12257 South Business Park Drive
Draper, UT 84020
Top Ranked (2023): View Rankings
  • Joyce University of Nursing and Health Sciences, formerly known as Ameritech College of Healthcare, is one of the largest nursing schools in Utah. Founded in 1979, Joyce University`s mission is to prepare students to serve as competent professionals, to advance their careers, and to pursue lifelong learning. Located in Draper, Utah, Joyce University is proud to have helped thousands of students graduate and launch lasting healthcare careers.

School Highlights

Joyce University of Nursing and Health Sciences serves 1,429 students (80% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the state community college average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 23%.

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Enrollment: 1,429 students
  • Private-state tuition: $18,320
  • Acceptance Rate: 100%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 5:1
  • Minority enrollment: 17%
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Joyce University of Nursing and Health Sciences ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Utah for:

Category
Attribute
Completion Rates

School Overview

The teacher population of 300 teachers has grown by 782% over five years.
Joyce University of Nursing and Health Sciences
(UT) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Not applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)
Doctoral/Research Universities--Extensive
Institution Level
At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Four or more years
Institution Control
Private, for profit
Public
Total Faculty
300 staff
151 staff
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Number of Programs Offered
8
36

Student Body

The student population of Joyce University of Nursing and Health Sciences has grown by 136% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five years.
The Joyce University of Nursing and Health Sciences diversity score of 0.30 is less than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,429 students
1,829 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
12:1
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# Full-Time Students
1,139 students
501 students
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# Part-Time Students
290 students
1,044 students
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# Enrollment Undergraduate
122 students
176 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
1,026 students
501 students
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# Full-Time Graduate Students
113 students
28 students
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UT All Graduation Breakdown
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
283 students
971 students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
7 students
10 students
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UT All Part Time Graduation Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
750 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
1%
2%
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% Hispanic
8%
11%
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% Black
1%
1%
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% White
83%
77%
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% Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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% Two or more races
5%
3%
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% Non Resident races
n/a
2%
% Unknown races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.30
0.39
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
81%
51%
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
0.57%
0.57%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$26,900
$33,600
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Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $18,320 is more than the state average of $14,216. The private state tuition has grown by 19% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees
$18,320
$14,216
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
90%
87%
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Median Debt for Graduates
$23,249
$15,972
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Median Debt for Dropouts
$5,219
$6,334
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Acceptance Rate
100%
100%
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SAT Reading
n/a
545
SAT Math
n/a
550
ACT Composite
n/a
23
ACT English
n/a
24
ACT Math
n/a
23
Source: 2021 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) , School Administrators
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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Joyce University of Nursing and Health Sciences cost?

Joyce University of Nursing and Health Sciences's private state tuition is approximately $18,320.

What is the acceptance rate of Joyce University of Nursing and Health Sciences?

The acceptance rate of Joyce University of Nursing and Health Sciences is 100%, which is equal to the state average of 100%.

What is Joyce University of Nursing and Health Sciences's ranking?

Joyce University of Nursing and Health Sciences ranks among the top 20% of community college in Utah for: Highest completion rates.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Enrollment: 1,429 students
  • Private-state tuition: $18,320
  • Acceptance Rate: 100%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 5:1
  • Minority enrollment: 17%
  • Source: Verified school update

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