Heritage Christian UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Florence, Alabama Private Nonprofit national Accreditation

This school is more affordable than other private schools

Affordability is calculated by subtracting average financial aid from total tuition and fees.

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About Heritage Christian University

Heritage Christian University is a small private university located on an urban campus in Florence, Alabama. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 86, and admissions are highly selective, with an acceptance rate of 24%. The university offers 1 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 80%, and a student-faculty ratio of 6:1. Tuition and fees for students are $11,532.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

24% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 24%

Retention Rate (High Retention Rate) 100%

Graduation Rate 80%


SAT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 1-21

Ways to Learn

100% Online

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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The student-to-faculty ratio at this school is lower than other schools.

This means there are more faculty for each student, which can create an opportunity for more individualized attention and support in your studies.

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Female Student Population


Student to Faculty Ratio


Students Enrolled








Two or more races


Non-U.S. Citizen






American Indian/Alaska Native

Information not available

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

Information not available

Socio-Economic Diversity

50% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid


State Grant Aid

Information not available

Institution Grant Aid


Pell Grant


Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $6,465
State Grant Aid Information not available
Institution Grant Aid $8,782
Pell Grant Aid $3,953

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.