At Johnson & Wales University, we prepare you for personal and professional success. Our pioneering educational model of combining academics, hands-on training, work experience tied to a field of study, leadership opportunities and career development has made JWU a recognized leader in career education. The mission of Johnson & Wales University is to empower its diverse student body to succeed in today's dynamic world by integrating general education, professional skills and career-focused education. To this end, the university employs its faculty, services, curricula and facilities to equip students with the conceptual and practical tools required to become contributing members of society. Denver students enjoy a broad mix of social, cultural, educational and recreational programs including National Student Organizations, Greek Life, and interest specific clubs and programs as well as campus-wide events. The campus’ Community Leadership Institute is a model for involved community service throughout the region.
Johnson & Wales University-Denver serves 1,519 students (91.05% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 43%.
Johnson & Wales University-Denver is one of 5 community colleges within Denver County