American University of Health Sciences

School Highlights

American University of Health Sciences serves 293 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the state community college average of 45:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 75%.

Top Placements

American University of Health Sciences places among the top 20% of community colleges in California for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
American University of Health Sciences(CA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate for-profitPublic
Total Faculty31 staff134 staff
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Student Body

The student population of American University of Health Sciences has grown by 16% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five years.
The American University of Health Sciences diversity score of 0.65 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has grown by 37% over five years.
Total Enrollment293 students5,275 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:145:1
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# Full-Time Students293 students1,894 students
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# Part-Time Students-6,252 students
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# Undergraduate Students293 students1,792 students
# Graduate Students8 students80 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
55%
12%
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% Hispanic
16%
43%
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% Black
10%
7%
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% White
5%
25%
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% Hawaiian
1%
-
% Two or more races
6%
4%
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% Non Resident races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.650.73
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College Completion Rate (Year 2007)
84%
39%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$40,900$34,600
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Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $22,684 is more than the state average of $19,032. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$22,684$19,032
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%77%
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Median Debt for Graduates$37,583$10,063
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Median Debt for Dropouts$13,853$5,751
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Acceptance Rate50%91%
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Source: 2019 (or 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

The nearest community college to American University of Health Sciences is Wyotech-Long Beach (2.9 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Wyotech-Long Beach
    Private, for profit
    1,136 students | 2.90 Mi2161 Technology Place
    Long Beach CA  90810
    (562) 624-9530
    2.901,136
  • 23,845 students | 3.30 Mi4901 E. Carson St.
    Long Beach CA  90808
    (562) 938-4111
    3.3023,845
  • 310 students | 5.70 Mi272 S Fries Ave l Los Angeles Harbor
    Wilmington CA  90744
    (310) 816-5700
    5.70310
  • 7,046 students | 5.80 Mi1111 East Artesia Blvd.
    Compton CA  90221
    (310) 900-1600
    5.807,046
  • 8,704 students | 6.40 Mi1111 Figueroa Place
    Wilmington CA  90744
    (310) 233-4000
    6.408,704
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Did You Know?
For California public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $1,458 per year for in-state students and $6,710 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $19,032 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in California is 83%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

California 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 California is California College San Diego. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.