Statement of Accreditation Status
National University

11355 North Torrey Pines Road
La Jolla, CA 92037-1011
United States
Telephone: 
OPEID

The OPEID number is used by the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Postsecondary Education (OPE) to identify schools that have Program Participation Agreements (PPA) for purposes of eligibility to participate in Federal Student Financial Assistance programs under Title IV.

011460
Current Accreditation Status

Accredited- Indicates that the Commission has found that an institution has met or exceeded the expectations of the Standards and the Core Commitments to Institutional Capacity and Educational Effectiveness. Initial accreditation is for a period of five to seven years before the next comprehensive review. Reaffirmation is granted for a period of seven to ten years and may be accompanied by a request for interim reports and/or special visits, or a formal Notice of Concern.

Accredited
Most Recent Commission Action: 
Friday, February 18, 2011
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.

1975
First Accredited

Date the institution was first accredited by WSCUC.

1977
Undergraduate FTE: 
6,764
Graduate FTE: 
8,696
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.

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.

Quarter
Distributes Federal Financial Aid: 
 
Accreditation documents for this institution are not yet available.
Rolesort descending Name Title E-mail
Accreditation Liaison Officer J. Joseph Hoey Vice Provost, Academic Services jhoey [at] nu.edu
Board of Directors Chair Gerald Czarnecki Chair of the Board of Trustees gmc [at] deltennium.com
Chief Academic Officer Gangaram Singh Executive Vice President & Provost gsingh [at] nu.edu
Chief Executive Officer David Andrews President dandrews [at] nu.edu
Chief Financial Officer Christopher Berk Chief Financial Officer cberk [at] nu.edu
Director Institutional Research J. Joseph Hoey Vice Provost, Academic Services jhoey [at] nu.edu
OPEID Location Namesort descending City Location Type Status
1146030 29 Palms 29 Palms Branch Campus Active
01146032 Bakersfield Bakersfield Branch Campus Active
01146032 BOFF-003 - Porterville College Porterville Additional Active
CAOFF-06 One Circle Ventura Additional Active
011460 Carlsbad Carlsbad Branch Campus Active
Cerritos Community College Location Norwalk Additional Active
01146018 COFF-031 - Footprints Behavioral Health Corporatio Santa Ana Additional Active
COFF-37 Creative Solutions for Hope Garden Grove Additional Active
01146018 Costa Mesa Costa Mesa Branch Campus Active
01146021 FOFF-10 - Tulare City School District Tulare Additional Active
Fort Bliss Standalone Fort Bliss Additional Active
01146021 Fresno Fresno Branch Campus Active
01146040 Henderson Henderson Branch Campus Active
01146019 IOFF-3 - Los Angeles Sheriff 11515 S. Colima Whittier Additional Active
1146019 IOFF-32 + 34 - Los Angeles County Sheriff's Depart Monterey Park Additional Active
01146019 IOFF-58 - Santa Monica College Santa Monica Additional Active
1146019 IOFF-73 - City of Monterey Park Monterey Park Additional Active
01146019 Los Angeles Los Angeles Branch Campus Active
Military - Marine Corps Air Station Miramar Learning Center (Miramar) San Diego Additional Active
Military - Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton Learning Center Camp Pendleton Additional Active
Military - Marine Corps Recruit Depot Learning Center (MCRD) San Diego Additional Active
Military - Naval Base San Diego Learning Center (32nd Street) San Diego Additional Active
Military - Naval Medical Learning Center (Naval Hospital) San Diego Additional Active
01146000 National University La Jolla Main Campus Active
01146039 Ontario Ontario Branch Campus Active
01146039 ONTOFF-7 - Jurupa Unified School District Mira Loma Additional Active
1146039 ONTOFF-8 Behavioral Autism Therapies Ontario Additional Active
ONTOFF-9 - San Bernardino City USD San Bernardino Additional Active
01146042 Oxnard Oxnard Branch Campus Active
01146012 Rancho Bernardo San Diego Branch Campus Active
01146025 Rancho Cordova Rancho Cordova Branch Campus Active
01146031 Redding Redding Branch Campus Active
01146046 Riverside Riverside Branch Campus Active
01146031 ROFF-14 - Shasta County Office of Education Redding Additional Active
01146016 San Bernardino San Bernardino Branch Campus Active
San Diego - La Mesa La Mesa Branch Campus Active
San Diego - South Bay Chula Vista Branch Campus Active
San Diego - Spectrum Business Park San Diego Branch Campus Active
San Diego - Technology and Health Sciences Center - Kearny Mesa San Diego Branch Campus Active
01146026 San Jose San Jose Branch Campus Active
SDOF-57 + 58 San Diego District Attorney San Diego Additional Active
01146020 SHOFF-4 & SHOFF-12 - College of the Canyons Santa Clarita Additional Active
01146020 SHOFF-9 + SHOFF-13 A Change in Trajectory Van Nuys or Tarzana Additional Active
01146026 SJOF-22 + 24 Santa Clara County Office of Educatio San Jose Additional Active
SJOF-32 Sonoma County Office of Education Santa Rosa Additional Active
SOFF-15 Elk Grove Unified School District Elk Grove Additional Active
01146025 SOFF-27 Advance Kids Sacramento Additional Active
01146025 SOFF-30 - Sacramento County Office of Education Sacramento Additional Active
1146025 SOFF-36 & 37 - Placer County Office of Education Rocklin Additional Active
01146024 Stockton Stockton Branch Campus Active
01146020 WOFF-1 - Speech Language and Educational Associate Encino Additional Active
01146020 Woodland Hills Woodland Hills Branch Campus Active
Degreesort descending Degree Level Year Implemented Modality
Accountancy Bachelors 1996 Distance Education
Accountancy Bachelors 1996 On-Site
Accountancy Masters 2009 Distance Education
Accountancy Masters 2008 On-Site
Advanced Teaching Practices Masters 2016 Distance Education
Advanced Teaching Practices Masters 2017 On-Site
Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counseling Associate 2011 Distance Education
Allied Health Bachelors 2006 Distance Education
Applied Behavior Analysis Masters 2016 On-Site
Applied Behavior Analysis Masters 2016 Distance Education
Applied School Leadership Masters 2008 On-Site
Associate of Arts Associate 1991 On-Site
Associate of Arts Associate 2001 Distance Education
Associate of Science in General Education Associate 2017 Distance Education
Bachelor of Arts in Integrative Psychology Bachelors 2017 Distance Education
Bachelor of Science Financial Management Bachelors 2014 Distance Education
Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity Bachelors 2017 Distance Education
Biology BS Bachelors 2000 On-Site
Business Associate 2012 Distance Education
Business Associate 2012 On-Site
Business Administration Bachelors 1999 Distance Education
Business Administration Bachelors 1988 On-Site
Business Administration Masters 2004 Distance Education
Business Administration Masters 1974 On-Site
Clear Administrative Services Credential Induction Program Non-degree 2010 Distance Education
Clear Education Specialist Teaching Credential Non-degree 2008 Distance Education
Clinical Laboratory Science Bachelors 2011 Distance Education
Computer Science Bachelors 2005 Distance Education
Computer Science Bachelors 2004 On-Site
Computer Science Masters 2005 Distance Education
Computer Science Masters 2003 On-Site
Construction Engineering Technology Bachelors 2005 Distance Education
Construction Engineering Technology Bachelors 2000 On-Site
Construction Management Bachelors 2006 Distance Education
Counseling Psychology Masters 1978 On-Site
Creative Writing Associate 2014 Distance Education
Creative Writing Masters 2005 Distance Education
Criminal Justice Masters 2012 Distance Education
Criminal Justice Administration Bachelors 2000 Distance Education
Criminal Justice Administration Bachelors 1981 On-Site
Cyber Security and Information Assurance Masters 2011 Distance Education
Cyber Security and Information Assurance Masters 2000 On-Site
Cybersecurity Bachelors 2016 Distance Education
Cybersecurity Bachelors 2016 On-Site
Data Analytics Masters 2015 On-Site
Data Analytics Masters 2015 Distance Education
Digital Cinema Masters 2006 Distance Education
Digital Cinema Masters 2005 On-Site
Early Childhood Developement with Multiple Subject Cred. Bachelors 2004 Distance Education
Early Childhood Development with Credential Bachelors 2005 On-Site
Early Childhood Education Associate 2011 Distance Education
Early Childhood Education Bachelors 2005 Distance Education
Early Childhood Education Bachelors 2005 On-Site
Early Childhood Special Education Add-On Authorization Non-degree 2010 On-Site
Education Masters 2001 On-Site
Education Masters 2006 Distance Education
Education in Elementary Education with Nevada Licensure Masters 2006 Distance Education
Education in Secondary Education with Nevada Licensure Masters 2006 Distance Education
Educational Administration Masters 2001 Distance Education
Educational Administration Masters 1987 On-Site
Educational Administration w/ NV endorsement as Administrator of School option Masters 2016 Distance Education
Educational Administration w/Preliminary Administrative services Cred Masters 2005 On-Site
Educational and Instructional Technology Masters 2006 Distance Education
Educational Counseling Masters 1988 On-Site
Educational Counseling Masters 2013 Distance Education
Educational Counseling w/ Pupil Personnel Service Masters 1999 On-Site
Educational Counseling with Pupil Personnel Services Credential Masters 2013 Distance Education
Electrical and Computer Engineering Bachelors 2014 Distance Education
Electrical and Computer Engineering Bachelors 2017 On-Site
Electrical Engineering Masters 2017 On-Site
Elementary Education with Nevada Elementary Licensure Bachelors 2015 Distance Education
Emergency Medical Technician Certificate of Completion Non-degree 2011 On-Site
Engineering Management Masters 2005 Distance Education
Engineering Management Masters 2005 On-Site
English Masters 2005 Distance Education
English Bachelors 2005 Distance Education
English with a Preliminary Single Subject Credential (California) Bachelors 2006 Distance Education
English with Single-Subject Matter Preparation Bachelors 2001 Distance Education
Film Studies Masters 2011 Distance Education
Financial Management Bachelors 1999 On-Site
Forensic Sciences Masters 2001 Distance Education
Forensic Sciences Masters 1980 On-Site
General Studies Bachelors 2012 Distance Education
General Studies Bachelors 1978 On-Site
Global Management Masters 2005 Distance Education
Global Studies Bachelors 1998 Distance Education
Graduate Certificate in Accountancy Non-degree 2010 Distance Education
Graduate Certificate in Autism Non-degree 2010 Distance Education
Graduate Certificate in Best Practices Non-degree 2003 Distance Education
Graduate Certificate in Clinical Lab Science Didactic Non-degree 2016 Distance Education
Graduate Certificate in e-Teaching and Learning Non-degree 2010 Distance Education
Graduate Certificate in Early Childhood Education Non-degree 2010 Distance Education
Graduate Certificate in Early Childhood Special Education Add-On Authorization Non-degree 2010 Distance Education
Graduate Certificate in Educational Technology Non-degree 2010 Distance Education
Graduate Certificate in Forensic and Crime Scene Investigations Non-degree 2010 Distance Education
Graduate Certificate in Health Coaching Non-degree 2010 Distance Education
Graduate Certificate in Health Informatics Non-degree 2010 Distance Education
Graduate Certificate in Integrative Health Non-degree 2016 Distance Education
Graduate Certificate in National Board Certified Teacher Leadership Non-degree 2010 Distance Education
Graduate Certificate in Project Management Non-degree 2010 Distance Education
Graduate Certificate in Reading and Literacy (Added Authorization) CA Only Non-degree 2010 Distance Education
Graduate Certificate in Teaching Mathematics Non-degree 2010 Distance Education
Graudate Certificate in Applied Behavioral Analysis Non-degree 2010 On-Site
Graudate Certificate in U.S. Education in a Global Context Non-degree 2004 On-Site
Health and Life Science Analytics Masters 2015 Distance Education
Health Informatics Masters 2012 Distance Education
Healthcare Administration Bachelors 2011 Distance Education
Healthcare Administration Bachelors 2009 On-Site
Healthcare Administration (MHA) Masters 2008 On-Site
Healthcare Administration (MHA) Masters 2011 Distance Education
Higher Education Administration Masters 2012 Distance Education
History Masters 2009 Distance Education
History Bachelors 2005 Distance Education
History Bachelors 2005 On-Site
Homeland Security and Emergency Management Bachelors 2012 On-Site
Homeland Security and Emergency Management Masters 2016 Distance Education
Homeland Security and Emergency Management Masters 2016 On-Site
Homeland Security and Emergency Management Bachelors 2005 Distance Education
Human Behavior Masters 2006 Distance Education
Human Behavior Masters 1982 On-Site
Human Biology Associate 2012 On-Site
Human Resource Management Masters 2006 Distance Education
Human Resource Management Masters 1983 On-Site
Information Systems Bachelors 2005 On-Site
Information Systems Bachelors 2005 Distance Education
Information Technology Management Bachelors 2005 Distance Education
Information Technology Management Bachelors 1996 On-Site
Inspired Teaching and Learning Preliminary Credential and Intern Option Bachelors 2007 On-Site
Integrated Marketing & Communication Bachelors 2011 Distance Education
Interdisciplinary Studies Bachelors 1994 On-Site
Interdisciplinary Studies Bachelors 2007 Distance Education
Interdisciplinary Studies Multiple Subjects Teaching Cred. Bachelors 2007 Distance Education
Juvenile Justice Masters 2013 Distance Education
Licensed Vocational Nurse Certificate Non-degree 2010 On-Site
Management Bachelors 2006 Distance Education
Management Bachelors 1994 On-Site
Management Information Systems Masters 2005 Distance Education
Management Information Systems Masters 2017 On-Site
Manufacturing Design Engineering Bachelors 2008 On-Site
Manufacturing Design Engineering Bachelors 2007 Distance Education
Master of Arts Special Education Masters 2017 Distance Education
Master of Early Childhood Education Masters 2018 Distance Education
Master of Education in Inspired Teaching and Learning Masters 2017 Distance Education
Mathematics Bachelors 2000 Distance Education
Mathematics for Educators Masters 2014 Distance Education
Mathematics with a Preliminary Single Subject Credential (California) Bachelors 2011 Distance Education
Mathematics with a Preliminary Single Subject Credential (California) Bachelors 2007 On-Site
Nevada Alternative Route to Licensure Elementary Education Non-degree 2015 Distance Education
Nevada Alternative Route to Licensure Secondary Education Non-degree 2015 Distance Education
Nevada Alternative Route to Licensure Special Education Non-degree 2015 Distance Education
Nurse Anesthesia Masters 2012 On-Site
Nursing Masters 2015 Distance Education
Nursing (Accelerated Post-Bachelor Degree) Bachelors 2004 On-Site
Nursing (Generic Entry) Bachelors 1999 On-Site
Nursing (Licensed Vocational Nurse/ Licensed Practical Nurse to BSN Bachelors 2004 On-Site
Nursing (RN Completion) Bachelors 2004 Distance Education
Nursing (RN Completion) Bachelors 2004 On-Site
Nursing with Specialization Family Nurse Practitioner Masters 2015 Distance Education
Organizational Behavior Bachelors 2004 Distance Education
Organizational Behavior Bachelors 1998 On-Site
Organizational Leadership Bachelors 2006 Distance Education
Organizational Leadership Bachelors 2005 On-Site
Organizational Leadership Masters 2005 Distance Education
Organizational Leadership Masters 2003 On-Site
Paralegal Specialist Certificate with Corporations Specialization Non-degree 2010 On-Site
Paralegal Specialist Certificate with Criminal Law Specialization Non-degree 2010 On-Site
Paralegal Specialist Certificate with Litigation Specialization Non-degree 2010 On-Site
Paralegal Studies Bachelors 2007 On-Site
Paralegal Studies Associate 2011 On-Site
Performance Psychology Masters 2011 On-Site
Performance Psychology Masters 2011 Distance Education
Political Science Bachelors 2007 Distance Education
Post-Graduate Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate Non-degree 2017 Distance Education
Post-Graduate Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Certificate Non-degree 2017 Distance Education
Pre-Law Studies Bachelors 2005 Distance Education
Preliminary Administration Services Credential Non-degree 2010 On-Site
Preliminary Education Specialist Credential: Language and Academic Development Non-degree 2008 Distance Education
Preliminary Education Specialist Credential: Mild/Moderate Disabilities Non-degree 2010 Distance Education
Preliminary Education Specialist Credential: Moderate/Severe Disabilities Non-degree 2010 Distance Education
Preliminary Multiple Subject Teaching Credential Non-degree 2010 Distance Education
Preliminary Single Subject Teaching Credential Non-degree 2010 Distance Education
Professional Certificate in Marine Technology Non-degree 2010 On-Site
Professional Screenwriting Masters 2009 Distance Education
Psychology Bachelors 2006 Distance Education
Psychology Bachelors 1998 On-Site
Public Administration Bachelors 2006 Distance Education
Public Administration Bachelors 2005 On-Site
Public Administration Masters 2005 Distance Education
Public Administration Masters 1979 On-Site
Public Health Bachelors 2009 On-Site
Public Health Bachelors 2012 Distance Education
Public Health (MPH) Masters 2009 On-Site
Public Health (MPH) Masters 2012 Distance Education
Pupil Personnel Services Credential in School Counseling Non-degree 2010 Distance Education
Pupil Personnel Services Credential in School Psychology Non-degree 2010 Distance Education
Radiation Therapy Bachelors 2011 On-Site
Reading and Literacy Added Authorization Non-degree 2010 Distance Education
School Psychology Masters 2014 Distance Education
School Psychology Masters 1999 On-Site
School Psychology w/Pupil Personnel Services Masters 1999 On-Site
School Psychology w/Pupil Personnel Services Masters 2013 Distance Education
Secondary Education Major in English with Nevada Licensure Bachelors 2008 On-Site
Secondary Education with Nevada Licensure Masters 2006 On-Site
Social Science w/CA Single Subject Credential Bachelors 2012 Distance Education
Sociology Bachelors 2006 Distance Education
Sociology Bachelors 2005 On-Site
Spanish Bachelors 2010 Distance Education
Special Education Masters 2001 Distance Education
Special Education Masters 1992 On-Site
Special Education Mild/Moderate w/Single or Multiple Subject Credential Masters 2001 On-Site
Special Education Moderate/Severe w/Single or Multiple Subject Cred Masters 2001 On-Site
Special Education w/Preliminary Level I Credential Masters 2001 On-Site
Sport Psychology Bachelors 2009 On-Site
Sports Psychology Bachelors 2009 Distance Education
Strategic Communications Bachelors 2010 Distance Education
Strategic Communications Masters 2008 Distance Education
Sustainability Management Masters 2012 Distance Education
Teaching Masters 2000 On-Site
Teaching Masters 2000 Distance Education
Undergraduate Certificate in Accountancy Non-degree 2010 Distance Education
Undergraduate Certificate in Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counseling Non-degree 2010 Distance Education
Undergraduate Certificate in Alternative Dispute Resolution Non-degree 2010 Distance Education
Undergraduate Certificate in Basic Human Resource Management Non-degree 2010 Distance Education
Undergraduate Certificate in Basic Sales and Marketing Non-degree 2010 Distance Education
Undergraduate Certificate in Criminal Justice Administration Non-degree 2010 Distance Education
Undergraduate Certificate in Finance Non-degree 2010 Distance Education
Undergraduate Certificate in Human Resource Management Non-degree 2010 Distance Education
Undergraduate Certificate in Marketing Non-degree 2010 Distance Education
University Internship for Education Specialist Credential: Language and Academic Non-degree 2008 On-Site
University Internship for Education Specialist Credential: Mild/Moderate Disabil Non-degree 2010 On-Site
University Internship for Education Specialist Credential: Moderate/Severe Disab Non-degree 2010 On-Site
University Internship for Pupil Personnel Services Credential in School Counseli Non-degree 2010 On-Site
University Internship Teaching Credential for Multiple Subject Non-degree 2010 On-Site
University Internship Teaching Credential for Single Subject Non-degree 2010 On-Site
Season Year Review Type
Spring 2019 Offsite Review
Fall 2019 Accreditation Visit

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