A.S. Health Sciences: Admissions

Program Requirements

We take great pride in the rigor of our curriculum and our students' thirst for success. Setting the bar high in our program admissions requirements helps maintain those standards from the beginning.

Part 1: Apply to AHU

You must first apply for General Studies admission. We offer processes tailored for every kind of student, whether you're straight out of high school or have some previous college experience.

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Part 2: Apply to the A.S. Health Sciences Program

  • Apply

    Submit the A.S. Health Sciences Program Application once admitted to the University. The application can be accessed at http://my.ahu.edu.

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  • Minimum GPA

    We require a minimum cumulative, unweighted high school GPA of 2.70 or 12 college credits from a regionally accredited college with a 2.70 minimum GPA—a cumulative record of all college-level work.

  • ACT/SAT Score

    A minimum ACT composite score of 19 or a minimum combined score of 910 on the SAT is required for consideration. Applicants having 24 or more college-level credits from a regionally accredited college, however, are exempt from this requirement.

  • Official Transcripts

    Submit official transcripts from all the academic institutions previously attended.

  • Medical Assisting Course (MA to AS Track Only)

    Applicants must have successfully completed a licensed Medical Assisting course accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) on recommendation of the Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB).

  • Medical Assistant Certification/Licensure (MA to AS Track Only)

    Applicants must possess a Medical Assistant certification or licensure.


Not ready quite to apply? Check out even more details on the A.S. Health Sciences Program to help guide you

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