Keiser University is a private institution that was founded in 1977. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 16,960 (fall 2022), and the setting is Urban. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. The University’s ranking in the 2024 edition of Best Colleges is National Universities, #249. Its tuition and fees are $36,020.
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Some Fun Facts About Keiser University
Keiser University was founded by Dr. Arthur Keiser and Evelyn Keiser in 1977 when they set out to create a University to better serve adult learners seeking a career-focused education.
Over the past 46 years, Keiser University has become Florida’s largest private, not-for-profit university serving approximately 20,000 students, 3,800 employees, and more than 66,000 alumni.
Keiser University has a campus in 21 of Florida’s major and mid-sized metropolitan areas/Florida communities.
Keiser University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award certificates and degrees at the associate, baccalaureate, masters, specialist, and doctoral levels.
Questions about the accreditation of Keiser University may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (www.sacscoc.org).
At Keiser University, students are pursuing degrees in over 100 doctoral, specialist, master’s, bachelor’s and associate fields.
The University’s campuses provide an annual statewide economic impact of over $3 billion and directly and indirectly impact over 30,000 Florida jobs.
Keiser University ranked No. 1 in the country in Social Mobility by U.S. News & World Report in 2023.
In the last two years, nearly $76 million in scholarship funds were awarded to academic and needs-based students. The University is committed to educating and developing leaders to serve and compete globally.
The University is internationally located beyond America’s borders with regionally accredited off-campus sites in San Marcos, Nicaragua and Shanghai, China, and learning centers in Moldova, Taiwan, and Seoul.
The 100-acre, residential Flagship Campus located at 2600 North Military Trail in West Palm Beach, Florida extends Keiser University’s educational offerings to over 100 degrees within the heart of South Florida. In addition to its well-recognized history of educating adult learners, a comprehensive college experience is available for traditional students seeking dormitories, and a culturally-rich campus-life comprised of students from a variety of international locations, athletics teams, and a safe environment to live, learn, work, and play.
Learning and social activities are collaborative at Keiser University’s Flagship Campus and involve present and future students, community partners, industry leaders, elected officials, and other constituents committed to the success of students. Throughout Florida and beyond, “Seahawk Nation” rallies behind the winning tradition of its 25 athletic teams.