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Adventist University of Health Sciences
Orlando, FL
Entrance Difficulty
Minimally Difficult: Most freshmen were not in the top 50% of their high school class and scored somewhat below 1010 on the SAT I or below 19 on the ACT; up to 95% of all applicants accepted.
High School Preparation
High School Graduation High school diploma required and GED is accepted
High School Program College preparatory program is not required
High School Units Required or Recommended
Subject Required Units Recommended Units
English   4
Mathematics   3
Science   3
Foreign Language   2
Social Studies   3
History   3
Academic Electives    
Exam   Scores Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required for some July 1
SAT Only    
ACT Only    
Subject Tests,
or ACT
SAT Subject
Tests Only
SAT Essay Component Policy Accepted with or without essay component
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component
Use of SAT/ACT
SAT: Not used
ACT: Not used
Admissions Office
Address 671 Winyah Drive
City, State, Zip Orlando, FL  32803
Phone (407) 303-7742
Early Admission
Early Decision Offered No
Early Decision Deadline  
Early Decision Notification  
Early Action Offered Yes
Early Action Deadline June 1
Early Action Notification Not reported
Application Dates and Fees
Regular Admission Deadline July 1
Application Fee $20
Application Fee Waiver Available
Regular Admission Notification Rolling, notification begins July 15
Accept Offer of Admission No set date
Waiting List Used No
Defer Admission Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission Transfer applications accepted
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Application Form
Common Application Not accepted
Universal College Application Not accepted
Electronic Application Available
Other Application Requirements
Interview Not required
Essay or Personal
Required for some freshmen
Letters of
2 required for some freshmen
Financial Need Financial need is a consideration in the admissions process
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record       X
Academic GPA X      
Standardized Tests   X    
Class Rank       X
Recommendations       X
Essay       X
Interview       X
Level of Applicant's Interest   X    
Extracurricular Activities       X
Volunteer Work       X
Particular Talent/Ability       X
Character/Personal Qualities       X
First Generation to Attend College       X
State Residency       X
Geographic Residence       X
Relation with Alumnus       X
Religious Affiliation/ Commitment     X  
Ethnicity       X
Work Experience       X
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Admission Rates
Overall Admission Rate 76% of 329 applicants were admitted
   Women 79% of 276 applicants were admitted
   Men 64% of 53 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled Not reported
   Women 213 (98%) of 217 admitted students enrolled
   Men Not reported
Early Decision
Admission Rate
Early Action
Admission Rate
50% of 222 applicants were admitted
Students Offered Wait List  
Students Accepting Wait List Position  
Students Admitted From Wait List  
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math 390-470 range of middle 50%
  Score of 700 - 800 0%
  Score of 600 - 700 3%
  Score of 500 - 600 11%
  Score of 400 - 500 57%
  Score of 300 - 400 28%
  Score of 200 - 300 1%
SAT Critical Reading 410-500 range of middle 50%
  Score of 700 - 800 0%
  Score of 600 - 700 1%
  Score of 500 - 600 28%
  Score of 400 - 500 49%
  Score of 300 - 400 21%
  Score of 200 - 300 1%
SAT Writing Not reported
  Score of 700 - 800 Not reported
  Score of 600 - 700 Not reported
  Score of 500 - 600 Not reported
  Score of 400 - 500 Not reported
  Score of 300 - 400 Not reported
  Score of 200 - 300 Not reported
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 scale)
Average GPA Not reported
3.75 and Above Not reported
3.50 - 3.74 Not reported
3.25 - 3.49 Not reported
3.00 - 3.24 Not reported
2.50 - 2.99 Not reported
2.00 - 2.49 Not reported
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
ACT Composite 18-22 range of middle 50%
  Score of 30 - 36 0%
  Score of 24 - 29 11%
  Score of 18 - 23 59%
  Score of 12 - 17 28%
  Score of 6 - 11 2%
  Score of 5 or Below 0%
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
High School Class Rank  
National Merit Scholar Not reported
Valedictorian Not reported
Class President Not reported
Student Gov. Officer Not reported