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California State University, Northridge

18111 Nordhoff Street

Northridge, CA 91330-8230

United States

Telephone: 818-677-2957

URL: http://www.csun.edu

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

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.csun.edu/counts

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

Most Recent Commission Action: February 24, 2012

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. 1960

Undergraduate FTE: 31,384

Graduate FTE: 3,064

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

Accreditation documents for this institution are not yet available.
RoleNameTitleEmail
Accreditation Liaison OfficerMatthew CahnVice Provostcahn@csun.edu
Board of Directors ChairLillian KimbellChair of the Board of Trustees of the CSUtrusteesecretariat@calstate.edu
Chief Academic OfficerMary Beth WalkerProvostmarybeth.walker@csun.edu
Chief Executive OfficerErika BeckPresidentpresident@csun.edu
Chief Financial OfficerColin DonahueVice President for Administration & Finance/CFOcolin.donahue@csun.edu
Director Institutional ResearchJanet OhDirector of Institutional Researchjanetoh@csun.edu
OPEIDNameCityLocation TypeStatus
00115306AlhambraAlhambraAdditionalActive
00115356Angeles Registrar-RecorderNorwalkAdditionalActive
00115300California State University NorthridgeNorthridgeMain CampusActive
00115302Glendale Community CollegeGlendaleAdditionalActive
00115346LASPD downtownLos AngelesAdditionalActive
00115310LAUSD Administrative HeadquartersLos AngelesAdditionalActive
00115327Mental Health DeptLos AngelesAdditionalActive
00115304Santa BarbaraSanta BarbaraAdditionalActive
00115347South El MonteSouth El MonteAdditionalActive
DegreeDegree LevelYear ImplementedModality
AccountancyBachelors1975On-Site
Advanced Certificate in Transdisciplinary InterventionNon-degree2001On-Site
Advanced Study in Educational TherapyNon-degree2001On-Site
Advanced Study in Parent/Child Specialization/ConsultationNon-degree2001On-Site
Africana StudiesBachelors1969On-Site
AnthropologyBachelors1958On-Site
AnthropologyMasters2004On-Site
Applied Behavior AnalysisMasters2015On-Site
ArtMasters1958On-Site
ArtBachelors1958On-Site
Asian American StudiesBachelors1991On-Site
Assistive Technology EngineeringMasters2020Distance Education
Assistive Technology Studies and Human ServicesMasters2011Distance Education
Athletic TrainingBachelors2007On-Site
AudiologyProfessional Doctorate2019On-Site
BiochemistryBachelors1978On-Site
BiochemistryMasters2005On-Site
BiologyBachelors1964On-Site
BiologyMasters1981On-Site
Business AdministrationBachelors1958On-Site
Business AdministrationMasters1958On-Site
Career Education and CounselingNon-degree2001On-Site
Central American StudiesBachelors2007On-Site
Certificate in Real EstateNon-degree2020On-Site
Certificate of Dietetic InternshipNon-degree2015On-Site
ChemistryMasters1965On-Site
ChemistryBachelors1961On-Site
Chicano and Chicana StudiesBachelors1969On-Site
Chicano and Chicana StudiesMasters1999On-Site
Child and Adolescent DevelopmentBachelors1958On-Site
Cinema and Television ArtsBachelors2002On-Site
Civil EngineeringBachelors1982On-Site
College Counseling and Student ServicesNon-degree2001On-Site
Communication StudiesMasters2001On-Site
Communication StudiesBachelors2001On-Site
Communicative DisordersMasters1999Distance Education
Communicative DisordersMasters1969On-Site
Communicative DisordersBachelors1963On-Site
Complex SystemsNon-degree2017On-Site
Computer EngineeringMasters2014On-Site
Computer EngineeringBachelors1999On-Site
Computer Information TechnologyBachelors2010On-Site
Computer ScienceBachelors1963On-Site
Computer ScienceMasters1967On-Site
Construction ManagementBachelors2003On-Site
CounselingMasters1986On-Site
Criminology and Justice StudiesBachelors2017On-Site
Deaf StudiesBachelors1963On-Site
Diverse Community Development LeadershipMasters2020Distance Education
EconomicsBachelors1958On-Site
EducationMasters1964On-Site
Educational AdministrationMasters1964On-Site
Educational LeadershipProfessional Doctorate2008On-Site
Educational TechnologyMasters2019On-Site
Educational TherapyMasters2019Distance Education
Electrical EngineeringBachelors1979On-Site
Electrical EngineeringMasters2000On-Site
Engineering ManagementMasters2001On-Site
Engineering ManagementMasters2003Distance Education
Engineering Management TechnologyBachelors2008On-Site
EnglishBachelors1958On-Site
EnglishMasters1958On-Site
Entrepreneurship & Innovation Management for Engineering ProfessionalsNon-degree2015Distance Education
Environmental and Occupational HealthBachelors1968On-Site
Environmental and Occupational HealthMasters1985On-Site
Family and Consumer SciencesBachelors1973On-Site
Family and Consumer SciencesMasters1973On-Site
Foundations of Anthropological KnowledgeNon-degree2017On-Site
Foundations of Archaeological KnowledgeNon-degree2017On-Site
Gender and Women’s StudiesBachelors2000On-Site
Geographic Information ScienceMasters2016On-Site
GeographyBachelors1959On-Site
GeographyMasters1963On-Site
GeologyBachelors1960On-Site
GeologyMasters1962On-Site
GerontologyNon-degree2001On-Site
Graduate Certificate in Business AdministrationNon-degree2006On-Site
Graduate Certificate in Health Informatics – AdministrationNon-degree2013On-Site
Health AdministrationBachelors2011On-Site
Health AdministrationMasters1999On-Site
Health AdministrationNon-degree2011Distance Education
Higher Education LeadershipMasters2018On-Site
HistoryBachelors1958On-Site
HistoryMasters2005On-Site
Human NutritionMasters2017On-Site
HumanitiesMasters2016Distance Education
Infant-Toddler-Family Mental HealthNon-degree2003On-Site
Information SystemsBachelors1995On-Site
Instructional DesignMasters2019Distance Education
Interdisciplinary StudiesBachelors2021On-Site
JournalismBachelors1975On-Site
KinesiologyBachelors1997On-Site
KinesiologyMasters1998On-Site
Languages and CulturesBachelors2007On-Site
Liberal StudiesBachelors1958On-Site
LinguisticsMasters1964On-Site
LinguisticsBachelors1963On-Site
Manufacturing Systems EngineeringBachelors2000On-Site
Manufacturing Systems EngineeringMasters2006On-Site
Marriage and Family TherapyMasters2021On-Site
Mass CommunicationMasters1996On-Site
Materials EngineeringMasters2005On-Site
MathematicsMasters1964On-Site
MathematicsBachelors1958On-Site
Mechanical EngineeringMasters2005On-Site
Mechanical EngineeringBachelors1993On-Site
Modern Jewish StudiesBachelors2005On-Site
Multicultural and Multilingual Education in Secondary SchoolsMasters2018On-Site
MusicBachelors1958On-Site
MusicMasters1960On-Site
Music Industry AdministrationMasters2021Distance Education
Music Industry AdministrationMasters2012On-Site
Music TherapyNon-degree2006On-Site
Non Profit Sector ManagementNon-degree2008Distance Education
Nurse Educator CertificateNon-degree2012On-Site
NursingMasters2021On-Site
NursingBachelors1972On-Site
PhilosophyBachelors1961On-Site
Physical TherapyProfessional Doctorate2012On-Site
PhysicsBachelors1959On-Site
PhysicsMasters1962On-Site
Political ScienceBachelors1958On-Site
Political ScienceMasters1959On-Site
Preparation for Advanced Studies in Speech-Language PathologyNon-degree2015Distance Education
Professional AccountancyMasters2011On-Site
Program Evaluation in Education and Education Related SettingsNon-degree2013On-Site
Psychological ScienceMasters2019On-Site
PsychologyMasters1959On-Site
PsychologyBachelors1958On-Site
Public AdministrationMasters1978On-Site
Public AdministrationMasters2011Distance Education
Public ArchaeologyMasters2017On-Site
Public HealthBachelors2011On-Site
Public HealthMasters2014Distance Education
Public HealthMasters1972On-Site
Public Sector ManagementBachelors2014Distance Education
Public Sector ManagementBachelors2008On-Site
Quality ManagementNon-degree2008On-Site
Radiologic SciencesBachelors2011On-Site
Religious StudiesBachelors1960On-Site
ScreenwritingMasters2004On-Site
Secondary Curriculum and InstructionMasters2019On-Site
Secondary English EducationMasters2019On-Site
Secondary Mathematics EducationMasters2018On-Site
Secondary Science EducationMasters2018On-Site
Social WorkMasters2004Distance Education
Social WorkMasters2004On-Site
SociologyBachelors1958On-Site
SociologyMasters1958On-Site
Software EngineeringMasters2008On-Site
SpanishBachelors1959On-Site
SpanishMasters1963On-Site
Special EducationMasters1960On-Site
Special MajorBachelors1968On-Site
Structural EngineeringMasters2011On-Site
SustainabilityMasters2021On-Site
TaxationMasters1975On-Site
Teaching English as a Second LanguageNon-degree2014On-Site
Teaching of English as a Second LanguageMasters2011On-Site
TheatreBachelors1962On-Site
Theatre ArtsMasters1967On-Site
Tourism Hospitality and Recreation ManagementMasters1963On-Site
Tourism, Hospitality, and Recreation ManagementBachelors1959On-Site
Urban PlanningMasters2014On-Site
Urban Studies and PlanningBachelors1984On-Site
SeasonYearReview Type
Fall2021Accreditation Visit