February 2016 Commission Actions

During the month of February 2016, the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC) took action on the following institutions. Copies of Commission action letters and visiting team reports are available on the WSCUC website at www.wscuc.org, with the exception of Substantive Change reports and Interim Reports, which are not made public.

 

Remove Formal Notice of Concern

  • Phillips Graduate University

Continue Candidacy

  • Coleman University

Grant Initial Accreditation

  • United Arab Emirates University
  • Universidad de las Americas
  • Saint Katherine College
  • Claremont Lincoln University
  • Abu Dhabi University
  • University of Antelope Valley
  • Pacific College

Reaffirm Accreditation

  • Marymount California University
  • California State University Fresno
  • University of California Santa Cruz
  • Graduate Theological Union

Continue Accreditation Following a Special Visit

  • Alliant International University
  • Touro University Worldwide

 

Structural Changes

KAISER PERMANENTE SCHOOL OF ALLIED HEALTH SCIENCES
Associate of Science in Medical Assisting
(New Degree Program/1ST Associates)

 

HOPE INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY
Merger with Nebraska Christian College

 

PEPPERDINE UNIVERSITY
PhD in Global Leadership
(New Degree Program/1st Research Doctorate)

 

Substantive Changes

WILLIAM JESSUP UNIVERSITY
Master of Arts in Education
(New Degree Program)
Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice
(Distance Education Program)

 

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, IRVINE
Master of Legal and Forensic Psychology
(Distance Education Program)