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Keck Graduate Institute of Applied Life Sciences

535 Watson Drive

Claremont, CA 91711

United States

Telephone: 909-607-7855

URL: http://www.kgi.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.kgi.edu/about-kgi/student-achievement

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

Most Recent Commission Action: June 29, 2018

First Accredited:Date the institution was first accredited by WSCUC. 2004

Undergraduate FTE: 618

Graduate FTE: 634

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. 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. Semester

Distributes Financial Aid: Yes

RoleNameTitleEmail
Accreditation Liaison OfficerJay ChokAssociate Professorjay_chok@kgi.edu
Board of Directors ChairJames WidergrenBoard Chairjfwider@gmail.com
Chief Academic OfficerMartin ZdanowiczDean of School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences & Riggs School of Applied Life Sciencesmartin_zdanowicz@kgi.edu
Chief Executive OfficerSheldon SchusterPresidentsheldon_schuster@kgi.edu
Chief Financial OfficerKelly EsperiasVice President and Chief Operating Officerkelly_esperias@kgi.edu
Director Institutional ResearchJane RosenthalAssociate Deanjane.rosenthal@kgi.edu
OPEIDNameCityLocation TypeStatus
03853300Keck Graduate Institute of Applied Life SciencesClaremontMain CampusActive
SeasonYearReview Type
Fall2025Offsite Review
Spring2026Accreditation Visit