June 2019 Commission Actions

During the month of June 2019, 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

  • California University of Science and Medicine 
  • Stanton University 

Grant Initial Accreditation

  • New York Film Academy
  • Stockton Christian Life College 
  • SUM Bible College & Theological Seminary 

Reaffirm Accreditation for 10 Years

  • CSU Los Angeles 
  • CSU Monterey Bay 

Reaffirm Accreditation for 8 Years

  • Chaminade University of Honolulu 
  • CSU Chico 
  • CSU Maritime Academy 
  • CSU Stanislaus 
  • Fuller Theological Seminary 
  • Pitzer College 
  • The Wright Institute 
  • University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences 
  • University of the Pacific 

Reaffirm Accreditation for 6 Years

  • Ashford University 
  • California Baptist University 
  • Dominican School of Philosophy & Theology 
  • Golden Gate University 

Following a Special Visit – Continue the previously scheduled reaffirmation review

  • Abu Dhabi University 
  • Southern California University of Health Sciences 
  • Universidad de Las Americas 

Following a Special Visit – Defer Action

  • Holy Names University 

Following a Special Visit – Remove the Formal Notice of Concern

  • Sofia University 

Following a Special Visit – Impose Probation

  • San Diego Christian College


Structural Change

Ashford University

Approved a Change of Control and Legal Status


University of Redlands

Approved the institution’s Merger with San Francisco Theological Seminary


Substantive Changes

California State University, Monterey Bay

Speech Language Pathology

New Degree program


University of Guam

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering

New Degree program


University of the Pacific

Master of Science in Law (MSL)

Distance Education program


University of the Pacific

Master of Laws (LLM)

Distance Education program


Trident University International

Associate of Science in Homeland Security

Distance Education program


California State University, Dominguez Hills

Master of Science in Systems Engineering

Distance Education program


Interim Reports