Name of Institution: William Howard Taft University
(A Member of The Taft University System)
Address: 3333 South Wadsworth Boulevard, Suite D-228, Lakewood, CO 80227
Chancellor: David L. Boyd
University President: Neil A. Johnson
Year Founded: 1984
First Accredited: Spring 2003
Next Scheduled Accreditation Review: 2018
State Authorization and Contact Information: State of Colorado Department of Higher Education (http://highered.colorado.gov)
Participation in Military Funding Programs: (G.I. Bill, DANTES)
Institution Mission Statement: The mission and purpose of William Howard Taft University, a private independent postsecondary institution, is to offer unique and innovative distance learning educational programs at a reasonable cost to qualified applicants, with a particular focus on those who are mature adults, employed on a full-time basis, or for whom place of residence, travel requirements, or finances are constraining factors. The University is committed to providing a quality education responsive to the needs of society, now and into the future. Valuing the rich variety of cultures, races, ages, religions and ethnic backgrounds in the world today, the University seeks students from all regions of the United States, and English-speaking students from around the world.
Areas of Special Focus: Programs in business, education and taxation.
Tuition varies from Program-to-Program. Detailed information on tuition and costs can be found in the Catalog Supplements for the respective programs which can be found HERE.
Students come from all over the world and from a wide variety of backgrounds. Most students are mature, working adults for who place of residence, travel requirements or finances restrict their opportunity to attend a traditional university.
Every student who completes a University course is requested to answer a number of questions related to his or her experiences in the course. Set forth below are the responses received by University from students for the calendar year 2017:
In addition to the information set forth above, The Taft University System publishes a Consumer Information Guide which contains additional useful information for prospective students of Taft Law School and William Howard Taft University including information on privacy policies, financial aid programs, student rights and responsibilities, satisfactory academic progress policies, cost of attendance, pass rates on licensing examinations and refund policies. Prospective students are strongly encouraged to carefully review this Guide prior to submitting an application for admission to any Program.