The Universidad Continente Americano, has its origins in the American Institute, founded by Dr. Rebeca González Mejía, (q.e.d.) Its main headquarters at Irrigation Avenue 430, Col. Cuauhtémoc, postal zone 38034 of the city of Celaya, Guanajuato. The Universidad Continente Americano is a Private Institution at the head of which is as Rector of the UCA and General Director of the IA, Dr. Filadelfo Durán González.
Regarding its origins, the then American Institute, in 1977 the process of school control was managed, seeking the acceptance and incorporation of the two groups in Normal Primary and thus the American Institute, AC, was born in the street of Benito Juárez corner with November 20, the space of this property was small, for that reason the address was changed to Calle de Insurgentes No. 150 Zona Centro Celaya, Gto., Where it remains to date.
Currently, the American Institute has Preschool, Primary, Secondary, Baccalaureate with a career in Childcare Techniques, Programming, Social Work, General Nursing, Professional Technician in Podiatry and Accounting. Nursing Assistant and Professional Nursing Technician. The Universidad Continente Americano has: 22 Bachelor's degrees, 12 Master's degrees and 4 Doctorates. With presence in the municipalities of Abasolo, Acámbaro, Celaya, Cortázar, Irapuato, León, San Luis de la Paz, San Miguel de Allende and Yuriria.