American University of Health Sciences

1600 East Hill St
Signal Hill, CA 90755-3612
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275 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
American University of Health Sciences serves 275 students (100% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 63%.
American University of Health Sciences is one of 57 community colleges within Los Angeles County, CA.
The nearest community college is Brooks College (Long Beach) (2.4 miles away).

School Overview

American University of Health Sciences Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 275 teachers has grown by 180% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 25% over five years.
Total Enrollment
275 students
1,303 students
American University of Health Sciences Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
275 students
836 students
American University of Health Sciences Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
American University of Health Sciences sch enrollment American University of Health Sciences sta enrollment
# Undergraduate Students 247 students 1,283 students
# Graduate Students 28 students 42 students
American University of Health Sciences sch graduate American University of Health Sciences sta graduate
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
77%
2%
American University of Health Sciences Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
9%
7%
American University of Health Sciences Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
7%
12%
American University of Health Sciences Black (2006-2012)
% White
7%
67%
American University of Health Sciences White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
American University of Health Sciences sch ethnicity American University of Health Sciences sta ethnicity
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. 0.39 0.45
American University of Health Sciences Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $30,700 is more than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $30,700 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $30,700 $5,940
American University of Health Sciences In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $30,700 $10,047
American University of Health Sciences Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Percent Admitted 100%
78%
American University of Health Sciences Percent Admitted (2011-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Long Beach Brooks College (Long Beach)
    Private, for-profit
    4825 E. Pacific Coast Hwy
    Long Beach, CA 90804
    (562)597-6611
    2.4  Mi  |  28  students
  • Long Beach Wyotech-Long Beach
    Private for-profit
    2161 Technology Place
    Long Beach, CA 90810
    (562)624-9530
    2.9  Mi  |  1531  students
  • Long Beach Long Beach City College
    Public
    4901 E. Carson St.
    Long Beach, CA 90808
    (562)938-4111
    3.3  Mi  |  24996  students
  • Wilmington National Polytechnic College of Science
    Private, not-for-profit
    272 S Fries Ave l Los Angeles Harbor
    Wilmington, CA 90744
    (310)816-5700 x 5721
    5.7  Mi  |  310  students
  • Compton El Camino College-Compton Center
    Public
    1111 East Artesia Blvd.
    Compton, CA 90221
    (310)900-1600
    5.8  Mi  |  7504  students
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Did You Know?
For Los Angeles, CA public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,882 per year for in-state students and $8,789 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $20,961 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

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

Los Angeles, 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 0.59, which is higher than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Los Angeles, CA is Los Angeles Film School. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.