Johnson & Wales University
Founded in 1914, Johnson & Wales University (JWU) is a nonprofit, private institution. A recognized leader in career education, it offers accredited degrees in business, hospitality, culinary arts, technology, and education to more than 16,000 graduate and undergraduate students, representing all 50 states and 96 countries.
By integrating academics and professional skills, related work experiences, leadership opportunities and career services, JWU prepares driven students who are seeking a competitive advantage in the global economy. The university is committed to urban revitalization and thoughtful historic renovation. Through active civic participation and unique learning opportunities, JWU improves the quality of life in its campus communities in Providence, Rhode Island; North Miami, Florida; Denver, Colorado; and Charlotte, North Carolina.