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AMDA College of the Performing Arts

6305 Yucca Street

Los Angeles, CA 90028

United States

Telephone: 323-469-3300

URL: www.amda.edu

Staff Liaison:Each institution is assigned a staff liaison who is their primary point of contact for accreditation activities. Mark Goor

Student Achievement URL:WSCUC Standards require that institutions regularly generate, evaluate, and make public data about student achievement, including measures of retention, and graduation, and evidence of student learning. https://www.amda.edu/amda-data

Current Accreditation Status:Candidate - Reflects the Commission's decision that the institution has demonstrated that it meets all, or nearly all, of the Standards of Accreditation at a minimum level and has a clear plan in place to meet the Standards at a substantial level of compliance for accreditation. Candidate

Most Recent Commission Action: November 06, 2020

Granted Candidacy:Candidacy is a status of preliminary affiliation with the Senior College and University Commission, awarded for a maximum of four years following a procedure for institutional review that includes self-study and on-site visitation. Candidacy indicates that the institution meets all or nearly all the Standards at a minimum level. Candidacy is not accreditation and does not ensure eventual accreditation; it means that an institution is progressing toward accreditation. This is the date that the institution was first granted the status of Candidacy with WSCUC. Not all institutions have become accredited with WSCUC through the Candidacy process. 2020

First Accredited:Date the institution was first accredited by WSCUC.

Undergraduate FTE: 1,395

Graduate FTE: 4

Financial Structure Type:Institutions within the WSCUC region are classified as Non-profit, For-profit or State-supported. Non-Profit

Sponsorship:Choices include: No related entity, Proprietary with Parent Board, Religious Control, Multi-institutional system, Other. For more information please see the Related Entities Policy. No Related Entity

Academic Calendar:The period of time generally extending from September to June; usually equated to 2 semesters or trimesters, 3 quarters, or the period covered by a 4-1-4 calendar system. Semester

Distributes Financial Aid: Yes

RoleNameTitleEmail
Accreditation Liaison OfficerJohn GalganoChief of Staff & General Counseljgalgano@amda.edu
Board of Directors ChairNancy Sullivansullivan.nanc@gmail.com
Chief Academic OfficerMichael AngottiProvost and Chief Academic Officermangotti@amda.edu
Chief Executive OfficerJan Rugger-MartinPresident and Executive Directorjmartin@amda.edu
Chief Financial OfficerDavid SilvermanCFO, Director of Business Affairsdsilverman@amda.edu
Director Institutional ResearchDonald EverhartDirector of Institutional Researchdeverhart@amda.edu
OPEIDNameCityLocation TypeStatus
00757200AMDA College of the Performing ArtsLos AngelesMain CampusActive
DegreeDegree LevelYear ImplementedModality
SeasonYearReview Type
Spring2022Seeking Accreditation Visit