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Keiser University

About Keiser University

Since 1977, Keiser University has maintained a practical, hands-on approach to career-focused education to help our students achieve their personal and professional goals. Our student-centered approach remains at the foundation of the Keiser University mission and continues to attract students who prefer a more personal learning experience.

At Keiser University, you will find a warm, friendly community with faculty and staff truly committed to your success. Our small class sizes, individualized attention, and one-class-at-a-time schedules create a positive learning environment where you can excel. Whether your goal is to prepare for a new career or to advance with your current employer, Keiser University is designed around your needs.

Keiser University Advantage

• Associate, Bachelor's, Master's and Doctoral degree programs

• Day, Evening, and Online Classes

• Financial Aid to Those Who Qualify

• Job Placement Assistance Available

• Military-friendly, scholarships for qualified active duty personnel, Veterans, and dependants. Yellow Ribbon program participant, approved for Veterans training

Programs and delivery format vary by campus. Courses are subject to change.

Keiser University's programs and curriculum remain in-line with technology and workforce trends, helping you develop the skills and qualifications necessary to succeed in today's job market. Our career-focused programs make it possible for you to graduate in less time than you may think.

Keiser University is a private, not-for-profit university.

Paralegal - Associate

Keiser University’s Associate of Arts degree in Paralegal Studies prepares students to support attorneys in transactional and litigation fields through legal research, document drafting, case management, evidence gathering and the litigation procedure. Paralegals are often involved in trial assistance and other dispute resolution processes, as well as with preparation of real estate documents, wills, trusts, contracts, corporate matters and law office investigations.

The following objectives are designed to meet Keiser University’s mission and its objective:

  • To develop students’ written and verbal competencies, enabling them to think critically and communicate effectively.
  • To instruct students in analytical and technical skills.
  • To provide students with a sound understanding of a legal practice in the United States.
  • To prepare graduates to work as paralegals for lawyers in both civil and criminal practices in firms, businesses and corporations.

Criminal Justice - Associate

Keiser University’s Associate of Arts degree in Criminal Justice presents the major components of the American criminal justice system. It includes criminal behavior patterns, law enforcement organizations, juvenile systems, legal principles and doctrines and fundamentals of criminal investigations. Courses utilize hands-on activities.

The following objectives are designed to meet Keiser University’s mission and its objectives:

  • To develop students’ understanding of the American criminal justice system.
  • To present students with an in-depth review of institutions, laws, theories and the players that make up the system.
  • To assist graduates in obtaining entry-level criminal justice positions.
  • To prepared students for employment or advancement in criminal justice related fields.

Crime Scene Technology - Associate

Keiser University’s Associate of Science degree in Crime Scene Technology prepares students with fundamental competencies in the areas of recognizing, documenting, collecting, preserving and presenting physical material for use as evidence in legal proceedings.

The following objectives are designed to meet Keiser University’s mission and its objectives:

  • To provide students with comprehensive background knowledge of the American judicial system, its Constitutional foundation, key components and participants.
  • To instruct students in the skills associated with basic field investigative procedures with primary emphasis on principles, concepts, and fundamental techniques utilized in forensic field (crime scene) investigations.
  • To instruct students in the specialized procedures used to effectively and safely process and document the results of forensic field investigations.
  • To introduce students to basic procedures, witness demeanor, and protocols associated with providing evidence in legal proceedings.
  • To assist graduates in obtaining entry-level positions as crime scene investigators or forensic identification specialists.

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).


Any Certificate or Diploma program that KU offers now or in the future are considered Gainful Employment Programs. While the non-profit status exempts them for disclosures related to Associates, Bachelors, Masters and PhD programs, any Certificate or Diploma programs are captured by the gainful employment rule.

Campus Locations

Clearwater, FL

16120 US Hwy 19 N



Daytona Beach, FL

1800 Business Park Boulevard

Daytona Beach,


Fort Myers, FL

9100 Forum Corporate Parkway

Fort Myers,


Ft Lauderdale, FL

1500 NW 49th St.

Fort Lauderdale,


Jacksonville, FL

6430 Southpoint Pkwy



Lakeland, FL

2400 Interstate Dr



Melbourne, FL

900 S. Babcock St



Naples, FL

3909 Tamiami Trail East



New Port Richey, FL

6300 US Highway 19 North

New Port Richey,


Orlando, FL

5600 Lake Underhill Rd



Pembroke Pines, FL

1640 SW 145 Ave

Pembroke Pines,


Port St Lucie, FL

9400 SW Discovery Way

Port St Lucie,


Sarasota, FL

6151 Lake Osprey Dr



Tallahassee, FL

1700 Halstead Blvd



Tampa, FL

5002 West Waters Ave



West Palm Beach, FL

2085 Vista Parkway

West Palm Beach,



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