mission of Kendall University is to educate its students "for the different
professions and for the honorable discharge of the duties of life."
and sustained within the free and open traditions, this university is committed
to being a teaching-learning community of the highest order, engaged in the
pursuit of truth from a scholars perspective.
intend to graduate persons with a global perspective who are competent, caring,
creative, generous persons of character and potential.
will build those quality programs that will enable each member of the university
to become stronger in body, mind, and spirit, to experience what it means
to be part of a team.
this commitment to quality higher education makes Kendall University a distinctive
educational institution, it is important to state clearly the perspectives
which establish and inform its life.
a virtual institution of higher learning, Kendall University exists to assist
students in their quest not only for relevant knowledge, meaningful relationships
and useful skills, but also for maturity in self-understanding, and personal
values. Its curricular design and community life seek to unite the objectivity
and rigor of academic inquiry with a sense of perspective and mission emerging
from technological innovation.
University seeks to highlight the freedom of the mind through inquiry, to
emphasize the importance of individual worth and and to foster the achievement
of true community through shared experience and commitment. Specifically,
Kendall University seeks to provide a superior education. As an institution
centered in the liberal arts, Kendall University is dedicated to cultivating
in each individual an awareness of the physical world, a sense of history,
an appreciation of culture, spiritual maturity, a global perspective, social
conscience and an interest in the worth of ideas regardless of their immediate
the university seeks to prepare thoughtful leaders who are able to enter
and compete successfully in graduate schools or the professional fields of
their choice. Professional preparation and the liberal arts are not held
as antithetical. To the contrary, the aspiration is to bring together the
liberal arts, professional preparation, and understanding. The university
community has a perspective of truth and is prepared to raise the questions
of truth, value, meaning and morality.
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