Study at Maharishi University of ManagementProfile of Maharishi University of Management
Maharishi is found in Fairfield, IA. Fairfield is a self-contained town. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Students can earn degrees up to and including the Doctoral degree at Maharishi.
The school is known for its programs in fine arts, computer science and engineering, and conservation and resource management.
Admission to Maharishi is not automatic; not everyone who applies gets in. Many applicants are from out of state, an indication of the quality or special character of the school.
Students numbered 948 in 2007 at Maharishi. The school has a large minority student population. A very high share of students at Maharishi are male.
Full-time students are the norm at the school. Maharishi offers dorm rooms to a higher percentage of its students than do most colleges. The school offers students meal plans.
The school reports its educational mission is:
"Maharishi University of Management was founded in 1971 by His Holiness Maharishi Mahesh Yogi to fulfill the highest ideals of education. Foremost among these ideals is to help students develop the ability to think and act in harmony with their environment and to live a fulfilled life. The University has pioneered a unique system of higher education based on developing students full alertness and creative intelligence-the foundation of learning. This system integrates de content of traditional discipline-based education with knowledge and technologies for developing students mental potential. At the foundation of this system is student, faculty, and administrators practice of systematic and scientifically verified techniques to develop the full potential of human consciousness. Through programs that give students a traditional education while cultivating the holistic growth of consciousness, mind and body, the University offers students the skills needed to manage their lives effectively, to lead lives characterized by health and wisdom, and to achieve both personal and professional success and fulfillment on all areas of life. The Universitys unique educational programs are designed to fulfill a commitment to four broad areas of responsibility: To achieve educational excellence To promote the holistic development of our students: consciousness, mind and body To conduct original research and extend the frontiers of knowledge To improve the quality of life for the individual, the nation, and the world"
Maharishi Programs and Degrees
Maharishi University of Management
1000 N 4th St
Fairfield, IA 52557
General Phone: (515) 472-7000