February 2020 Commission Actions

During the month of February, 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.

Grant Candidacy

  • Lincoln Law School of Sacramento
  • Oak Valley College

Grant Initial Accreditation

  • Cal Northern School of Law
  • Institute of Buddhist Studies
  • Mount Madonna Institute
  • National Test Pilot School

Reaffirm Accreditation for 10 Years

  • California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
  • California State University, Fullerton
  • Kaiser Permanente School of Allied Health Sciences
  • National University
  • The Broad Center
  • The Scripps Research Institute
  • University of California, Los Angeles
  • University of California, San Diego 

Reaffirm Accreditation for 8 Years

  • California State University, Bakersfield
  • Mills College
  • Pacific College of Health and Science
  • Zaytuna College

Reaffirm Accreditation for 6 Years – Issue a Formal Notice of Concern

  • Presidio Graduate School

Following a Special Visit – Proceed to reaffirmation

  • American University of Health Sciences
  • California Health Sciences University
  • Marymount California University
  • Pacific Oaks College

Following a Special Visit – Remove the Warning

  • Cogswell Polytechnical College

Following a Special Visit – Issue a Formal Notice of Concern

  • Hawaii Pacific University

Following a Special Visit – Continue the Formal Notice of Concern

  • Claremont School of Theology

Following a Special Visit – Continue the Order to Show Cause

  • International Technological University

Following a Structural Change Visit – Issue a Warning

  • Sofia University

 

 

Structural Change

Reach Institute for School Leadership

  • Bachelor of Arts in Global Education (distance education)
  • Incubation Relationship with Oxford Teachers Academy

 

 

Substantive Changes 

Loyola Marymount University

Educational Leadership for Social Justice (EdD)

New Distance Education program

 

West Coast University

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

New Distance Education program

 

West Coast University

Master of Business Administration

New Distance Education program

 

Westcliff University

Master of Science in Engineering Management (MSEM)

New Degree On-site program and New Distance Education program

 

Cogswell Polytechnical College

Bachelor of Science in Software Development

New On-site program

 

United Arab Emirates University

Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering

New On-site program

 

Interim Reports

Notre Dame de Namur University

Accept an Interim Report; Issue a Formal Notice of Concern

 

Pacific Union College

Accept an Interim Report; Issue a Formal Notice of Concern

 

University of California, Santa Cruz

Accept an Interim Report