Instituto Profesional AIEP

Certified B Corporation

Santiago Metropolitan Region, Chile

Certified Since

June 2023


Higher education


Service with Significant Environmental Footprint

Operates In


Con más de 50 años de trayectoria y cinco años de Acreditación Institucional (2017-2022), AIEP ( es una institución de educación superior técnico profesional cuya misión es la formación de profesionales y técnicos capaces de insertarse en el mundo laboral, vinculando el quehacer institucional al desarrollo profesional de las personas en las diferentes áreas del conocimiento y regiones geográficas, contribuyendo desde su quehacer al acceso, la empleabilidad, la innovación, el emprendimiento y el desarrollo social de las regiones y del país. La articulación con el sector público, privado y actores sociales es parte de la forma en que la institución se transforma en catalizador de iniciativas de impacto social, económico-productivo y medioambiental. Con sus 25 sedes a lo largo del país, AIEP forma una comunidad de más de 95 mil estudiantes, más de 200 mil titulados, 4.500 docentes y 1.600 colaboradores. AIEP es una corporación B y es parte de la Universidad Andrés Bello.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, Instituto Profesional AIEP earned an overall score of 112.7. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
112.7 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 15.4

Governance evaluates a company's overall mission, engagement around its social/environmental impact, ethics, and transparency. This section also evaluates the ability of a company to protect their mission and formally consider stakeholders in decision making through their corporate structure (e.g. benefit corporation) or corporate governing documents.

Mission & Engagement0.9
Ethics & Transparency4.5
+ Mission Locked10

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.

Workers 24.4

Workers evaluates a company’s contributions to its employees’ financial security, health & safety, wellness, career development, and engagement & satisfaction. In addition, this section recognizes business models designed to benefit workers, such as companies that are at least 40% owned by non-executive employees and those that have workforce development programs to support individuals with barriers to employment.

Financial Security1.6
Health, Wellness, & Safety6.2
Career Development3.9
Engagement & Satisfaction6.0

Community 19.4

Community evaluates a company’s engagement with and impact on the communities in which it operates, hires from, and sources from. Topics include diversity, equity & inclusion, economic impact, civic engagement, charitable giving, and supply chain management. In addition, this section recognizes business models that are designed to address specific community-oriented problems, such as poverty alleviation through fair trade sourcing or distribution via microenterprises, producer cooperative models, locally focused economic development, and formal charitable giving commitments.

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion3.4
Economic Impact7.8
Civic Engagement & Giving1.7
Supply Chain Management6.3

Environment 20.3

Environment evaluates a company’s overall environmental management practices as well as its impact on the air, climate, water, land, and biodiversity. This includes the direct impact of a company’s operations and, when applicable its supply chain and distribution channels. This section also recognizes companies with environmentally innovative production processes and those that sell products or services that have a positive environmental impact. Some examples might include products and services that create renewable energy, reduce consumption or waste, conserve land or wildlife, provide less toxic alternatives to the market, or educate people about environmental problems.

Environmental Management2.1
Air & Climate3.3
Land & Life1.3

Customers 33.0

Customers evaluates a company’s stewardship of its customers through the quality of its products and services, ethical marketing, data privacy and security, and feedback channels. In addition, this section recognizes products or services that are designed to address a particular social problem for or through its customers, such as health or educational products, arts & media products, serving underserved customers/clients, and services that improve the social impact of other businesses or organizations.

Customer Stewardship4.2
+ Business Model and Engagement12.5
+ Quality and Continuous Improvement1.6
+ Educational Outcomes2
+ Educational Models and Engagement2.7
+ Student Outcomes4.8
+ Student Outcomes (Traditional Students)5

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.

Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2023 Overall B Impact Score112.7

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