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Claremont Lincoln University

150 West First Street

Claremont, CA 91711

United States

Telephone: 909-667-4400


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

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.

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

Most Recent Commission Action: July 07, 2022

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. 2013

First Accredited:Date the institution was first accredited by WSCUC. 2016

Undergraduate FTE: 0

Graduate FTE: 141

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. Other

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 Federal Financial Aid: Yes

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Accreditation Liaison OfficerJoanna BauerExecutive VP/ Chief Academic Officer/
Board of Directors ChairTony
Chief Academic OfficerJoanna BauerExecutive VP/ Chief Academic Officer/
Chief Executive OfficerLynn
Chief Financial OfficerMark MendozaChief Operations Officer and Executive Vice
Director Institutional ResearchKatherine GoolsbyDirector of Research, Educational & Institutional
OPEIDNameCityLocation TypeStatus
04253600Claremont Lincoln UniversityClaremontMain CampusActive
DegreeDegree LevelYear ImplementedModality
Advanced Practice in Land PolicyNon-degree2021Distance Education
Advanced Practices in Public Finance and AdministrationNon-degree2021Distance Education
Bachelor of Arts in Organizational LeadershipBachelors2022Distance Education
Executive Claremont Lincoln University CoreNon-degree2021Distance Education
Innovations and Trends in Public AdministrationNon-degree2021Distance Education
Leadership Practices in Diversity, Equity, and InclusionNon-degree2021Distance Education
Master in Public AdministrationMasters2020Distance Education
Master of Arts in Healthcare AdministrationMasters2019Distance Education
Master of Arts in Human Resources ManagementMasters2019Distance Education
Master of Arts in Organizational LeadershipMasters2013Distance Education
Master of Arts in Peace & Social JusticeMasters2014Distance Education
Master of Arts in Social ImpactMasters2014Distance Education
Master of Arts in Sustainability LeadershipMasters2019Distance Education
Resource ManagementNon-degree2021Distance Education
Urban ManagementNon-degree2021Distance Education
Urban PlanningNon-degree2021Distance Education
SeasonYearReview Type
Spring2025Interim Report
Fall2027Offsite Review
Spring2028Accreditation Visit