American University of Health Sciences

Overview

At a Glance

School type

Private, for-profit, 4-year or above

Faculty

92 Faculty Members | 5:1 student faculty ratio

Religious affliation

Not applicable

Mission Statement

The American University of Health Sciences, formerly American Institute of Health Sciences, was originally founded in 1994 as a postsecondary training institution to educate and equip students for life careers in the field of health education and to produce quality health care professionals for the community and the country.

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cost & financial aid

Annual tuition & fees

Undergraduate

In state

$23,329

Out of state

$23,329
Graduate

In state

$20,570

Out of state

$20,570

Financial Aid: Undergraduates

Received financial aid
91%
Did not receive aid
9%
Type of aid % of students recieving aid Average amount
Federal grants 45.0% $4,547
State/local grants 0.0% $0
Institutional grants 91.0% $10,849
Loans 91.0% $12,044

Financial aid resources

Paying for college

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Academics

Most Popular Undergraduate majors

  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
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Undergraduate Majors X

  • HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
    • Pharmaceutical Sciences
      • A program that focuses on the basic sciences that underlie drugs and drug therapy and that prepares individuals for further study and/or careers in pharmaceutical science and research, pharmaceutical administration and sales, biotechnology, drug manufacturing, regulatory affairs, and related fields. Includes instruction in mathematics, biology, chemistry, physics, statistics, pharmaceutics, pharmacology and toxicology, dosage formulation, manufacturing, quality assurance, and regulations. See other colleges that offer this major
    • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
      • A program that generally prepares individuals in the knowledge, techniques and procedures for promoting health, providing care for sick, disabled, infirmed, or other individuals or groups. Includes instruction in the administration of medication and treatments, assisting a physician during treatments and examinations, Referring patients to physicians and other health care specialists, and planning education for health maintenance. Examples: [Nursing (ASN)], [Nursing (BSN, BScN)], [Nursing (MSN, MScN, MN)], [Registered Nurse (RN)] See other colleges that offer this major

Most Popular Graduate programs

  • Clinical Research Coordinator
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Graduate ProgramsX

  • HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
    • Clinical Research Coordinator
      • A program that prepares individuals for careers as clinical research administrators or clinical research coordinators where they work under the supervision of a Principal Investigator to organize, coordinate and administer clinical research trials. Includes instruction in pharmacology, medical terminology, foundations of clinical research, project management, ethics, research design and data management, and legal and regulatory compliance . Examples: [Clinical Research Trial Coordination], [Clinical Trials Research], [Clinical Trials Management] See other colleges that offer this major

Types of Degrees Offered

  • Certificate
  • Associate's degree
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Master's degree
  • Doctoral degree
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Admissions

Application Fee

Undergraduate
$80
Graduate
$80
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Student Life

Student Demographics

Female Students
72%
Male Students
28%

Student Ethnicities
  1. Asian47.79%
  2. Hispanic/Latino23.53%
  3. Black9.8%
  4. Caucasian7.84%
  5. Two Or More Ethnicities4.66%
  6. Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander4.17%
  7. American Indian/Alaska Native1.23%
  8. Not Specified0.98%

Student body breakdown

Total students enrolled

505

Undergraduate students

420

Graduate students

85

Attendance breakdown

Full time
98%
Part time
2%

Student services

  • Meal plan
  • Counseling services
  • Remedial services
  • Work-study
  • Placement services
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening classes
  • On-campus day care for student's children
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