About ADU

About Adventist University of Health Sciences

Healthcare professionals discuss ADU advantages with a supportive faculty member

Adventist University of Health Sciences, located in Florida near downtown Orlando, specializes in allied health and nursing education. The University works closely with Florida Hospital, and has for more than 100 years. The globally recognized medical center is the largest of more than 350 healthcare facilities worldwide operated by the Seventh-day Adventist Church.

Our growth

Adventist Health System encompasses 45 hospital campuses in 10 states. We also offer bachelor’s degrees in nursing, sonography, and radiologic sciences, as well as traditional and executive master’s degrees in healthcare administration — all 100% online.

Our mission

ADU is guided by a core set of values: nurture, excellence, spirituality, and stewardship. That’s why we’re dedicated to developing healthcare leaders who share these common values through our mission-driven courses.

Online Learning

ADU was one of the first universities to offer online healthcare programs, and we’ve come a long way since then to reach more people like you. Find out how ADU makes a difference online.

Mission-Driven Experience

Our caring core works to help you discover how your values fit into your healthcare career. Learn about our mission-driven experience and explore how our faith-based courses work.

Student Support

Your dedicated support team at ADU includes online student managers, enrollment specialists, and technical support staff. It’s our pleasure to introduce your support network.