Eastern International College has been educating students in medical practices
since it opened under the name Micro Tech Training Center in 1990. In
the more than 20 years since the school was opened, we have been working
hard to further perfect the training programs at the school and provide
more students with a future in the medical profession of their choice.
EIC added the Associate in Applied Science Degree in Dental Hygiene program
and our first Bachelor's Degree in Diagnostic Medical Sonography.
1990: EIC opened under the name Micro Tech Training Center. The school's
original goal was to provide customized computer training to students
from local corporations. At the beginning the school was located in East
Orange, New Jersey and only had 15 students who were being trained in
job-related software applications. The group occupied only two classrooms.
Shortly after establishment, the training facility was approved by the
New Jersey Department of Education and expanded to include training to
local companies in relation to the Job Training Partnership Act.
1995: The Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges granted initial
1996: The Micro Tech Training Center began offering financial aid to students.
1998: The school relocated to Newark, New Jersey out of the need for a bigger
campus. At this point, the college added PC Networking and PC Applications
2000: The school relocated once again to the Jersey City campus.
2001: A decline in employment opportunities lead to a shift in the program offerings
at the Micro Tech Training Center.
2002: The school launched its first healthcare training programs in Massage Therapy,
Medical Assistance, and Diagnostic Medical Ultrasound Technology.
2004: With the popularity of the new medical programs, it became necessary to
open the Belleville Branch Campus to better serve the students of the
2009: EIC expanded its program base once again to offer an Associate in Applied
Science Degree in Diagnostic Medical Sonography.
2010: EIC added an Associate in Applied Science Degree in Nursing and Medical
2012: The American Council on Education's College Credit Recommendation Service
recommended college credit for general education courses at the school.
2013: EIC added the Associate in Applied Science Degree in Dental Hygiene program.
2013: EIC's main campus relocated to a new facility within Jersey City.
2014: EIC expanded its program base once again to offer an Associate in Applied
Science Degree in Cardiovascular Technology and a Bachelor Degree in Diagnostic
If you are looking for a New Jersey allied health college where you can
attend dental hygiene school or major in medical assisting, diagnostic
medical sonography, nursing, or cardiovascular technology
, then call
Eastern International College at 201-216-9901 or 973-751-9051 today!