Statement of Accreditation Status
Ashford University

8620 Spectrum Center Blvd.
San Diego, CA 92123-1406
United States
Telephone: 
OPEID

The OPEID number is used by the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Postsecondary Education (OPE) to identify schools that have Program Participation Agreements (PPA) for purposes of eligibility to participate in Federal Student Financial Assistance programs under Title IV.

001881
Current Accreditation Status

Accredited- Indicates that the Commission has found that an institution has met or exceeded the expectations of the Standards and the Core Commitments to Institutional Capacity and Educational Effectiveness. Initial accreditation is for a period of five to seven years before the next comprehensive review. Reaffirmation is granted for a period of seven to ten years and may be accompanied by a request for interim reports and/or special visits, or a formal Notice of Concern.

Accredited
Most Recent Commission Action: 
Friday, June 19, 2015
First Accredited

Date the institution was first accredited by WSCUC.

2013
Undergraduate FTE: 
31,545
Graduate FTE: 
4,907
Financial Structure Type

Institutions within the WSCUC region are classified as Non-profit, For-profit or State-supported.

For-Profit
Sponsorship

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Proprietary with parent/board
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.

Continuous
Distributes Federal Financial Aid: 
 

Documentation not yet available for this institution.

Degreesort descending Degree Level Year Implemented Modality
Accounting (BA) Bachelors 2008 Distance Education
Applied Behavioral Science (BA) Bachelors 2010 Distance Education
Applied Linguistics (BA) Bachelors 2011 Distance Education
Business (AA) Associate 2006 Distance Education
Business Administration Masters 2005 Distance Education
Business Administration (BA) Bachelors 2007 Distance Education
Business Economics (BA) Bachelors 2009 Distance Education
Business Information Systems (BA) Bachelors 2009 Distance Education
Business Leadership (BA) Bachelors 2010 Distance Education
Child Development (BA) Bachelors 2010 Distance Education
Cognitive Studies (BA) Bachelors 2011 Distance Education
Communication Studies (BA) Bachelors 2008 Distance Education
Complementary and Alternative Health (BA) Bachelors 2011 Distance Education
Computer Graphic Design (BA) Bachelors 2002 On-Site
Computer Software Technology (BS) Bachelors 2018 Distance Education
Consumer and Family Financial Services (BA) Bachelors 2011 Distance Education
Counseling (MA) Masters 2018 Distance Education
Cultural Anthropology (BA) Bachelors 2010 Distance Education
Curriculum and Instruction (MA) Masters 2018 Distance Education
Early Childhood Education (AA) Associate 2010 Distance Education
Early Childhood Education (BA) Bachelors 2008 Distance Education
Early Childhood Education Administration (BA) Bachelors 2008 Distance Education
Education (MA) Masters 2009 Distance Education
Education (MA) Masters 2018 Distance Education
Education (PhD) Research Doctorate 2018 Distance Education
Education Studies (BA) Bachelors 2010 Distance Education
eMarketing (BA) Bachelors 2011 Distance Education
English (BA) Bachelors 2010 Distance Education
English Language Learner Studies (BA) Bachelors 2009 Distance Education
Entrepreneurship (BA) Bachelors 2009 Distance Education
Environmental Studies (BA) Bachelors 2009 Distance Education
Finance (BA) Bachelors 2010 Distance Education
Finance (MS) Masters 2018 Distance Education
Gerontology (BA) Bachelors 2010 Distance Education
Health and Human Services (BA) Bachelors 2009 Distance Education
Health and Wellness (BA) Bachelors 2011 Distance Education
Health Care Administration (BA) Bachelors 2007 Distance Education
Health Care Administration (MA) Masters 2009 Distance Education
Health Care Studies (BA) Bachelors 2009 Distance Education
Health Education (BA) Bachelors 2011 Distance Education
Health Informatics (BA) Bachelors 2011 Distance Education
History (BA) Bachelors 2009 Distance Education
Homeland Security and Emergency Management (BA) Bachelors 2009 Distance Education
Human Development (MA) Masters 2018 Distance Education
Human Resources Management (BA) Bachelors 2009 Distance Education
Human Services (MA) Masters 2018 Distance Education
Human Services (PhD) Research Doctorate 2018 Distance Education
Instructional Design (BA) Bachelors 2010 Distance Education
Instructional Design and Technology (MS) Masters 2018 Distance Education
International Business (BA) Bachelors 2009 Distance Education
Journalism and Mass Communication (BA) Bachelors 2009 Distance Education
Law Enforcement Administration (BA) Bachelors 2010 Distance Education
Leadership (MA) Masters 2018 Distance Education
Liberal Arts (BA) Bachelors 2008 Distance Education
Organizational Development and Leadership (MA) Masters 2018 Distance Education
Organizational Development and Leadership (PhD) Research Doctorate 2018 Distance Education
Psychology (MA) Masters 2018 Distance Education
Psychology (PsyD) Professional Doctorate 2018 Distance Education
Public Sociology (MA) Masters 2018 Distance Education
Technology Management (MS) Masters 2019 Distance Education

Documentation not yet available for this institution.

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