AUHS is a Christian based, minority serving university which educates students for careers in the healthcare profession. AUHS emphasizes the values of faith in God, love of humankind, and belief that all people have a right to healthcare and deserve a good quality of life based on wellness of body, mind and spirit.
The university celebrates diversity, and reaches out to groups currently underrepresented in healthcare and research. AUHS provides the under-graduate and post-graduate curriculum, hands-on practical training and supportive environment required to create competent and compassionate healthcare professionals. Students graduate with self-efficacy and confidence in their ability to provide superior healthcare and leadership for the rest of their life.