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As one of the first universities dedicated to lifelong learning, John F. Kennedy University is a fully accredited, nonprofit institution that has been preparing working adults to advance their careers and communities for over 50 years. Offering a variety of innovative, nationally-recognized degree programs available via flexible learning options, we make it possible for busy adults from various walks of life to realize personal and professional growth. We are committed to diversity and to providing the full range of support each student needs to change their lives and communities for the better.

Our On Campus Programs

Clinical Psychology

Clinical psychology is the largest branch of the field of psychology that integrates science, theory and clinical practice to assess and treat a broad spectrum of mental health and behavioral medicine concerns.

Counseling Psychology

Counseling psychology programs train future licensed Marriage and Family Therapists and Professional Clinical Counselors to work with individuals, couples, and families in a variety of settings.

Sport Psychology

Sport psychology employs a combination of evidence-based performance enhancement techniques, sport science, and counseling skills to help clients maximize their potential by honing their mental approach to high-leverage situations.

Law

The College of Law at John F. Kennedy University offers a range of degree and certificate programs for students interested in pursuing a profession in the legal field.

Master of Arts in Consciousness and Transformative Studies

Examine the relationship between consciousness and the world, and explore new possibilities for personal, social, and global transformation in the MA in Consciousness and Transformative Studies program.

Creative Strategy

The creative strategy programs at John F. Kennedy University gives you the educational foundation necessary to not only keep up with innovation but also to drive it in positive directions.

Holistic Health Education

Following an evidence-based approach, the health education programs guide students on an in-depth exploration of health that goes far beyond the disease/cure paradigm currently prevailing in Western medicine.

Continuing Education

An approved CEU provider for mental health professionals, social workers, and nurses. Our courses allow you to meet your licensing and professional development requirements.

The Sanford Institute of Philanthropy

Established to offer a range of high-quality educational opportunities to further strengthen nonprofit organizations in the Bay Area. Throughout the year, the Institute brings us The Fundraising Academy, seminars and webinars, with a strong emphasis on developing fundraising, sustainable strategies and cause selling models.

It’s About Tradition

John F. Kennedy University is an accredited nonprofit institution that has been preparing working adults to advance their careers and communities for over 50 years. Offering a variety of innovative, flexible degree programs, we make it possible for busy adults from various walks of life to realize personal and professional growth. We’re committed to providing the full range of support each student needs to change their lives and communities for the better.

The best way to make a change is getting a
good education.

– Mark, John F. Kennedy University College of Law Student