American University of Health Sciences

Tel: 5629882278
252 students
Private, for profit
School Highlights
American University of Health Sciences serves 252 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the state community college average of 45:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 71%.
American University of Health Sciences is one of 54 community colleges within Los Angeles County, CA.
The nearest community college is Long Beach City College (3.30 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 416% over five years.
College American University of Health Sciences Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level 4 or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private, for profit Public
Total Faculty 31 staff
61 staff
American University of Health Sciences Total Faculty (2007-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 252 has grown by 240% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has increased from 7:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 62% over five years.
Total Enrollment 252 students 1,315 students
American University of Health Sciences Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
22:1
American University of Health Sciences Student Staff (2007-2013)
# Full-Time Students 252 students
815 students
American University of Health Sciences Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
American University of Health Sciences Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
# Undergraduate Students 244 students 807 students
# Graduate Students 8 students 23 students
American University of Health Sciences Graduation BreakDown  Community College Average Graduation BreakDown
% Asian
71%
5%
American University of Health Sciences Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
11%
20%
American University of Health Sciences Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
5%
15%
American University of Health Sciences Black (2006-2013)
% White
9%
49%
American University of Health Sciences White (2006-2013)
% Hawaiian
1%
-
% Two or more races
2%
3%
% Non Resident races
1%
1%
American University of Health Sciences Non Resident (2007-2013)
American University of Health Sciences Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.47 0.70
American University of Health Sciences Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $22,684 is more than the state average of $5,590. The in-state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $22,684 is more than the state average of $10,086. The out-state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $22,684 $5,590
American University of Health Sciences In-State Tuition Fees (2008-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $22,684 $10,086
American University of Health Sciences Out-State Tuition Fees (2008-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100%
89%
American University of Health Sciences % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Percent Admitted 50%
81%
American University of Health Sciences Percent Admitted (2011-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • AUHS  is a Christian-based, Minority-served  Private University and it offers Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Bachelor of Science in Pharm Sciences, and Master of Science in Clinical Research in the Long Beach area.
  • Students can obtain healthcare degrees in the school of nursing, school of pharmacy or clinical research professions. AUHS is minority owned and places emphasis on the development of quality allied health professionals for the local and global community. From the foundation of training and health sciences degrees obtained, AUHS graduates are empowered to answer God’s call to provide care and service in the healthcare field to the world at large.
  • Our mission at AUHS is accomplished through the creation of a strong and caring academic environment where excellence, diversity, and the development of the entire person—mind, body and spirit—is addressed and where teaching/learning, research, service and scholarship is valued and supported.
  • www.auhs.edu--(GeneralInformation)
  • BSNinfo@auhs.edu (for nursing)
  • BSPSinfo@auhs.edu (for BSPS-PrePharm)
  • MSCRinfo@auhs.edu (for MSCR)

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Did You Know?
For Los Angeles County, CA public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,568 per year for in-state students and $8,631 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $20,830 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Los Angeles County, CA is 71%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Los Angeles County, CA community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.68, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Los Angeles County, CA is Keck Graduate Institute. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.