John F. Kennedy University

country rank  1265
world rank  3918

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University Overview

Established in 1964, John F. Kennedy University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium-sized town of Pleasant Hill (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), California. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): San Jose. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the WASC Senior College and University Commission, John F. Kennedy University (JFKU) is a very small (EduListing enrollment range: 500-999 students) coeducational higher education institution. John F. Kennedy University (JFKU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the EduListing degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 56 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym JFKU
Founded 1964
Motto Transforming Lives. Changing the World.
Colours Blue and gold

University Location

Address 100 Ellinwood Way
Pleasant Hill (population range: 10,000-49,999)
94523-4817 California
United States
T +1 (844) 890 6912
F +1 (925) 969 3136
Other locations San Jose

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
17,500-20,000 US$
(12,900-14,700 Euro)
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
International
students
17,500-20,000 US$
(12,900-14,700 Euro)
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office 100 Ellinwood Way
Pleasant Hill 94523-4817
+1 (925) 969-3535
(844) 890 6912

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 500-999
Academic Staff 100-199
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Quarters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to John F. Kennedy University's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

WASC Senior College and University Commission


Year of first Accreditation

1964


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • American Psychological Association
  • California Bar Association
  • American Bar Association

Memberships and Affiliations

  • International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE)

Academic Structure


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