John F Kennedy University
100 Ellinwood Way, Pleasant Hill, CA
- FAFSA School Code: 004484
- Phone: (925) 969-3300
- School Homepage
- Phone: (925) 969-3528
Financial Aid Office
- Phone: (925) 969-3385
John F Kennedy University is a nonprofit private institution located in Pleasant Hill, California and provides a large number of program options for students. Over a thousand students enroll at John F Kennedy University annually.
Students can select from several areas of study, including but not limited to:
- Marriage Counseling And Family Therapy
- Business Administration
- Counseling Psychology
Students applying for admission are generally required to submit an application, transcripts, standardized test scores and any requested personal statements, which will then be reviewed by the admissions committee.
The cost of tuition is close to $16,000, but may change each year. Students are encouraged to visit the school's tuition calculator to better understand their cost of attendance. Some students at this school may qualify for financial aid, which is typically offered as scholarships, grants, and loans.
Admission Requirements & Details
The information regarding admissions below may provide a better idea of the students John F Kennedy University accepts. The details may include application requirements and recommendations, as well as any college or dual credits that may be transferred.
College Credits Accepted
- Life Experience Credits
The total student enrollment at John F Kennedy University is about 1,500. The enrollment breakdown by academic level is 86% enrolling as graduate students and 14% as undergraduate students.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition is estimated to range between $15,000-$17,000 for both in-state and out-of-state students
- For part-time students, charges are between $420-$500 per unit
John F Kennedy University contains several professional schools that manage the various programs, curriculums, research facilities, and more. Listed below are the professional schools along with their estimated annual tuition:
- Law School (Tuition: $29,000/yr)
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||73%||$3,452|
|Student Loans (Federal)||78%||$11,561|
Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2009 was around 4%.
Academics & Student Services
Student ServicesTo support students and graduates, John F Kennedy University may offer services like:
- Online course work available
- Classes offered on nights and weekends
- Counseling assistance
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Clinical Psychology (Psy.D.) Program
- * Accredited by the American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation (since 2003)
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by John F Kennedy University by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (Ph.D.,M.D.,...)
Health and Clinical Professions
- Marriage and Family Therapy (M)
- Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (M)
Legal Professions and Studies
Business and Marketing Studies
- Business Administration (B, M)
- Business, Management, Marketing and Related Support Services (M)