Statement of Accreditation Status
American University of Health Sciences

1600 East Hill St. Building #1
Signal Hill, CA 90755
United States
Telephone: 
OPEID

The OPEID number is used by the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Postsecondary Education (OPE) to identify schools that have Program Participation Agreements (PPA) for purposes of eligibility to participate in Federal Student Financial Assistance programs under Title IV.

032253
Current Accreditation Status

Accredited- Indicates that the Commission has found that an institution has met or exceeded the expectations of the Standards and the Core Commitments to Institutional Capacity and Educational Effectiveness. Initial accreditation is for a period of five to seven years before the next comprehensive review. Reaffirmation is granted for a period of seven to ten years and may be accompanied by a request for interim reports and/or special visits, or a formal Notice of Concern.

Accredited
Most Recent Commission Action: 
Friday, June 23, 2017
First Accredited

Date the institution was first accredited by WSCUC.

2017
Undergraduate FTE: 
261
Graduate FTE: 
1
Financial Structure Type

Institutions within the WSCUC region are classified as Non-profit, For-profit or State-supported.

For-Profit
Sponsorship

Choices include: No related entity, Proprietary with Parent Board, Religious Control, Multi-institutional system, Other. For more information please see the Related Entities Policy.

Proprietary with parent/board
Academic Calendar

The period of time generally extending from September to June; usually equated to 2 semesters or trimesters, 3 quarters, or the period covered by a 4-1-4 calendar system.

Quarter
Distributes Federal Financial Aid: 
 
Rolesort descending Name Title E-mail
Accreditation Liaison Officer Ivy Javaluyas Accreditation Liaison Officer gjavaluyas [at] auhs.edu
Board of Directors Chair Sara Pol-Lim Chairman of Board of Trustees spol98 [at] aol.com
Chief Academic Officer Scott Amundsen Chief Academic Officer samundsen [at] auhs.edu
Chief Executive Officer Caroll Ryan President drcarollryan [at] gmail.com
Chief Financial Officer Jinhong Zhang Chief Financial Officer jzhang [at] auhs.edu
Director Institutional Research Sisi Chen Director of Institutional Research and Assessment schen [at] auhs.edu
Season Year Review Type
Fall 2019 Special Visit
Fall 2022 Offsite Review
Spring 2023 Accreditation Visit

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