. Number Who Passed the State Exam : N/A

27. Number Who Failed the State Exam : 0

28. Passage Rate : N/A

29. Is this data from the State licensing agency that administered the exam? : 0

29a. Name of Agency : N/A

30. If the response to #29 was "No" provide a description of the process used for Attempting to Contact Students : N/A

31. Name of the State licensing entity that licenses this field : N/A

32. Name of State Exam : N/A

33. Number of Graduates Taking State Exam : N/A

34. Number Who Passed the State Exam : N/A

35. Number Who Failed the State Exam : 0

36. Passage Rate : N/A

37. Is this data from the State licensing agency that administered the State exam? : 0

37a. Name of Agency : N/A

38. If the response to #37 was "No" provide a description of the process used for Attempting to Contact Students : N/A

39. Graduates Available for Employment : 41

40. Graduates Employed in the Field : 27

41. Graduates Employed in the Field Reported receiving the following Salary or Wage: For graduates employed in the field, indicate their salaries/earnings below. If there are none in any specific range, indicate "0." :

$0 - $5,000 : 0

$5,001 - $10,000 : 0

$10,001 - $15,000 : 1

$15,001 - $20,000 : 0

$20,001 - $25,000 : 0

$25,001 - $30,000 : 0

$30,001 - $35,000 : 0

$35,001 - $40,000 : 0

$40,001 - $45,000 : 0

$45,001 - $50,000 : 2

$50,001 - $55,000 : 0

$55,001 - $60,000 : 1

$60,001 - $65,000 : 0

$65,001 - $70,000 : 1

$70,001 - $75,000 : 0

$75,001 - $80,000 : 0

$80,001 - $85,000 : 0

$85,001 - $90,000 : 0

$90,001 - $95,000 : 0

$95,001 - $100,000 : 0

Over $100,000 : 0


1. Report Year : 2018

2. Institution Code : 1905712

3. Institution Name : Gemological Institute of America

4. Name of Program : Graduate Colored Stones

5. Degree/Program Level : Diploma/Certificate

6. Degree/Program Title : Diploma/Certificate

7. Number of Degrees or Diplomas Awarded : 15

8. Total Charges for this Program : 16315.80

9. The percentage of enrolled students in the reporting year receiving federal student loans to pay for this program : N/A

10. The percentage of graduates in the reporting year who took out federal student loans to pay for this program : N/A

11. Number of Students Who Began the Program : 18

12. Number of Students Available for Graduation : 18

13. Number of On-time Graduates : 14

14. Completion Rate : 77.78

15. 150% Completion Rate : 83

16. Is the above data taken from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) of the United States Department of Education? : No

17. Graduates Available for Employment : 2

18. Graduates Employed in the Field : 1

19. Placement Rate : 50.00

Graduates employed in the field :

20a. 20 to 29 hours per week : 0

20b. at least 30 hours per week : 1

Indicate the number of graduates employed :

21a. In a single position in the field of study : 1

21b. In concurrent aggregated positions in the field of study (2 or more positions at the same time) : 0

21c. Freelance/self-employed : 0

21d. By the institution or an employer owned by the institution, or an employer who shares ownership with the institution : 0

22. Does this educational program lead to an occupation that requires State licensing? : No

22a. Do graduates have the option or requirement for more than one type of licensing State exam? : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (1) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (2) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (3) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (4) : N/A

23. Name of the State licensing entity that licenses this field : N/A

24. Name of State Exam : N/A

25. Number of Graduates Taking State Exam : N/A

26. Number Who Passed the State Exam : N/A

27. Number Who Failed the State Exam : 0

28. Passage Rate : N/A

29. Is this data from the State licensing agency that administered the exam? : 0

29a. Name of Agency : N/A

30. If the response to #29 was "No" provide a description of the process used for Attempting to Contact Students : N/A

31. Name of the State licensing entity that licenses this field : N/A

32. Name of State Exam : N/A

33. Number of Graduates Taking State Exam : N/A

34. Number Who Passed the State Exam : N/A

35. Number Who Failed the State Exam : 0

36. Passage Rate : N/A

37. Is this data from the State licensing agency that administered the State exam? : 0

37a. Name of Agency : N/A

38. If the response to #37 was "No" provide a description of the process used for Attempting to Contact Students : N/A

39. Graduates Available for Employment : 2

40. Graduates Employed in the Field : 1

41. Graduates Employed in the Field Reported receiving the following Salary or Wage: For graduates employed in the field, indicate their salaries/earnings below. If there are none in any specific range, indicate "0." :

$0 - $5,000 : 0

$5,001 - $10,000 : 0

$10,001 - $15,000 : 0

$15,001 - $20,000 : 0

$20,001 - $25,000 : 1

$25,001 - $30,000 : 0

$30,001 - $35,000 : 0

$35,001 - $40,000 : 0

$40,001 - $45,000 : 0

$45,001 - $50,000 : 0

$50,001 - $55,000 : 0

$55,001 - $60,000 : 0

$60,001 - $65,000 : 0

$65,001 - $70,000 : 0

$70,001 - $75,000 : 0

$75,001 - $80,000 : 0

$80,001 - $85,000 : 0

$85,001 - $90,000 : 0

$90,001 - $95,000 : 0

$95,001 - $100,000 : 0

Over $100,000 : 0


1. Report Year : 2018

2. Institution Code : 1905712

3. Institution Name : Gemological Institute of America

4. Name of Program : Graduate Diamonds

5. Degree/Program Level : Diploma/Certificate

6. Degree/Program Title : Diploma/Certificate

7. Number of Degrees or Diplomas Awarded : 40

8. Total Charges for this Program : 7090.26

9. The percentage of enrolled students in the reporting year receiving federal student loans to pay for this program : N/A

10. The percentage of graduates in the reporting year who took out federal student loans to pay for this program : N/A

11. Number of Students Who Began the Program : 41

12. Number of Students Available for Graduation : 41

13. Number of On-time Graduates : 40

14. Completion Rate : 97.56

15. 150% Completion Rate : 98

16. Is the above data taken from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) of the United States Department of Education? : No

17. Graduates Available for Employment : 15

18. Graduates Employed in the Field : 7

19. Placement Rate : 46.67

Graduates employed in the field :

20a. 20 to 29 hours per week : 1

20b. at least 30 hours per week : 6

Indicate the number of graduates employed :

21a. In a single position in the field of study : 7

21b. In concurrent aggregated positions in the field of study (2 or more positions at the same time) : 0

21c. Freelance/self-employed : 0

21d. By the institution or an employer owned by the institution, or an employer who shares ownership with the institution : 0

22. Does this educational program lead to an occupation that requires State licensing? : No

22a. Do graduates have the option or requirement for more than one type of licensing State exam? : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (1) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (2) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (3) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (4) : N/A

23. Name of the State licensing entity that licenses this field : N/A

24. Name of State Exam : N/A

25. Number of Graduates Taking State Exam : N/A

26. Number Who Passed the State Exam : N/A

27. Number Who Failed the State Exam : 0

28. Passage Rate : N/A

29. Is this data from the State licensing agency that administered the exam? : 0

29a. Name of Agency : N/A

30. If the response to #29 was "No" provide a description of the process used for Attempting to Contact Students : N/A

31. Name of the State licensing entity that licenses this field : N/A

32. Name of State Exam : N/A

33. Number of Graduates Taking State Exam : N/A

34. Number Who Passed the State Exam : N/A

35. Number Who Failed the State Exam : 0

36. Passage Rate : N/A

37. Is this data from the State licensing agency that administered the State exam? : 0

37a. Name of Agency : N/A

38. If the response to #37 was "No" provide a description of the process used for Attempting to Contact Students : N/A

39. Graduates Available for Employment : 15

40. Graduates Employed in the Field : 7

41. Graduates Employed in the Field Reported receiving the following Salary or Wage: For graduates employed in the field, indicate their salaries/earnings below. If there are none in any specific range, indicate "0." :

$0 - $5,000 : 0

$5,001 - $10,000 : 0

$10,001 - $15,000 : 0

$15,001 - $20,000 : 1

$20,001 - $25,000 : 1

$25,001 - $30,000 : 1

$30,001 - $35,000 : 0

$35,001 - $40,000 : 1

$40,001 - $45,000 : 1

$45,001 - $50,000 : 0

$50,001 - $55,000 : 0

$55,001 - $60,000 : 0

$60,001 - $65,000 : 0

$65,001 - $70,000 : 1

$70,001 - $75,000 : 0

$75,001 - $80,000 : 0

$80,001 - $85,000 : 0

$85,001 - $90,000 : 0

$90,001 - $95,000 : 0

$95,001 - $100,000 : 0

Over $100,000 : 0


1. Report Year : 2018

2. Institution Code : 1905712

3. Institution Name : Gemological Institute of America

4. Name of Program : Graduate Gemologist

5. Degree/Program Level : Diploma/Certificate

6. Degree/Program Title : Diploma/Certificate

7. Number of Degrees or Diplomas Awarded : 101

8. Total Charges for this Program : 23866.15

9. The percentage of enrolled students in the reporting year receiving federal student loans to pay for this program : N/A

10. The percentage of graduates in the reporting year who took out federal student loans to pay for this program : N/A

11. Number of Students Who Began the Program : 119

12. Number of Students Available for Graduation : 119

13. Number of On-time Graduates : 97

14. Completion Rate : 81.51

15. 150% Completion Rate : 85

16. Is the above data taken from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) of the United States Department of Education? : No

17. Graduates Available for Employment : 68

18. Graduates Employed in the Field : 41

19. Placement Rate : 60.29

Graduates employed in the field :

20a. 20 to 29 hours per week : 4

20b. at least 30 hours per week : 37

Indicate the number of graduates employed :

21a. In a single position in the field of study : 41

21b. In concurrent aggregated positions in the field of study (2 or more positions at the same time) : 0

21c. Freelance/self-employed : 2

21d. By the institution or an employer owned by the institution, or an employer who shares ownership with the institution : 2

22. Does this educational program lead to an occupation that requires State licensing? : No

22a. Do graduates have the option or requirement for more than one type of licensing State exam? : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (1) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (2) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (3) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (4) : N/A

23. Name of the State licensing entity that licenses this field : N/A

24. Name of State Exam : N/A

25. Number of Graduates Taking State Exam : N/A

26. Number Who Passed the State Exam : N/A

27. Number Who Failed the State Exam : 0

28. Passage Rate : N/A

29. Is this data from the State licensing agency that administered the exam? : 0

29a. Name of Agency : N/A

30. If the response to #29 was "No" provide a description of the process used for Attempting to Contact Students : N/A

31. Name of the State licensing entity that licenses this field : N/A

32. Name of State Exam : N/A

33. Number of Graduates Taking State Exam : N/A

34. Number Who Passed the State Exam : N/A

35. Number Who Failed the State Exam : 0

36. Passage Rate : N/A

37. Is this data from the State licensing agency that administered the State exam? : 0

37a. Name of Agency : N/A

38. If the response to #37 was "No" provide a description of the process used for Attempting to Contact Students : N/A

39. Graduates Available for Employment : 68

40. Graduates Employed in the Field : 41

41. Graduates Employed in the Field Reported receiving the following Salary or Wage: For graduates employed in the field, indicate their salaries/earnings below. If there are none in any specific range, indicate "0." :

$0 - $5,000 : 0

$5,001 - $10,000 : 0

$10,001 - $15,000 : 0

$15,001 - $20,000 : 2

$20,001 - $25,000 : 0

$25,001 - $30,000 : 2

$30,001 - $35,000 : 3

$35,001 - $40,000 : 2

$40,001 - $45,000 : 2

$45,001 - $50,000 : 1

$50,001 - $55,000 : 1

$55,001 - $60,000 : 0

$60,001 - $65,000 : 0

$65,001 - $70,000 : 0

$70,001 - $75,000 : 0

$75,001 - $80,000 : 0

$80,001 - $85,000 : 0

$85,001 - $90,000 : 0

$90,001 - $95,000 : 0

$95,001 - $100,000 : 0

Over $100,000 : 0


1. Report Year : 2018

2. Institution Code : 1905712

3. Institution Name : Gemological Institute of America

4. Name of Program : Graduate Jeweler

5. Degree/Program Level : Diploma/Certificate

6. Degree/Program Title : Diploma/Certificate

7. Number of Degrees or Diplomas Awarded : 40

8. Total Charges for this Program : 23549.61

9. The percentage of enrolled students in the reporting year receiving federal student loans to pay for this program : N/A

10. The percentage of graduates in the reporting year who took out federal student loans to pay for this program : N/A

11. Number of Students Who Began the Program : 42

12. Number of Students Available for Graduation : 42

13. Number of On-time Graduates : 40

14. Completion Rate : 95.24

15. 150% Completion Rate : 95

16. Is the above data taken from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) of the United States Department of Education? : No

17. Graduates Available for Employment : 28

18. Graduates Employed in the Field : 12

19. Placement Rate : 42.86

Graduates employed in the field :

20a. 20 to 29 hours per week : 1

20b. at least 30 hours per week : 11

Indicate the number of graduates employed :

21a. In a single position in the field of study : 12

21b. In concurrent aggregated positions in the field of study (2 or more positions at the same time) : 0

21c. Freelance/self-employed : 0

21d. By the institution or an employer owned by the institution, or an employer who shares ownership with the institution : 0

22. Does this educational program lead to an occupation that requires State licensing? : No

22a. Do graduates have the option or requirement for more than one type of licensing State exam? : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (1) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (2) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (3) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (4) : N/A

23. Name of the State licensing entity that licenses this field : N/A

24. Name of State Exam : N/A

25. Number of Graduates Taking State Exam : N/A

26. Number Who Passed the State Exam : N/A

27. Number Who Failed the State Exam : 0

28. Passage Rate : N/A

29. Is this data from the State licensing agency that administered the exam? : 0

29a. Name of Agency : N/A

30. If the response to #29 was "No" provide a description of the process used for Attempting to Contact Students : N/A

31. Name of the State licensing entity that licenses this field : N/A

32. Name of State Exam : N/A

33. Number of Graduates Taking State Exam : N/A

34. Number Who Passed the State Exam : N/A

35. Number Who Failed the State Exam : 0

36. Passage Rate : N/A

37. Is this data from the State licensing agency that administered the State exam? : 0

37a. Name of Agency : N/A

38. If the response to #37 was "No" provide a description of the process used for Attempting to Contact Students : N/A

39. Graduates Available for Employment : 28

40. Graduates Employed in the Field : 12

41. Graduates Employed in the Field Reported receiving the following Salary or Wage: For graduates employed in the field, indicate their salaries/earnings below. If there are none in any specific range, indicate "0." :

$0 - $5,000 : 0

$5,001 - $10,000 : 0

$10,001 - $15,000 : 0

$15,001 - $20,000 : 0

$20,001 - $25,000 : 2

$25,001 - $30,000 : 0

$30,001 - $35,000 : 0

$35,001 - $40,000 : 0

$40,001 - $45,000 : 0

$45,001 - $50,000 : 0

$50,001 - $55,000 : 0

$55,001 - $60,000 : 0

$60,001 - $65,000 : 1

$65,001 - $70,000 : 1

$70,001 - $75,000 : 0

$75,001 - $80,000 : 0

$80,001 - $85,000 : 0

$85,001 - $90,000 : 0

$90,001 - $95,000 : 0

$95,001 - $100,000 : 0

Over $100,000 : 0


1. Report Year : 2018

2. Institution Code : 1905712

3. Institution Name : Gemological Institute of America

4. Name of Program : Jewelry Design

5. Degree/Program Level : Diploma/Certificate

6. Degree/Program Title : Diploma/Certificate

7. Number of Degrees or Diplomas Awarded : 17

8. Total Charges for this Program : 6387.90

9. The percentage of enrolled students in the reporting year receiving federal student loans to pay for this program : N/A

10. The percentage of graduates in the reporting year who took out federal student loans to pay for this program : N/A

11. Number of Students Who Began the Program : 20

12. Number of Students Available for Graduation : 20

13. Number of On-time Graduates : 17

14. Completion Rate : 85.00

15. 150% Completion Rate : 85

16. Is the above data taken from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) of the United States Department of Education? : No

17. Graduates Available for Employment : 8

18. Graduates Employed in the Field : 6

19. Placement Rate : 75.00

Graduates employed in the field :

20a. 20 to 29 hours per week : 1

20b. at least 30 hours per week : 5

Indicate the number of graduates employed :

21a. In a single position in the field of study : 6

21b. In concurrent aggregated positions in the field of study (2 or more positions at the same time) : 0

21c. Freelance/self-employed : 0

21d. By the institution or an employer owned by the institution, or an employer who shares ownership with the institution : 0

22. Does this educational program lead to an occupation that requires State licensing? : No

22a. Do graduates have the option or requirement for more than one type of licensing State exam? : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (1) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (2) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (3) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (4) : N/A

23. Name of the State licensing entity that licenses this field : N/A

24. Name of State Exam : N/A

25. Number of Graduates Taking State Exam : N/A

26. Number Who Passed the State Exam : N/A

27. Number Who Failed the State Exam : 0

28. Passage Rate : N/A

29. Is this data from the State licensing agency that administered the exam? : 0

29a. Name of Agency : N/A

30. If the response to #29 was "No" provide a description of the process used for Attempting to Contact Students : N/A

31. Name of the State licensing entity that licenses this field : N/A

32. Name of State Exam : N/A

33. Number of Graduates Taking State Exam : N/A

34. Number Who Passed the State Exam : N/A

35. Number Who Failed the State Exam : 0

36. Passage Rate : N/A

37. Is this data from the State licensing agency that administered the State exam? : 0

37a. Name of Agency : N/A

38. If the response to #37 was "No" provide a description of the process used for Attempting to Contact Students : N/A

39. Graduates Available for Employment : 8

40. Graduates Employed in the Field : 6

41. Graduates Employed in the Field Reported receiving the following Salary or Wage: For graduates employed in the field, indicate their salaries/earnings below. If there are none in any specific range, indicate "0." :

$0 - $5,000 : 0

$5,001 - $10,000 : 0

$10,001 - $15,000 : 0

$15,001 - $20,000 : 0

$20,001 - $25,000 : 0

$25,001 - $30,000 : 0

$30,001 - $35,000 : 0

$35,001 - $40,000 : 0

$40,001 - $45,000 : 0

$45,001 - $50,000 : 0

$50,001 - $55,000 : 0

$55,001 - $60,000 : 0

$60,001 - $65,000 : 0

$65,001 - $70,000 : 0

$70,001 - $75,000 : 0

$75,001 - $80,000 : 0

$80,001 - $85,000 : 0

$85,001 - $90,000 : 0

$90,001 - $95,000 : 0

$95,001 - $100,000 : 0

Over $100,000 : 0


1. Report Year : 2018

2. Institution Code : 1905712

3. Institution Name : Gemological Institute of America

4. Name of Program : Jewelry Design and Technology

5. Degree/Program Level : Diploma/Certificate

6. Degree/Program Title : Diploma/Certificate

7. Number of Degrees or Diplomas Awarded : 40

8. Total Charges for this Program : 21553.97

9. The percentage of enrolled students in the reporting year receiving federal student loans to pay for this program : N/A

10. The percentage of graduates in the reporting year who took out federal student loans to pay for this program : N/A

11. Number of Students Who Began the Program : 44

12. Number of Students Available for Graduation : 44

13. Number of On-time Graduates : 39

14. Completion Rate : 88.64

15. 150% Completion Rate : 91

16. Is the above data taken from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) of the United States Department of Education? : No

17. Graduates Available for Employment : 15

18. Graduates Employed in the Field : 10

19. Placement Rate : 66.67

Graduates employed in the field :

20a. 20 to 29 hours per week : 1

20b. at least 30 hours per week : 9

Indicate the number of graduates employed :

21a. In a single position in the field of study : 10

21b. In concurrent aggregated positions in the field of study (2 or more positions at the same time) : 0

21c. Freelance/self-employed : 0

21d. By the institution or an employer owned by the institution, or an employer who shares ownership with the institution : 0

22. Does this educational program lead to an occupation that requires State licensing? : No

22a. Do graduates have the option or requirement for more than one type of licensing State exam? : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (1) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (2) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (3) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (4) : N/A

23. Name of the State licensing entity that licenses this field : N/A

24. Name of State Exam : N/A

25. Number of Graduates Taking State Exam : N/A

26. Number Who Passed the State Exam : N/A

27. Number Who Failed the State Exam : 0

28. Passage Rate : N/A

29. Is this data from the State licensing agency that administered the exam? : 0

29a. Name of Agency : N/A

30. If the response to #29 was "No" provide a description of the process used for Attempting to Contact Students : N/A

31. Name of the State licensing entity that licenses this field : N/A

32. Name of State Exam : N/A

33. Number of Graduates Taking State Exam : N/A

34. Number Who Passed the State Exam : N/A

35. Number Who Failed the State Exam : 0

36. Passage Rate : N/A

37. Is this data from the State licensing agency that administered the State exam? : 0

37a. Name of Agency : N/A

38. If the response to #37 was "No" provide a description of the process used for Attempting to Contact Students : N/A

39. Graduates Available for Employment : 15

40. Graduates Employed in the Field : 10

41. Graduates Employed in the Field Reported receiving the following Salary or Wage: For graduates employed in the field, indicate their salaries/earnings below. If there are none in any specific range, indicate "0." :

$0 - $5,000 : 0

$5,001 - $10,000 : 0

$10,001 - $15,000 : 0

$15,001 - $20,000 : 0

$20,001 - $25,000 : 0

$25,001 - $30,000 : 0

$30,001 - $35,000 : 1

$35,001 - $40,000 : 0

$40,001 - $45,000 : 3

$45,001 - $50,000 : 0

$50,001 - $55,000 : 0

$55,001 - $60,000 : 0

$60,001 - $65,000 : 0

$65,001 - $70,000 : 0

$70,001 - $75,000 : 0

$75,001 - $80,000 : 0

$80,001 - $85,000 : 0

$85,001 - $90,000 : 0

$90,001 - $95,000 : 0

$95,001 - $100,000 : 0

Over $100,000 : 0


1. Report Year : 2018

2. Institution Code : 1905712

3. Institution Name : Gemological Institute of America

4. Name of Program : Jewelry Essentials

5. Degree/Program Level : Diploma/Certificate

6. Degree/Program Title : Diploma/Certificate

7. Number of Degrees or Diplomas Awarded : 188

8. Total Charges for this Program : 185.00

9. The percentage of enrolled students in the reporting year receiving federal student loans to pay for this program : N/A

10. The percentage of graduates in the reporting year who took out federal student loans to pay for this program : N/A

11. Number of Students Who Began the Program : 213

12. Number of Students Available for Graduation : 213

13. Number of On-time Graduates : 188

14. Completion Rate : 88.26

15. 150% Completion Rate : 88

16. Is the above data taken from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) of the United States Department of Education? : No

17. Graduates Available for Employment : 188

18. Graduates Employed in the Field : 46

19. Placement Rate : 24.47

Graduates employed in the field :

20a. 20 to 29 hours per week : 4

20b. at least 30 hours per week : 42

Indicate the number of graduates employed :

21a. In a single position in the field of study : 46

21b. In concurrent aggregated positions in the field of study (2 or more positions at the same time) : 0

21c. Freelance/self-employed : 0

21d. By the institution or an employer owned by the institution, or an employer who shares ownership with the institution : 24

22. Does this educational program lead to an occupation that requires State licensing? : No

22a. Do graduates have the option or requirement for more than one type of licensing State exam? : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (1) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (2) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (3) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (4) : N/A

23. Name of the State licensing entity that licenses this field : N/A

24. Name of State Exam : N/A

25. Number of Graduates Taking State Exam : N/A

26. Number Who Passed the State Exam : N/A

27. Number Who Failed the State Exam : 0

28. Passage Rate : N/A

29. Is this data from the State licensing agency that administered the exam? : 0

29a. Name of Agency : N/A

30. If the response to #29 was "No" provide a description of the process used for Attempting to Contact Students : N/A

31. Name of the State licensing entity that licenses this field : N/A

32. Name of State Exam : N/A

33. Number of Graduates Taking State Exam : N/A

34. Number Who Passed the State Exam : N/A

35. Number Who Failed the State Exam : 0

36. Passage Rate : N/A

37. Is this data from the State licensing agency that administered the State exam? : 0

37a. Name of Agency : N/A

38. If the response to #37 was "No" provide a description of the process used for Attempting to Contact Students : N/A

39. Graduates Available for Employment : 188

40. Graduates Employed in the Field : 46

41. Graduates Employed in the Field Reported receiving the following Salary or Wage: For graduates employed in the field, indicate their salaries/earnings below. If there are none in any specific range, indicate "0." :

$0 - $5,000 : 0

$5,001 - $10,000 : 0

$10,001 - $15,000 : 0

$15,001 - $20,000 : 0

$20,001 - $25,000 : 1

$25,001 - $30,000 : 2

$30,001 - $35,000 : 0

$35,001 - $40,000 : 2

$40,001 - $45,000 : 1

$45,001 - $50,000 : 4

$50,001 - $55,000 : 1

$55,001 - $60,000 : 1

$60,001 - $65,000 : 0

$65,001 - $70,000 : 1

$70,001 - $75,000 : 0

$75,001 - $80,000 : 0

$80,001 - $85,000 : 0

$85,001 - $90,000 : 0

$90,001 - $95,000 : 0

$95,001 - $100,000 : 0

Over $100,000 : 0


1. Report Year : 2018

2. Institution Code : 1905712

3. Institution Name : Gemological Institute of America

4. Name of Program : Pearls

5. Degree/Program Level : Diploma/Certificate

6. Degree/Program Title : Diploma/Certificate

7. Number of Degrees or Diplomas Awarded : 33

8. Total Charges for this Program : 600.00

9. The percentage of enrolled students in the reporting year receiving federal student loans to pay for this program : N/A

10. The percentage of graduates in the reporting year who took out federal student loans to pay for this program : N/A

11. Number of Students Who Began the Program : 40

12. Number of Students Available for Graduation : 40

13. Number of On-time Graduates : 33

14. Completion Rate : 82.50

15. 150% Completion Rate : 83

16. Is the above data taken from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) of the United States Department of Education? : No

17. Graduates Available for Employment : 33

18. Graduates Employed in the Field : 12

19. Placement Rate : 36.36

Graduates employed in the field :

20a. 20 to 29 hours per week : 0

20b. at least 30 hours per week : 12

Indicate the number of graduates employed :

21a. In a single position in the field of study : 12

21b. In concurrent aggregated positions in the field of study (2 or more positions at the same time) : 0

21c. Freelance/self-employed : 0

21d. By the institution or an employer owned by the institution, or an employer who shares ownership with the institution : 7

22. Does this educational program lead to an occupation that requires State licensing? : No

22a. Do graduates have the option or requirement for more than one type of licensing State exam? : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (1) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (2) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (3) : N/A

Name of Option/Requirement (4) : N/A

23. Name of the State licensing entity that licenses this field : N/A

24. Name of State Exam : N/A

25. Number of Graduates Taking State Exam : N/A

26. Number Who Passed the State Exam : N/A

27. Number Who Failed the State Exam : 0

28. Passage Rate : N/A

29. Is this data from the State licensing agency that administered the exam? : 0

29a. Name of Agency : N/A

30. If the response to #29 was "No" provide a description of the process used for Attempting to Contact Students : N/A

31. Name of the State licensing entity that licenses this field : N/A

32. Name of State Exam : N/A

33. Number of Graduates Taking State Exam : N/A

34. Number Who Passed the State Exam : N/A

35. Number Who Failed the State Exam : 0

36. Passage Rate : N/A

37. Is this data from the State licensing agency that administered the State exam? : 0

37a. Name of Agency : N/A

38. If the response to #37 was "No" provide a description of the process used for Attempting to Contact Students : N/A

39. Graduates Available for Employment : 33

40. Graduates Employed in the Field : 12

41. Graduates Employed in the Field Reported receiving the following Salary or Wage: For graduates employed in the field, indicate their salaries/earnings below. If there are none in any specific range, indicate "0." :

$0 - $5,000 : 0

$5,001 - $10,000 : 0

$10,001 - $15,000 : 0

$15,001 - $20,000 : 0

$20,001 - $25,000 : 0

$25,001 - $30,000 : 2

$30,001 - $35,000 : 2

$35,001 - $40,000 : 0

$40,001 - $45,000 : 0

$45,001 - $50,000 : 1

$50,001 - $55,000 : 0

$55,001 - $60,000 : 0

$60,001 - $65,000 : 0

$65,001 - $70,000 : 0

$70,001 - $75,000 : 0

$75,001 - $80,000 : 0

$80,001 - $85,000 : 0

$85,001 - $90,000 : 0

$90,001 - $95,000 : 0

$95,001 - $100,000 : 0

Over $100,000 : 0


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