Statement of Accreditation Status
California Institute of Integral Studies

1453 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94103-2557
United States

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.

Current Accreditation Status

Accredited on Warning- A Warning reflects the Commission's finding that an institution fails to meet one or more of the Standards of Accreditation. While on Warning, any new site or degree program initiated by the institution is regarded as a substantive change (see the Substantive Change Manual for details). The candidate or accredited status of the institution continues during the Warning period.

Accredited on Warning
Most Recent Commission Action: 
Friday, February 17, 2017
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.

First Accredited

Date the institution was first accredited by WSCUC.

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Financial Structure Type

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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.

Distributes Federal Financial Aid: 
Rolesort descending Name Title E-mail
Accreditation Liaison Officer Chip Goldstein Associate Provost alo [at]
Board of Directors Chair Ruel Walker Chair, Board of Trustees ruel [at]
Chief Academic Officer Elizabeth Beaven Provost ebeaven [at]
Chief Executive Officer Judie Wexler President jwexler [at]
Chief Financial Officer Espi Sanjana Interim Vice president of finance esanjana [at]
Director Institutional Research Peter Jones Director of Institutional Effectiveness pjones [at]
Degreesort descending Degree Level Year Implemented Modality
Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine Professional Doctorate 2015 On-Site
Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Professional Doctorate 2015 On-Site
Anthropology and Social Change Masters 1984 On-Site
Anthropology and Social Change Research Doctorate 1996 On-Site
Clinical Psychology Professional Doctorate 1992 On-Site
Counseling Psychology Masters 1975 On-Site
Creative Inquiry/Interdisciplinary Studies Masters 2008 On-Site
East-West Psychology Masters 1975 On-Site
East-West Psychology Research Doctorate 1975 On-Site
Health Coaching Certificate Non-degree 2000 On-Site
Human Sexuality Research Doctorate 2014 On-Site
Integral and Transpersonal Psychology Research Doctorate 2015 Distance Education
Integrated Health Studies Masters 2017 Distance Education
Integrative Health Studies Masters 2004 On-Site
Interdisciplinary Arts and Writing Masters 2008 On-Site
Interdisciplinary Studies Bachelors 1994 On-Site
Masters in Counseling Psychology Masters 2017 Distance Education
Philosophy & Religion Masters 2017 Distance Education
Philosophy and Relgion Research Doctorate 1975 On-Site
Philosophy and Religion Masters 1975 On-Site
Psychology Bachelors 2018 Distance Education
Shiatsu Massage Certificate Non-degree 2007 On-Site
Spiritual Counseling Certificate Non-degree 2008 On-Site
Traditional Chinese Medicine Masters 2015 On-Site
Transformative Leadership Masters 1994 Distance Education
Transformative Studies Research Doctorate 1994 Distance Education
Tui Na Massage Certificate Non-degree 2007 On-Site
Women Gender Spirituality and Social Justice Masters 1975 On-Site

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