The university is a tuition-free institution, which manages a graduate nursing school, a graduate school with doctor of philosophy and master's degree programs. The medical school curriculum includes a concentration of preventive medicine, primary care, military medicine, and emergency medicine.
Jensen will be assigned to the U.S. Air Force. He is the son of Allen R. and Lola K. Jensen of Millville, Utah. His wife, Angela, is the daughter of Camille M. Nelson of Ketchikan.
The captain graduated in 1996 from Mountain Crest High School, Hyrum, Utah, and received a bachelor's degree in 2002 from Weber State University, Ogden, Utah.