Student Demographic Profile
ACHS's diverse student body includes working adult professionals seeking a career change, life-long learners who are interested in the holistic health field, and healthcare professionals seeking continuing education in the field of complementary alternative medicine from more than 70 countries worldwide.
Student Body Diversity
For Fall 2013, ACHS reported the following diversity statistics to IPEDS for a total of 293 undergraduate students and 94 graduate students:
- 92% (270) undergraduate students were female; 8% were male.
- Undergraduate student diversity breakdown:
Federal Pell Grant Recipients
ACHS was approved to participate in Title IV Financial aid programs in July 2012. For the Fall 2013 semester, 9 ACHS students were awarded the Federal Pell Grant.
Expanded Title IV Federal Financial Aid Authorization Effective September 2013
ACHS expanded its participation in federal student aid programs to include federal student loans in the 2013-14 award year and participation in the Federal Supplemental Education Opportunity Grant (SEOG) starting with the 2014-15 award year. Metrics regarding ACHS's federal student aid participation are available online here through the National Center for Education Statistics.