AdventHealth University

  • Florida Hospital College of Health Sciences, located near downtown Orlando, specializes in allied health and nursing education. The College works closely with Florida Hospital to give students the clinical experience that only a major medical center can provide. Florida Hospital, a 1,478 bed medical center, is the largest of more than 350 health care facilities, worldwide, operated by the Seventh-day Adventist Church. The hospital is internationally recognized for its programs in heart and orthopedic surgery, organ transplantation, and limb replantation.

School Highlights

AdventHealth University serves 1,705 students (49% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the state community college average of 35:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 61%.

Top Placements

AdventHealth University places among the top 20% of community colleges in Florida for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 137 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
AdventHealth University(FL) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate not-for-profitPrivate, for profit
Total Faculty137 staff41 staff
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Student Body

The student population of AdventHealth University has declined by 18% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The AdventHealth University diversity score of 0.75 is more than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has grown by 11% over five years.
Total Enrollment1,705 students789 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:135:1
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# Full-Time Students831 students537 students
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# Part-Time Students874 students832 students
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# Undergraduate Students528 students603 students
# Graduate Students303 students47 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
174174
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
6%
3%
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% Hispanic
28%
28%
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% Black
15%
19%
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% White
38%
39%
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% Hawaiian
1%
-
% Two or more races
3%
3%
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% Non Resident races
3%
3%
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% Unknown races
5%
5%
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Diversity Score0.750.73
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$53,800$30,300
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Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $12,430 is less than the state average of $15,300. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$12,430$15,300
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid96%90%
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Median Debt for Graduates$22,691$10,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts$9,500$5,500
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Acceptance Rate87%86%
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SAT Total Avg.871871
SAT Reading442442
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SAT Math429429
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ACT Total Avg.5454
ACT Composite1818
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ACT English1818
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ACT Math1818
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • The College offers outstanding educational programs. Degree choices include baccalaureate degrees in nursing and radiologic sciences. Associate of science degrees in diagnostic medical sonography (general or cardiovascular ultrasound), nuclear medicine, nursing, occupational therapy assistant, pre-professional studies, and radiography. Certificate programs are available in advanced placement - diagnostic medical sonography, advanced modalities - cardiovascular interventional technology, computed tomography, magnetic resonance, mammography, and nuclear medicine. General education courses in liberal arts and sciences are also taught on our campus. Contributing to academic excellence on-campus is a Learning Resource Center and the Robert Arthur Williams Library containing outstanding collections of print and video information in nursing and allied health fields. Campus Ministries are a vital part of student life. This special dimension provides students with Christian educational experiences that include assembly programs, music, drama, and the camaraderie of Christian friends. Students have access to the Florida Hospital Seventh-day Adventist Church, which is within walking distance of our campus. The church offers weekly services throughout the year. Student life at Florida Hospital College of Health Sciences is a vital part of the campus pulse, where a positive school spirit stimulates a creative, innovative and fun learning environment. The Student Services Department offers a wide variety of social events, Christian activities, and services all of which are the dimensions of college life that build good memories and successful endeavors! Florida Hospital College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to AdventHealth University is Fortis College-Winter Park (1.3 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Fortis College-Winter Park
    Private, for profit
    14 students | 1.30 Mi1573 W. Fairbanks Ave Suite #100
    Winter Park FL  32789
    (407) 843-3984
    1.3014
  • 46,521 students | 2.60 Mi1768 Park Center Drive
    Orlando FL  32835
    (407) 299-2187
    2.6046,521
  • 889 students | 3.70 Mi989 North Semoran Boulevard
    Orlando FL  32807
    (407) 956-5501
    3.70889
  • Cortiva Institute-Maitland
    Private for-profit
    319 students | 4.10 Mi2600 Lake Lucien Drive Suite#240
    Maitland FL  32751
    (407) 261-0319
    4.10319
  • 612 students | 4.30 Mi1865 SR 436
    Winter Park FL  32792
    (407) 478-0500
    4.30612
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Florida community colleges have a diversity score of 0.73, which is equal to the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in Florida is Cortiva Institute-Maitland. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.