John F. Kennedy University is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC). The University is:

  • approved to participate in federal student financial aid programs
  • approved for veterans’ training

Student Achievement information

Students and graduates are:

  • accepted by other colleges and universities upon transfer
  • approved for educational reimbursement as employees of many businesses, government agencies, and other employers

College of Law

The College of Law is accredited by The Committee of Bar Examiners of the State Bar of California.

Required Disclosure:

Study at, or graduation from, this law school may not qualify a student to take the bar examination or be admitted to practice law in jurisdictions other than California. A student who intends to seek admission to practice law outside of California should contact the admitting authority in that jurisdiction for information regarding its education and admission requirements.

For information relating to the pass rates of the John F. Kennedy University College of Law graduates on the ten most recent administrations of the California Bar Examination visit The State Bar of California’s website at:

Doctor of Psychology

The Doctor of Psychology (PsyD) program is accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA).

Bachelor of Arts in Legal Studies

The Bachelor of Arts in Legal Studies and the Paralegal Certificate programs are approved by the American Bar Association.

John F. Kennedy University is a member of the Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges (SOC).

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