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Life Chiropractic College West

25001 Industrial Boulevard

Hayward, CA 94545

United States

Telephone: 510-780-4500


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

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: February 24, 2023

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. 2015

First Accredited:Date the institution was first accredited by WSCUC. 2017

Undergraduate FTE: 0

Graduate FTE: 566

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. Unknown

Distributes Financial Aid: Yes

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Accreditation Liaison OfficerScott
Board of Directors ChairAmit NandaChair of the Board of
Chief Academic OfficerScott
Chief Executive OfficerRonald
Chief Financial OfficerMaria
Director Institutional ResearchRyan
OPEIDNameCityLocation TypeStatus
02228500Life Chiropractic College WestHaywardMain CampusActive
DegreeDegree LevelYear ImplementedModality
Doctor of ChiropracticProfessional Doctorate1981On-Site
Masters of Science In Diagnostic ImagingMasters2019On-Site
SeasonYearReview Type
Fall2024Interim Report
Fall2026Special Visit
Spring2028Offsite Review
Fall2028Accreditation Visit