The mission of Soka University of America is to foster a steady stream of global citizens committed to living a contributive life. Daisaku Ikeda, Founder, SUA
* Be philosophers of a renaissance of life.
* Be world citizens in solidarity for peace.
* Be the pioneers of a global civilization.
* Foster leaders of culture in the community.
* Foster leaders of humanism in society.
* Foster leaders of pacifism in the world.
* Foster leaders for the creative coexistence of nature and humanity.
SUA is founded on the belief that student-centered education is the best way to promote peace and human rights by fostering a global humanistic perspective on the world in which we live. The university prepares students for graduate studies and the world of work in an increasingly diverse and global society.