American University of Health Sciences

Tel: 5629882278
252 students
Pivate, 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 44:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 68%.
American University of Health Sciences is one of 54 community colleges within Los Angeles County, CA.
The nearest community college is Wyotech-Long Beach (2.90 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 55% over five years.
American University of Health Sciences (CA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution Level 4 or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Pivate, for profit Public
Total Faculty 31 staff 78 staff
American University of Health Sciences Total Faculty (2007-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 252 has grown by 10% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has increased from 3:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has grown by 34% over five years.
Total Enrollment 252 students 2,419 students
American University of Health Sciences Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1 44:1
American University of Health Sciences Student Staff Ratio (2007-2014)
# Full-Time Students 252 students 1,297 students
American University of Health Sciences Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
American University of Health Sciences Enrollment Breakdown CA All Enrollment Breakdown
# Undergraduate Students 244 students 1,199 students
# Graduate Students 8 students 34 students
American University of Health Sciences Graduation BreakDown CA All Graduation Breakdown
% Asian
71%
13%
American University of Health Sciences Asian (2006-2014)
% Hispanic
11%
37%
American University of Health Sciences Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
5%
7%
American University of Health Sciences Black (2006-2014)
% White
9%
32%
American University of Health Sciences White (2006-2014)
% Hawaiian
1%
-
% Two or more races
2%
3%
American University of Health Sciences More (2013-2014)
% Non Resident races
1%
3%
American University of Health Sciences Non Resident (2007-2014)
American University of Health Sciences Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups 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 0.73
American University of Health Sciences Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $30,700 is more than the state average of $16,796. The private state tuition has grown by 55% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $30,700 $16,796
American University of Health Sciences In-State Tuition Fees (2008-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100% 81%
American University of Health Sciences % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Percent Admitted 50% 95%
American University of Health Sciences Percent Admitted (2011-2014)
Source: 2014 (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)

Nearby Schools

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  • Wyotech-Long Beach
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    Long Beach CA  90810
    (562)624-9530
    2.901,136
  • 24,403 students | 3.30 Mi4901 E. Carson St.
    Long Beach CA  90808
    (562)938-4111
    3.3024,403
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    (310)816-5700 x 5721
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  • 7,611 students | 5.80 Mi1111 East Artesia Blvd.
    Compton CA  90221
    (310)900-1600
    5.807,611
  • 10,145 students | 6.40 Mi1111 Figueroa Place
    Wilmington CA  90744
    (310)233-4000
    6.4010,145

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Did You Know?
For Los Angeles County, CA public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $1,220 per year for in-state students and $6,160 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $18,948 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 70%. 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 0.63, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Los Angeles County, CA is Los Angeles Film School. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.