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John F. Kennedy University is one of premier co-educational institutions in California. The university was established in 1964, with an aim of providing continuing opportunities for adult education.

John F. Kennedy University has campuses in Berkeley, Pleasant Hill, Campbell, and Pittsburg. The main campus is based at 100 Ellinwood Way in Pleasant Hill, and it houses five schools - the School of Law, the School of Management, the Graduate School of Professional Psychology, the School of Holistic Studies, and the School of Education and Liberal Art.

This university awards BA degrees in psychology; philosophy and religion; social ecology; and science, health, and living systems; BS degrees in business administration and legal studies; MA degrees in career development, psychology, and teaching; professional degrees in law, and other certificate programs. In addition, the continuing and extended education programs are offered for psychologists, MFTs, LCSWs, and psychiatric nurses.

The John F. Kennedy University Library system encompasses the Robert M. Fisher Library, the Law Library, the Career Resource Center Library, the Berkeley Campus Library, and the Campbell Campus Library. It holds more than 100,000 volumes and 800 print journals, and includes access to 5,000 full-text journal titles.

John F. Kennedy University is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC), and is accredited by the American Psychological Association for the Doctor of Psychology program. The School of Management is accredited by the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education. The School of Law is accredited by the Committee of Bar Examiners of the State Bar of California. ---- Selected Quotes ----

Quotes regarding John F. Kennedy University.

By Lyndon B. Johnson
This is a sad time for all people. We have suffered a loss that cannot be weighed. For me, it is a deep, personal tragedy. I know the world shares the sorrow that Mrs. Kennedy and her family bear. I will do my best; that is all I can do. I ask for your help and God's.
First statement after becoming president following Kennedy's assassination
By Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis
His head was so beautiful. I tried to hold the top of his head down, maybe I could keep it in... but I knew he was dead.
Interview in November, 1963
By John Steinbeck
Syntax, my lad. It has been restored to the highest place in the republic.
When asked for his reaction to JFK's inaugural address.

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