Sanford-Brown Institute Information

The Sanford-Brown Institute was founded in New York City in 1977. Over the years, the SBI has continued to expand its number of locations as well as the number of degree and certificate programs offered. With over ten locations spread throughout the East Coast corridor, the Sanford-Brown Institute now offers technical and professional degree programs in addition to its many healthcare offerings.

The SBI is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and School and Council on Higher Education Accreditation. Career and professional programs are the focus of SBI's educational goals. Because of this emphasis, most of SBI's programs can be completed in under 20 months and nine months if attending full-time.

Certificate and Degree Programs Offered at the Sanford-Brown Institute

Dental Assisting

Students seeking an entry-level job in the healthcare field of dental assisting will learn the basics of dental anatomy, pathology and terminology in this certificate program. Students will also be trained in the use of dental instruments and materials, x-rays and radiography and basic office administration techniques and methods. Successful certificate candidates will complete an externship in which the student's clinical skills are assessed by an instructor.

Medical Assisting Training

The medical assistant training certificate program offered at SBI trains students to execute and perform all of the administrative and clerical tasks and basic clinical duties associated with the smooth functioning of a doctor's office or medical center. Students will be trained in basic laboratory tests and procedures, insurance information, patient records and patient preparation. An externship in which basic clinical skills will be assessed by a professional is a necessary requirement for graduation.

Criminal Justice Degree Program

SBI offers an Associate of Applied Science in Criminal Justice. This degree program, while not available at all SBI locations, is designed for those looking for careers in law enforcement, security or parole enforcement. Students will learn about the law and court system, law enforcement methods, corrections and parole techniques and the juvenile justice system.

Diagnostic Radiology

In this diagnostic radiology certificate program, students will learn the basics of radiographic procedures and radiologic physics along with the essentials of radiation protection. This program is comprised of lecture and classroom time along with an equal attention to clinical exposure and experience. As with all the other healthcare certificate or degree programs offered at SBI, certificate candidates will need to perform basic clinical functions in an actual healthcare environment before graduating.

Contact Information

  • Address: 120 E. 16th Street, 4th Floor, New York, NY 10003
  • Phone Number: (646) 313-4519

Find Your Program:

  • AAS in Fashion Design and Merchandising
  • Associate - Audio Production
  • Associate - Building Information Modeling
  • Associate - Graphic Design
  • Associate - Information Technology
  • Associate - Post Production
  • Associate - Professional Photography
  • Associate - Radio Broadcasting
  • Associate - Visual Communications: Graphic Design
  • Associate - Visual Communications: Multimedia and Web Design
  • Associate - Web Design and Development
  • Bachelor - Animation Technology
  • Bachelor - Digital Media Production
  • Bachelor - Fashion Merchandising
  • Bachelor - Information Technology
  • Bachelor - Software Engineering
  • Bachelor - Web Development
  • Bachelor of Applied Science - Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts - Audio Production
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts - Digital Media Production
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts - Fashion Design
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts - Fashion Design and Merchandising
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts - Fashion Merchandising
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts - Game Production
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts - Interior Design
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts - Visual Communications: Game Design
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts - Visual Communications: Graphic Design
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts - Visual Communications: Video and Animation Production
  • Bachelor of Science - Animation Technology
  • Bachelor of Science - Computer Forensics
  • Bachelor of Science - Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Science - Software Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science - Visual Communications - Graphic Design
  • Bachelor of Science - Web Design and Development
  • Certificate - Web Design and Development
  • Bachelor of Science - Graphic Design
  • AAS in Graphic Design
  • Associate - Merchandising Management: Fashion Merchandising
  • Associate - Retail Merchandise Management
  • Bachelor - Retail Merchandise Management
  • Bachelor of Arts - Merchandising Management: Fashion Merchandising
  • Bachelor of Science - Business Management
  • Bachelor of Science - Criminal Justice Brooklyn Center
  • Bachelor of Science - Retail Merchandise Management

Programs may vary by campus.

Online & Campus Based Locations

Online Programs

Campus Based

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  • Florida Campuses
    • for Sanford-Brown Institute - Ft. Lauderdale
    • for Sanford-Brown College - Jacksonville
    • for Sanford-Brown College - Tampa
  • Georgia Campus
    • for Sanford-Brown College - Atlanta
  • Minnesota Campuses
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    • for Sanford-Brown College - Mendota Heights
  • New Jersey Campus
    • for Sanford-Brown Institute - Iselin
  • New York Campuses
    • for Sanford-Brown Institute - Garden City
    • for SBI Campus an affiliate of Sanford-Brown
    • for Sanford-Brown Institute - New York
  • Texas Campuses
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    • for Sanford-Brown College - Houston
    • for Sanford-Brown College - San Antonio