About Us

About Us

In keeping with our mission, our intent is to graduate students who have developed a biblical worldview that enables them to be productive in all areas of life. Institut Supérieur Dale Kietzman is committed to an educational approach that is culturally relevant and socially aware. The educational program is built on a philosophy of education that engages students in culture and society. Education at DKA demands experience and training in the real world as well as in the classroom; therefore, all programs require an extensive experiential component

Institut Supérieur Dale Kietzman Official Institutional Status

Utah State Registration

The Dale Kietzman Academy has established an Exemption under the Utah Post-Secondary School Act (Title 13, Chapter 34, Section 105. Exemption under the Utah Post-Secondary School Act does not mean that the State of Utah supervises, recommends, nor accredits the institution.

U.S.A.-Recognized Accreditation

In partnership with the American National University (ANU), Dale Kietzman Academy has established an instructional site in Murray, Utah, offering online programs. ANU was accredited through the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC) and The Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES). Through a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) DKA courses and degrees fall under American National University’s accreditation. https://www.an.edu/about/mission/


Our Team

Bari Courts PhD -Program Director

You’ll have options. Take advantage of them! That’s what an education is all about: developing yourself as a whole person. Understand your role in society. Meet challenges with an open mind, free of preconceived notions. Use what you learn to improve your campus, your community, and your world. That’s what it means to be a part of something larger than you…a member of the Dale Kietzman Academy community.

Dr. Andre Talla, Chancellor – C.E.O

I am delighted that you have chosen to explore the possibilities at Dale Kietzman Academy. Whether you seek Development education for professional leadership in the church, in the working place or in other areas of society, or for continuing professional education, we have a wealth of offerings to support your goals.

Dr. John Willoughby

Attending on a Rhodes scholarship, Dr. Willoughby earned his B.A. from Yale and a second B.A. (and later an honorary M.A.) from Oxford. He earned his Ph.D. from the University of Rochester in New York.