American University of Health Sciences

Signal Hill, CA 90755

American University of Health Sciences is one of the 78 private 4-year, for-profit colleges in California. Its campus is small in size and located in a suburb in Signal Hill. The institution offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

In the 2017 fall enrollment, 2 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 2 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 100%).

Every year 100% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.

American University of Health Sciences's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $19,908, and fees were $1,150. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $19,908 and $1,150 respectively.


Campus LocaleLarge Suburb
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio16:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation -
Business ModelFor-profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate100%

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Bachelor's degree 17 44
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 88.3%

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Institutional Accreditations
Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
07/01/2004 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
04/26/2012 - Current



Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Required

In addition to the college's admission requirements each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).
Application fee
Undergrads $80
Graduates $80

Cost to Attend

No Info Available

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 100% of American University of Health Sciences's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 50% $4,113
Other Federal Grant 17% $375
State Grant & Scholarships -- --
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 100% $10,941
Federal Student Loans 100% $6,282
Private Loans 17% $10,663


Average Net Price/year
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$12,627
$30,001 to $48,000--
$48,001 to $75,000--
$75,001 to $110,000$17,454
Over $110,000$17,746

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Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Two or more races
Non-resident alien
Race/ethnicity unknown
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and California state board of nursing.

American University of Health Sciences
1600 East Hill St
Signal Hill, CA 90755

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