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John F. Kennedy University

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Overview

Established in 1964, John F. Kennedy University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the 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): Campbell, Berkeley. Officially accredited/recognized by the WASC Senior College and University Commission, John F. Kennedy University (JFKU) is a very small (enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. John F. Kennedy University (JFKU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 53 years old H.E. 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. JFKU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, financial aids and/or scholarships, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

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General Information


Name
Acronym JFKU
Founded 1964
Motto Transforming Lives. Changing the World.
Screenshot John F. Kennedy University Screenshot

Location


Address 100 Ellinwood Way
Pleasant Hill
94523-4817 California
United States
Population range 10,000-49,999
+1 (844) 890 6912
+1 (925) 969 3331
Other locations Campbell, Berkeley

Course Levels and Areas of Studies


Undergraduate Postgraduate

Pre-Bachelor degrees
PreBachelor degrees

Bachelor degrees
Bachelor degrees

Master degrees
Master degrees

Doctoral degree
Doctoral degree

 

 

 

 
Arts & Humanities
Business & Social Sciences
Language & Cultural Studies
Medicine & Health
Engineering
Science & Technology

Important: please contact or visit the John F. Kennedy University's official website for detailed information on areas of studies and course levels currently offered; the above information matrix is indicative only and may not be up-to-date or complete.

Yearly Tuition Range


Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local students 15,000-17,500 US$ (11,000-12,900 Euro) 17,500-20,000 US$ (12,900-14,700 Euro)
International students 15,000-17,500 US$ (11,000-12,900 Euro) 17,500-20,000 US$ (12,900-14,700 Euro)

Important: the above average yearly tuition ranges do not include room, board or other external costs; tuition may vary by area of studies, course level, student nationality or residence and other criteria. Please contact the appropriate John F. Kennedy University's office for detailed information on yearly tuitions which apply to your specific situation and study interest; the above tuition range information is indicative only and may not be up-to-date or complete.

Admissions


Gender Admission Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Admission Selection Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office 100 Ellinwood Way
Pleasant Hill 94523-4817
+1 (925) 9693339

Important: admission policy and acceptance rate may vary by area of studies, course level, student nationality or residence and other criteria. Please contact the appropriate John F. Kennedy University's Admission Office for detailed information on a specific admission selection policy and acceptance rate; the above University admission information is indicative only and may not be complete or up-to-date.

Size and Profile


Student Enrollment Total Student Enrolment 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty and Academic Staff 200-299
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit

Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Quarters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services


Library University Library Yes Go to John F. Kennedy University's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported

Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Important: please contact or visit the John F. Kennedy University's official website for detailed information on facilities and services provided, including the type of scholarships and other financial aids offered to local or international students; the information above is indicative only and may not be complete or up-to-date.

Accreditation and Recognition

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

WASC Senior College and University Commission



Important: this section is intended to include only those reputable organizations (e.g. Ministries of Higher Education) that have the legal authority to officially recognize, accredit and/or license the John F. Kennedy University as a whole (institutional accreditation or recognition) or some of its specific courses/programs (programmatic accreditation). Memberships and affiliations to organizations which do not imply any formal, extensive and/or legal process of accreditation or recognition are included in a specific section below. Please report errors and inaccuracies taking into consideration the above criteria.

Affiliations and Memberships

  • International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE)


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