Adventist University of Health Sciences

671 Winyah Drive
Orlando, FL 32803-0000
Tel: (407)303-7742
  • 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
  • Adventist University of Health Sciences serves 2,090 students (39% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the state community college average of 38:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 54%.
  • Adventist University of Health Sciences is one of 14 community colleges within Orange County, FL.
  • The nearest community college is Fortis College-Winter Park (1.20 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 137 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Adventist University of Health Sciences(FL) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty137 staff38 staff
Adventist University of Health Sciences Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 2,090 has declined by 21% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.67 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment2,090 students1,230 students
Adventist University of Health Sciences Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:138:1
Adventist University of Health Sciences Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students806 students537 students
Adventist University of Health Sciences Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students1,284 students693 students
Adventist University of Health Sciences Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Adventist University of Health Sciences Enrollment Breakdown FL All Enrollment Breakdown
# Undergraduate Students674 students537 students
# Graduate Students132 students53 students
Adventist University of Health Sciences Graduation BreakDown FL All Graduation Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
184184
Adventist University of Health Sciences Dormitory Capacity (2014-2016)
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
5%
2%
Adventist University of Health Sciences Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
15%
24%
Adventist University of Health Sciences Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
11%
17%
Adventist University of Health Sciences Black (2007-2016)
% White
52%
46%
Adventist University of Health Sciences White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Adventist University of Health Sciences More (2011-2016)
% Non Resident races
-
2%
Adventist University of Health Sciences Non Resident (2008-2012)
% Unknown races
14%
7%
Adventist University of Health Sciences Unknown (2007-2016)
Adventist University of Health Sciences Ethnicity Breakdown FL 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.0.670.70
Adventist University of Health Sciences Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$53,800$30,800
Adventist University of Health Sciences Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $12,430 is less than the state average of $15,011. The private state tuition has grown by 23% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$12,430$15,011
Adventist University of Health Sciences In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid89%91%
Adventist University of Health Sciences % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$22,702$12,750
Adventist University of Health Sciences Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$9,500$6,334
Adventist University of Health Sciences Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate100%86%
Adventist University of Health Sciences Percent Admitted (2007-2016)
SAT Total Avg.871871
SAT Reading442442
Adventist University of Health Sciences SAT Reading (2011-2016)
SAT Math429429
Adventist University of Health Sciences SAT Math (2011-2016)
ACT Total Avg.5454
ACT Composite1818
Adventist University of Health Sciences ACT Composite (2011-2016)
ACT English1818
Adventist University of Health Sciences ACT English (2011-2016)
ACT Math1818
Adventist University of Health Sciences ACT Math (2011-2016)
Source: 2016 (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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