Northwestern Polytechnic University is the only fully-accredited university offering bachelor's, master's, and doctorate degree programs in Fremont, California. As such, NPU has become a community leader in the area of education, employment, and research.
The University is first and foremost an institution of learning and teaching, committed to serving the needs of society and involved in the academic and civic communities of which it is a part. To this end, the University is a member of the Fremont and San Jose Chambers of Commerce. University staff and faculty serve on committees of the Fremont City Council and on community college foundations, and act as members of visiting teams for certain academic accrediting organizations. The NPU administrators participate in local job fairs and work with local businesses to provide job opportunities for our students. The University also provides space for meetings of various local government bodies and businesses.