American Heritage University of Southern California

Admissions

"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."

- Nelson Mandela

Admissions Information

American Heritage University of Southern California attracts students who appreciate the challenge and professional opportunities available at AHUSC. The admissions process seeks applicants who will bring a wide range of backgrounds, experiences and perspectives to their coursework and their future professions.

Admission to AHUSC is granted without regard to race, gender, handicap, religion, or nationality. Admission to the programs of the University is based on academic qualifications and each student's potential to succeed.

Undergraduate: Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)


Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree program with emphasis on theories, concepts and applications. This program is suitable for students who are interested in learning business strategy and principles, preparing them to work in a professional business environment.

This degree also covers the basics of allied subjects, as well as offering an introduction to courses such as information systems in organization, business statistics, e-business, research methods, finance, economics, leadership and ethics, project management, operations management, human resource management and many other business administration focused subjects.

BBA Program Learning Outcomes
The BBA is designed to offer practical broad knowledge of the functional aspects of a company and how the interactions of these aspects are successfully executed from a middle management capacity.

It is generally expected that the prospective students must have received a high school diploma, GED or their equivalent. In addition, applicants must possess or have completed the following:

  • A minimum of sixty (60) semester units or the maximum of (90) qualifying credits which must include a minimum of thirty (30) semester units in general education with two courses in Humanities, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences, plus English Composition I, English Composition II, one Mathematics course and one additional course from either the area of Humanities, Natural Sciences or Social Sciences.

English Proficiency Requirement: AHUSC requires that all prospective students whose primary language is not English to have sufficient command of the English language to benefit from instruction at the institution. Coursework is offered entirely in English. It is required that students must be able to communicate effectively in English to complete courses.

Prospective students whose primary language is not English may be required to the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) at their own expense. AHUSC will accept TOEFL results of 500 or more on the paper-based exam or a score of 61 on the internet version (TOEFL iBT). Visit https://www.ets.org/toefl to learn more.

Please Note: Admission to any of our degree programs does not require Graduate Record Examinations (GRE), Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) or any other qualifying examination.

At AHUSC, we know that the high cost of tuition at traditional colleges and universities are not within the financial range of many prospective students. The statistics show that for the majority of working adults and professionals campus based programs are not the answer. We are committed to offering very affordable tuition to fit your needs and your budget. The cost for the Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) is $150.00 per unit.

Item Cost
Total Tuition (60 x $150)$9000.00
Registration Fee$100.00
Application Fee$50.00
Student Technology Fee$180.00
Textbook (Cengage Unlimited)$180.00*
Estimated Total Charges for the Program:$9,510.00

*Note: This fee is paid separately to Cengage. Learn more. Students can purchase textbooks through Cengage Unlimited for $180 annually. This will provide 12 months of access to any textbook. Students will not be able to pass a course without the required course materials.



Graduate: Master of Business Administration (MBA)


The Master's Degree program prepares students with the necessary skills and knowledge to understand, to manage, create a business and be able to assume leadership roles at the upper levels of management. The program also provides the tools for business and leadership professionals to develop operational knowledge, communications skills, creativity, and judgment in all organizational environments.

The MBA program has a deeper emphasis on theories, concepts and applications. This program is suitable for students who are interested in gaining advanced knowledge in business strategy and principles, preparing them to work in business and academic professions. This degree also covers advanced topics in allied subjects such as e-business, project management, risk management, strategic planning and implementation and operations management.

MBA Program Learning Outcomes
The MBA is designed to offer practical broad knowledge of the functional aspects of a company and how the interactions of these aspects are successfully executed from an entrepreneurial and CEO capacity.

  • A Bachelor's degree from an institution licensed by California's Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education, or by an institution appropriately accredited by an accrediting agency recognized by the United States Department of Education, or an accrediting agency recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA); or for non-U.S. institutions, an educational institution approved by an equivalent authority. For students outside of the United States, please visit the International Applicants page for more information.
  • A current Résumé or Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Undergraduate grade point average of at least 2.0 (on a 4.0 scale).

English Proficiency Requirement: AHUSC requires that all prospective students whose primary language is not English to have sufficient command of the English language to benefit from instruction at the institution. Coursework is offered entirely in English. It is required that students must be able to communicate effectively in English to complete courses.

Prospective students whose primary language is not English may be required to the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) at their own expense. AHUSC will accept TOEFL results of 530 or more on the paper-based exam or a score of 71 on the internet version (TOEFL iBT). Visit https://www.ets.org/toefl to learn more.

Please Note: Admission to any of our degree programs does not require Graduate Record Examinations (GRE), Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) or any other qualifying examination.

At AHUSC, we know that the high cost of tuition at traditional colleges and universities are not within the financial range of many prospective students. The statistics show that for the majority of working adults and professionals campus based programs are not the answer. We are committed to offering very affordable tuition to fit your needs and your budget. The cost for the Master of Business Administration (MBA) is $250.00 per unit.

Item Cost
Total Tuition (39 x $250)$9750.00
Registration Fee$100.00
Application Fee$50.00
Student Technology Fee$180.00
Textbook (Cengage Unlimited)$180.00*
Estimated Total Charges for the Program:$10,260.00

*Note: This fee is paid separately to Cengage. Learn more. Students can purchase textbooks through Cengage Unlimited for $180 annually. This will provide 12 months of access to any textbook. Students will not be able to pass a course without the required course materials.