GIA: Gemological Institute Of America

5.0

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GIA: Gemological Institute Of America ‐ Certifications, Cost, and Reviews

GIA: Gemological Institute Of America offers classes online only. This school offers training in 2 qualifications, with the most reviewed qualifications being Gemology Institute of America Diploma and GiA Accedited Jewelry Professional. Time to complete this education training is 9 months. The cost to attend GIA: Gemological Institute Of America is $3,500. When asked how they paid for their training, most reviewers responded, "I paid for it myself".

The most commonly reported benefits of attending GIA: Gemological Institute Of America are "Flexible class hours" and "Affordable", but respondents also mentioned "Helpful career services" and "Good career preparation" as notable benefits. GIA: Gemological Institute Of America has been reviewed 2 times, with an average rating of 5 out of 5. 100% of reviewers would recommend GIA: Gemological Institute Of America to a friend.

School Information

9 months

Cost:

  • GiA Accedited Jewelry Professional: $3,500

What do students think about this program?

Top pros

Flexible class hours Mentioned in 1 reviews
Affordable Mentioned in 1 reviews
Helpful career services Mentioned in 1 reviews

Recent reviews

5.0

Pros

Flexible class hours, Affordable, Helpful career services, Good career preparation

Other comments

Invaluable information. I had no formal education in diamonds prior. Was able to learn so much through the courses. Taught in a very succinct and effective manner.

5.0

Pros

Self-paced

Cons

Truly only benefits the jewelry career and does not guarantee promotions.

Other comments

The course is broken down into 4 classes that can be taken at your own pace. However, course end testing only takes place twice a year. Teaching materials were good and up to date. However, there is not an instructor to go to with questions. You will have to research and find the answer for yourself.
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