Why Keiser University

At Keiser University we are here to help you succeed by providing the professional and academic foundation to meet your educational goals and objectives.

Keiser University continues to be a valuable partner to employers, the community, and, above all, a valued choice for students serious about their education and career.

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Founded in

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.

Regionally Accredited
Level VI

Keiser University is a Level VI, regionally accredited university 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.

Over the past 45 years, Keiser University has become Florida’s largest private, not-for-profit university.

20,000 Students

3,800 Employees

66,000 Alumni

Over 30,000
Jobs in Florida
& Beyond

The University's campuses provide an annual statewide economic impact of over $3 billion and directly and indirectly impact over 30,000 Florida jobs.


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.

$76 Million
In Scolarship Funds

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.

Flagship Campus

  • 100-acre, residential campus.
  • Variety of majors in Business, Health Sciences, and Liberal Arts.
  • Diversity of our student body, which represents over 42 states and 60 countries.
  • “Seahawk Nation” rallies behind the winning tradition of its 29 athletics team and club sports.

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