Heritage Christian University Rankings

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In the World#9309 of 14178
In North America#2081 of 2629
In the United States#1985 of 2528
In Alabama#29 of 35
In Florence#2 of 2

Quick Review

Religion
Churches of Christ
Acceptance rate
24%
Average ACT
11
Avg. cost to attend
$8,680 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
59
Graduates
27
Male:Female Ratio
96:4
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree
Website
hcu.edu

Heritage Christian University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate24%25%
Applicants17161
Admissions44
Freshmen enrolled part time44

11 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

55 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
2 or 50%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 1
or below

75% of them
had 21
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Heritage Christian University are 1-21 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Recommendations Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Secondary school GPA Considered but not required
College-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White70 (81%)
Black or African American5 (6%)
Hispanic5 (6%)
Two or more races2 (2%)
Nonresident Alien2 (2%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown1 (1%)
Asian1 (1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$8,680/year
Average aid awarded
$12,015
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$9,990

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$10,152$4,482
Tuition in-state$10,152$4,482
Tuition out-of-state$10,152$4,482
Fee in-district$1,380$630
Fee in-state$1,380$630
Fee out-of-state$1,380$630

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity35
Room charge$4,740

Heritage Christian University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Bible & Biblical Studies53
Divinity & Ministry2
Grand Total55
TotalMen
Graduation rate80%100%
  • Full-time retention rate - 100%
  • Part-time retention rate - 100%

Publications & Citations

Publications
19
Citations
150

Publication count by topic

Medicine
5
Psychology
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Psychology470875
Medicine508872

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
200312
200406
200503
2006211
2007113
200807
2009111
2010013
2011315
201249
2013214
201418
2015214
201609
201706
201822

General info

Alternative namesHCU
Founded1971
WikipediaHeritage Christian University
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff29
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Four-Year: Faith-Related Institutions

Location and Contacts

Address3625 Helton Dr
Florence, Alabama, 35630-9977
United States
City population39,000
Phone2567666610
Fax+1 (256) 766 7887

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