100%

Acceptance Rate

N/A

Avg.Financial Aid

041944

FAFSA Code

About American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS)

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

729

Website

www.achs.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

DEAC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

No

American College of Healthcare Sciences commonly referred to as ‘ACHS’, is a private college, established back in the year 1978, it was formerly known as ‘Australasian College of Herbal Studies’, which was later changed to ‘Australasian College of Health Science’, it finally got its current name in the year 2009.

It is a private for-profit college, which is dedicated to providing a world-class education to its students. The college is located in Portland, Oregon.

The college has around 741 students currently enrolled in various different courses and programs.

  • The student-faculty ratio of the college is 28:1.

  • The American College of healthcare sciences acceptance rate is 100%, which means every student has equal chances of getting enrolled in the college.

  • The college is nationally accredited and the American College of Healthcare Sciences Accreditation is carried out by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC).

To help the students further the college offers various facilities and services, such as students services, financial aids, and many more.


Online Education at American College of Healthcare Sciences

The college offers various online continuing education programs for different types of students, the college has partnered itself with the Natural Medicines Database, to provide various continuing education opportunities for the students.

  • The programs offered by the college are accredited.

  • The university allows the convenience of transfer of credits.

  • The college offers various graduate and undergraduate certificate programs, over various fields of study.

  • The college offers 5 different areas of study for online students, which can be listed as Biomedical Science, Business Management, Environmental Science, Health Science, Exercise Science.


Reviews

The reviews of the college suggest that the college is actually providing good services and education to the students, few reviews regarding the college are listed below:

  • It is one of the best colleges to study health science programs.

  • The overall experience was good, and the holistic nutrition program at ACHS is great.

  • Instructors are quite knowledgeable, and the faculty members are always there for the students.

  • The college provides the flexibility that is required for full-time employees.

Location & Contact

Address

5005 SW Macadam Ave

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 5.03E+12
Fax: 5.03E+12
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Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

N/A

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

100%

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

N/A

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

N/A

 

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

Average Annual Cost

$7,800

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

20:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$83

Faculty Overview

43%

Male Professors

57%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Alternative and Complementary Medic...

186 Graduates

Health Services/Allied Health/Healt...

37 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

474

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

39%

Full-time

12%

Part-time

88%

Students Gender

Male

8%

US National: 44%

Female

92%

US National: 56%

Race/Ethnicity

78% White

1% Unknown

11% Black

2% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

0 Non Resident alien

2% Asian

3% American Indian/Alaska native

0 Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0

Unknown Location

100%

Out Of State

0

In State

0

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

N/A

Campus Life

Housing

The institution does not provide on-campus housing facilities for students.

On Campus Housing Available

No

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

N/A

Campus Food

The institution does not provide any meal plan options.

Meal Plan Available

No

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

N/A

School Colors

N/A

Varsity Athletics Association

N/A

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

N/A

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

N/A

Sports Club

N/A

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

NA

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

NA

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

N/A

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

N/A

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0 $100,000

$30,770

$30,770

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$319 - 319

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

To aid the students in bearing the educational expenses, the college and other institutions offer financial aid to the students, in various forms such as scholarships, loans, grants, federal loans, and work-study programs.

To avail the financial aid, the students must fill the FAFSA form. American College of Healthcare Sciences federal School code is 041944.

The several Institutional Aids and Scholarships available for the students are the ACHS Military Scholarship, The Essential Oil Experts Scholarship, ACHS Adult Scholarship, AmeriCorps Education Award, and Organic Aromas Scholarship.

The Federal Aids consists of Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, Federal Direct Loan, Federal PLUS Loans, and many more.

The Military Aids consists of Yellow Ribbon Program, Military Tuition Assistance, Vocational Rehabilitation, and Military Spouse Career Advancement Account.

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