South Baylo University was founded on three principal objectives:
value, peace and professionalism.
David J. Park, Ph.D.
Founder, South Baylo
Dr. David J. Park, founder of South Baylo University,
has over the years excelled both in the fields of business and economics.
His academic preparation includes a bachelor’s degree in Business
and Public Administration from Claremont McKenna College, and master’s
and doctorate degrees in Economics from the University of Southern
For over three decades, until the late 90’s,
Dr. Park was a professor in economics at La Verne University, University
of Maryland, and California State Polytechnic University. In the
spring of 1977, he founded the South Baylo University which was
incorporated as a non-profit public benefit corporation in 1980.
As the founder of the largest AOM educational institution
in the United States, Dr. Park articulated the founding philosophy
of South Baylo University outlining three principal objectives:
Value, Peace, and Professionalism.
The University encourages critical
examination of one's own value judgments and the discovery of the
true values upon which the acquisition of knowledge is based. The
educational values of South Baylo University rest upon guiding the
student to discover these values and to utilize them in the acquisition
The University has adopted a policy
of making itself the meeting place for different cultures and values.
In this way mutual understandings and cooperation may occur. For
this reason, the University encourages the enrollment of international
students who aspire to learning about diverse cultures and understanding
the beliefs of others. The University's educational programs offer
an environment where cultures blend together to create an internationally
recognized educational experience.
The University endeavors
to help its students achieve professional excellence by offering
highly specialized courses in allied health care fields. The University
offers an opportunity for professional growth, chances to achieve
professional excellence, and the groundwork for establishing a satisfying
professional life of commitment and contribution to society.