Taft University System

Overview

At a Glance

School type

Private, for-profit, 4-year or above

Faculty

63 Faculty Members | 13:1 student faculty ratio

Religious affliation

Not applicable

Mission Statement

The mission and purpose of Taft Law School, a private independent school of law, is to offer unique and innovative distance learning educational programs in law 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 School is committed to providing a quality legal 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 School seeks students from all regions of the United States, and English-speaking students from around the world. It is an objective of the School to utilize advancing technologies in the delivery of its educational services. 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. It is an objective of the University to utilize advancing technologies in the delivery of its educational services and, when necessary, reject outdated educational standards if such standards are inconsistent with providing efficient and quality distance education programs.

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cost & financial aid

Annual tuition & fees

Undergraduate

In state

$3,740

Out of state

$3,740
Graduate

In state

$5,590

Out of state

$5,590

Financial aid resources

Paying for college

Learn about different ways to cover costs, incluing financial aid, GI Bills, grants and scholarships

Applying for financial Aid

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Academics

Most Popular Undergraduate majors

  • Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
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Undergraduate Majors X

  • BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES

Most Popular Graduate programs

  • Taxation
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Education, General
  • Tax Law/Taxation
  • Programs for Foreign Lawyers
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Graduate ProgramsX

  • BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
    • Business Administration and Management, General
      • A program that generally prepares individuals to plan, organize, direct, and control the functions and processes of a firm or organization. Includes instruction in management theory, human resources management and behavior, accounting and other quantitative methods, purchasing and logistics, organization and production, marketing, and business decision-making. Examples: [General Management], [Business Administration] See other colleges that offer this major
    • Taxation
      • A program that prepares individuals to provide tax advice and management services to individuals and corporations. Includes instruction in tax law and regulations, tax record systems, individual and corporate income taxation, tax planning, partnerships and fiduciary relationships, estates and trusts, property depreciation, capital gains and losses, dispositions, transfers, liquidity, valuation, and applications to specific tax problems. See other colleges that offer this major
  • EDUCATION
    • Education, General
      • A program that focuses on the general theory and practice of learning and teaching, the basic principles of educational psychology, the art of teaching, the planning and administration of educational activities, school safety and health issues, and the social foundations of education. See other colleges that offer this major
  • LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
    • Programs for Foreign Lawyers
      • A program that prepares lawyers educated outside the United States to understand U. S. or Canadian law and jurisprudence. Examples: [Programs for Foreign Lawyers (LL.M., M.C.L.)] See other colleges that offer this major
    • Tax Law/Taxation
      • An advanced, professional study of tax law and taxation procedures in U.S. or Canadian jurisdictions affecting individuals and corporations. Examples: [Tax Law/Taxation (LL.M.)], [Tax Law/Taxation (J.S.D./S.J.D.)] See other colleges that offer this major

Types of Degrees Offered

  • Certificate
  • Associate's degree
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Master's degree
  • Doctoral degree
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Admissions

Application Fee

Undergraduate
$75
Graduate
$75
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Student Life

Student Demographics

Female Students
50%
Male Students
50%

Student Ethnicities
  1. Caucasian40.07%
  2. Black27.85%
  3. Not Specified12.87%
  4. Asian9.28%
  5. Hispanic/Latino8.47%
  6. American Indian/Alaska Native1.14%
  7. Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander0.33%
  8. Two Or More Ethnicities-0.01%

Student body breakdown

Total students enrolled

845

Undergraduate students

3

Graduate students

842

Attendance breakdown

Full time
57%
Part time
43%

Student services

  • Meal plan
  • Counseling services
  • Remedial services
  • Work-study
  • Placement services
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening classes
  • On-campus day care for student's children
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