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Minerva University

14 Mint Plaza 3rd Floor

San Francisco, CA 94103

United States

Telephone: (415) 325-2059


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.

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

Most Recent Commission Action: June 25, 2021

First Accredited:Date the institution was first accredited by WSCUC. 2021

Undergraduate FTE: 613

Graduate FTE: 18

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 Federal Financial Aid: No

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Accreditation Liaison OfficerKatie McAllisterALA Faculty Director / Head of the College of Social Sciences &
Board of Directors ChairDiane TavennerBoard of Directors
Chief Academic OfficerVicki ChandlerProvost and
Chief Executive OfficerMike
Chief Financial OfficerNisha ChakravartyChief Operating Officer and Chief of
Director Institutional ResearchJohn Cote`Institutional Research Data
OPEIDNameCityLocation TypeStatus
Minerva InstituteSan FranciscoMain CampusActive
DegreeDegree LevelYear ImplementedModality
Arts & HumanitiesBachelors2014Distance Education
BusinessBachelors2014Distance Education
Computational ScienceBachelors2014Distance Education
Cornerstone Curriculum CertificateNon-degree2021Distance Education
Decision AnalysisMasters2014Distance Education
Master’s Level Certificate in Decision AnalysisMasters2022Distance Education
Natural SciencesBachelors2014Distance Education
Social SciencesBachelors2014Distance Education
SeasonYearReview Type
Fall2024Interim Report
Fall2026Offsite Review
Spring2027Accreditation Visit