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 1,688 students (39% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the state community college average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 62%.

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

The teacher population of 305 teachers has grown by 154% over five years.
AdventHealth University(FL) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Four-Year: Other Health Professions SchoolsBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate's
Institution LevelFour or more yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate not-for-profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty305 staff128 staff
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Student Body

The student population of AdventHealth University has declined by 19% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 15:1 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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment1,688 students3,135 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio6:114:1
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# Full-Time Students654 students862 students
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# Part-Time Students1,034 students2,273 students
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# Undergraduate Students390 students862 students
# Graduate Students264 students51 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
174 students100 students
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% Asian
7%
3%
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% Hispanic
30%
30%
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% Black
15%
18%
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% White
35%
38%
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% Hawaiian
1%
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% Two or more races
3%
3%
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% Non Resident races
2%
2%
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% Unknown races
7%
6%
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Diversity Score0.750.73
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$53,800$31,500
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $12,430 is less than the state average of $15,410. The private state tuition has declined by 7% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$12,430$15,410
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid91%88%
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Median Debt for Graduates$24,708$10,413
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Median Debt for Dropouts$9,103$5,500
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Acceptance Rate51%84%
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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: 2020 (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.

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