Adventist University of Health Sciences (ADU) is a Seventh-day Adventist institution specializing in healthcare education. The University’s guiding philosophy is “based on the idea that true wellness is not achieved through medical care alone, but through healing relationships that speak to peoples' minds, bodies, and souls.”
Located near downtown Orlando, ADU sits next to Florida Hospital and specializes in allied health and nursing education. Degree programs include:
- Radiologic Sciences
- Diagnostic Medical Sonography (general or cardiovascular ultrasound)
- Nuclear Medicine
- Occupational Therapy
- Pre-Professional Studies
- Biomedical Science
ADU also has certification programs in diagnostic medical sonography, cardiovascular interventional technology, computed tomography, magnetic resonance, mammography, and nuclear medicine.
On top of studies, Campus Ministries offers students Christian educational experiences including: assembly programs, music, and drama. Students also have access to the Florida Hospital Seventh-day Adventist Church, which is a short walk from campus.
ADU offers free tutoring for all students in general education and nursing programs as well as professional programs—Sonography, Radiography, Nuclear Medicine, Nurse Anesthesia, and Occupational Therapy. They also offer confidential counseling to promote prevention, early detection, and treatment of undiagnosed mental disorders and addictions.
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Visit this page (http://www.adu.edu/financial-information/cost-information/undergraduate-fees-and-expenses-2013-2014) for Undergraduate fees and expenses for the 2013-2013 school year.
The following is a list of areas of study available at Adventist University of Health Sciences. Programs that have a link will take you to the program's profile page where education requirements, career pathways, and other information is available.
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(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Health and Clinical Professions
Liberal Arts and Sciences
*Amounts for tuition, fees, and supplies are an estimate which are calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimated to provide a comparative context. For more detailed information individuals are asked to contact the school.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The overall cost students will pay at Florida Hospital College is approximately - after scholarships, grants and other forms of aid are taken into consideration. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance visit the net price calculator. There may be an application fee required, please check with this school for more information. Students in need of financial assistance can get more information through the school's financial aid department, by calling (407) 303-1631. The financial details shown on this page are an approximation. The actual costs may differ, please contact Adventist University of Health Sciences for more information.
Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
Tuition & Fees Information
Undergraduate Courses - Tuition Details
- Tuition is estimated to be around $14,000 per year
- Per unit charges are around $460 for part time students
- Required fees: $610
Graduate Courses - Tuition Details
- The estimated tuition range for graduate students is around $24,000-$29,000 per year
- Part time students are estimated to pay about $500 to $600 per unit
- Required fees for graduate students are around $1,700
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||93%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||89%||$5,288|
|Receiving Student Loans||63%||$6,315|
Other Healthcare or Nursing Schools
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Adventist University of Health Sciences.
- Remington College - Orlando Nursing in Lake Mary, FL (14 miles away)
- Taylor College in Belleview, FL (56 miles away)
- Galen School of Nursing - Tampa Bay in Saint Petersburg, FL (92 miles away)
- Chamberlain College of Nursing - Jacksonville Campus in Jacksonville, FL (116 miles away)
- Cambridge Institute of Health & Technology in Delray Beach, FL (166 miles away)