John F. Kennedy University

country rank  1026
world rank  3138

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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): Campbell, Berkeley. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the WASC Senior College and University Commission, John F. Kennedy University (JFKU) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. John F. Kennedy University (JFKU) offers courses and programs leading to officially 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. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 53 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. 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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University Identity

University Name(s)

Acronym
JFKU

Founded
1964

Motto
Transforming Lives. Changing the World.

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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 3331

Other locations
Campbell, Berkeley

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Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Important: please contact or visit the official website of John F. Kennedy University for detailed information on areas of study and degree levels currently offered; the above uniRank Degree Levels and Areas of Study Matrix is indicative only and may not be up-to-date or complete.

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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)

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Important: the above average yearly tuition ranges do not include room, board or other external costs; tuition may vary by areas of study, degree 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 uniRank Yearly Tuition Range Matrix is indicative only and may not be up-to-date or complete.

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University Admissions

Gender Admission
Men and Women (coed)

International Students
Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission

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 areas of study, degree 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.

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment
Total Enrolment Range 1,000-1,999

Academic Staff
Total Faculty Range 200-299

Control Type

Private

Entity Type

Non-Profit

Academic Calendar

Quadmesters

Campus Setting

Suburban

Religious Affiliation
None

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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

Important: please contact or visit the official website of John F. Kennedy University 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.

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Accreditation

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 the specific Affiliations and Memberships section below. Please report errors and inaccuracies taking into consideration the above criteria.

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Affiliations

  • International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE)

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