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California State University, Fullerton

800 N State College Blvd

Fullerton, CA 92831

United States

Telephone: 657-278-2593

URL: http://www.fullerton.edu

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

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. http://www.fullerton.edu/data/institutionalresearch/student/index.php

Current Accreditation Status:Accredited - Reflects the Commission's finding that the institution is in compliance with the Standards. Accredited

Most Recent Commission Action: February 14, 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. 1900

First Accredited:Date the institution was first accredited by WSCUC. 1961

Undergraduate FTE: 32,648

Graduate FTE: 3,350

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

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. Multi-institution System

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 OfficerSu SwaratAssociate Vice President for Institutional Effectiveness & Accreditation Liaison Officersswarat@fullerton.edu
Board of Directors ChairLillian KimbellChair of the Board of Trustees of the CSUtrusteesecretariat@calstate.edu
Chief Academic OfficerCarolyn ThomasProvost and Vice President for Academic Affairsccthomas@fullerton.edu
Chief Executive OfficerFramroze VirjeePresidentfvirjee@fullerton.edu
Chief Financial OfficerRon ColeyInterim Vice President for Administration and Financercoley@fullerton.edu
Director Institutional ResearchSu SwaratAssociate Vice President for Institutional Effectiveness & Accreditation Liaison Officersswarat@fullerton.edu
OPEIDNameCityLocation TypeStatus
Anaheim Elementary School DistrictAnaheimAdditionalActive
00113700Anaheim Union High SchoolAnaheimAdditionalActive
00113701CSUF Irvine LocationIrvineAdditionalActive
00113700California State University FullertonFullertonMain CampusActive
113700California State University, FullertonSanta AnaAdditionalActive
00113707Fullerton Joint Union High School DistrictFullertonAdditionalActive
Norwalk La Mirada Unified School DistrictNorwalkAdditionalActive
Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified School DistrictPlacentiaAdditionalActive
DegreeDegree LevelYear ImplementedModality
AccountancyMasters1983On-Site
Accounting and FinanceMasters2021On-Site
Administrative Services Credential (Clear)Non-degree2015On-Site
Administrative Services Credential (Preliminary)Non-degree2015On-Site
Administrative Services Credential (Preliminary)Non-degree2015Distance Education
American StudiesBachelors1969On-Site
American StudiesMasters1975On-Site
AnthropologyBachelors1964On-Site
AnthropologyMasters1969On-Site
Art (BA)Bachelors1962On-Site
Art (BFA)Bachelors1983On-Site
Art (MA)Masters1964On-Site
Art (MFA)Masters1983On-Site
Artist Diploma: Professional Certificate in Music PerformanceNon-degree2014On-Site
Athletic TrainingMasters2019On-Site
BiochemistryBachelors1989On-Site
Biological ScienceBachelors1960On-Site
BiologyMasters1964On-Site
Business AdministrationMasters1963On-Site
Business AdministrationBachelors2012Distance Education
Business AdministrationBachelors1959On-Site
Chemistry (BA)Bachelors1962On-Site
Chemistry (BS)Bachelors1974On-Site
Chemistry (MA)Masters1970On-Site
Chemistry (MS)Masters1984On-Site
Child and Adolescent StudiesBachelors2021On-Site
Cinema and Television ArtsBachelors2001On-Site
Civil EngineeringBachelors1968On-Site
Civil EngineeringMasters1967On-Site
Communication Sciences and Disorders Multicultural CertificateNon-degree2021On-Site
Communication StudiesMasters1966On-Site
Communication StudiesBachelors1961On-Site
CommunicationsMasters1967On-Site
CommunicationsBachelors1963On-Site
Communicative DisordersBachelors1979On-Site
Communicative DisordersMasters1979On-Site
Community College Studies CertificateNon-degree2010On-Site
Comparative LiteratureBachelors1961On-Site
Computational Applied MathematicsMasters2020On-Site
Computer EngineeringBachelors2004On-Site
Computer EngineeringMasters2013On-Site
Computer ScienceMasters1974On-Site
Computer ScienceBachelors1971On-Site
CounselingMasters1974On-Site
Criminal JusticeBachelors1973On-Site
DanceBachelors1991On-Site
Digital Communications Media CertificateNon-degree2018On-Site
Earth ScienceBachelors2011On-Site
EconomicsBachelors1961On-Site
EconomicsMasters1966On-Site
Education (Bilingual/Bicultural)Masters1977On-Site
Education (Educational Administration)Masters2010Distance Education
Education (Elementary Curriculum and Instruction)Masters2010Distance Education
Education (Higher Education)Masters1981On-Site
Education (Literacy and Reading)Masters1967On-Site
Education (Literacy and Reading)Masters2010Distance Education
Education (Secondary Education)Masters2010Distance Education
Education (Secondary Education)Masters2001On-Site
Education (Special Education)Masters2014Distance Education
Education (Special Education)Masters1967On-Site
Education (TESOL)Masters1982On-Site
Education Specialist (Clear) CredentialNon-degree2012Distance Education
Education Specialist (Prelim) Credential: Early Childhood SpecialistNon-degree2011On-Site
Education Specialist (Preliminary) Credential: Mild/ModerateNon-degree2010On-Site
Education Specialist (Preliminary) Credential: Moderate/SevereNon-degree2010On-Site
Educational Leadership (Community College)Professional Doctorate2008On-Site
Educational Leadership (Pre K-12)Professional Doctorate2007On-Site
Educational TechnologyMasters2009Distance Education
Educational Technology Integration CertificateNon-degree2014On-Site
Electrical EngineeringBachelors1968On-Site
Electrical EngineeringMasters1967On-Site
Engineering (General)Bachelors1972On-Site
EnglishMasters1963On-Site
EnglishBachelors1961On-Site
Environmental EngineeringMasters2012Distance Education
Environmental StudiesMasters1972On-Site
Ethnic StudiesBachelors1970On-Site
Forensic Anthropology CertificateNon-degree2019On-Site
FrenchBachelors1963On-Site
Geographic Information Systems CertificateNon-degree2018On-Site
GeographyBachelors1961On-Site
GeographyMasters1968On-Site
GeologyMasters1999On-Site
GeologyBachelors1969On-Site
Geospatial Technologies CertificateNon-degree2018On-Site
GerontologyMasters2001On-Site
Health Care Analytics CertificateNon-degree2016On-Site
HistoryMasters1963On-Site
HistoryBachelors1961On-Site
Human ServicesBachelors1972On-Site
Humanities and Social Sciences (Online Degree Completion)Bachelors2019Distance Education
Improvement Science for Education LeadersNon-degree2021Distance Education
Information SystemsMasters1981On-Site
Information TechnologyMasters2005Distance Education
Information Technology (Data Science)Masters2017Distance Education
Information Technology (Information Technology Management)Masters2017Distance Education
Instructional Design Certificate Level 1Non-degree2018Distance Education
Instructional Design Certificate Level 2Non-degree2018Distance Education
Instructional Design and TechnologyMasters2002Distance Education
International BusinessBachelors1984On-Site
JapaneseBachelors1991On-Site
KinesiologyMasters1968On-Site
KinesiologyBachelors1965On-Site
Latin American StudiesBachelors1970On-Site
Liberal StudiesBachelors1972On-Site
LinguisticsBachelors1966On-Site
LinguisticsMasters1969On-Site
MathematicsBachelors1960On-Site
MathematicsMasters1968On-Site
Mechanical EngineeringMasters1967On-Site
Mechanical EngineeringBachelors1968On-Site
Multiple Subject Credential (Clear)Non-degree2011Distance Education
Multiple Subject Credential (Preliminary)Non-degree2004On-Site
Museum Studies CertificateNon-degree2000On-Site
Music (BA)Bachelors1960On-Site
Music (BM)Bachelors1968On-Site
Music (MA)Masters1964On-Site
Music (MM)Masters1976On-Site
NursingBachelors1975On-Site
NursingBachelors2000Distance Education
NursingMasters1991On-Site
Nursing (Nursing Leadership)Masters2008Distance Education
Nursing (School Nursing)Masters2005Distance Education
Nursing PracticeProfessional Doctorate2010Distance Education
PhilosophyBachelors1962On-Site
Photocommunications CertificateNon-degree2018On-Site
PhysicsMasters1996On-Site
PhysicsBachelors1962On-Site
Political ScienceMasters1964On-Site
Political ScienceBachelors1960On-Site
Postsecondary Literacy and LearningNon-degree2005Distance Education
Pre-Health Professions Post-baccalaureate ProgramNon-degree2009On-Site
Professional Certificate in Human Resources ManagementNon-degree2019Distance Education
Professional Certificate in Personal Financial PlanningNon-degree2018On-Site
Professional Certificate in Public HealthNon-degree2019On-Site
PsychologyBachelors1961On-Site
Psychology (MA)Masters1966On-Site
Psychology (MS Clinical)Masters1974On-Site
Public AdministrationBachelors2000On-Site
Public AdministrationMasters1967On-Site
Public HealthMasters2003On-Site
Public HealthBachelors2019On-Site
Radio-Audio CertificateNon-degree2018On-Site
Reading and Literacy Leadership Specialist CredentialNon-degree2012On-Site
Reading and Literacy Leadership Specialist CredentialNon-degree2012Distance Education
Religious StudiesBachelors1969On-Site
School Nurse Services CredentialNon-degree2005Distance Education
ScreenwritingMasters2010On-Site
Security Studies CertificateNon-degree2020On-Site
Single Subject Credential (Clear)Non-degree2011Distance Education
Single Subject Credential (Preliminary)Non-degree2003On-Site
Social WorkMasters2007On-Site
SociologyBachelors2012Distance Education
SociologyMasters1966On-Site
SociologyBachelors1962On-Site
Software EngineeringMasters2010On-Site
Software EngineeringMasters2004Distance Education
SpanishMasters1969On-Site
SpanishBachelors1963On-Site
Spanish for Hispanic Media CertificateNon-degree2017On-Site
Speech-Language Pathology Services Credential: Language, Speech and HearingNon-degree2011On-Site
StatisticsMasters2013Distance Education
TaxationMasters1978On-Site
Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) CertNon-degree2015On-Site
Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) Certificate (Postbac)Non-degree2000On-Site
Theatre (BA)Bachelors1964On-Site
Theatre (BFA)Bachelors1998On-Site
Theatre Arts (MFA)Masters1976On-Site
Translation: Spanish to English / English to Spanish CertificateNon-degree2020On-Site
Women and Gender StudiesBachelors2000On-Site
SeasonYearReview Type
Spring2023Interim Report
Spring2029Offsite Review
Fall2029Accreditation Visit