Statement of Accreditation Status
Northcentral University

2488 Historic Decatur Rd
San Diego, CA 92106
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.

038133
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, June 19, 2015
First Accredited

Date the institution was first accredited by WSCUC.

2015
Undergraduate FTE: 
39
Graduate FTE: 
6,806
Financial Structure Type

Institutions within the WSCUC region are classified as Non-profit, For-profit or State-supported.

For-Profit
Sponsorship

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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.

Continuous
Distributes Federal Financial Aid: 
 
Rolesort descending Name Title E-mail
Accreditation Liaison Officer John LaNear Sr. Vice President, Academic Affairs jlanear [at] ncu.edu
Board of Directors Chair Jerry Israel Chair Board of Trustees jisrael [at] comcast.net
Chief Academic Officer David Harpool Provost, Chief Academic Officer, and General Counsel dharpool [at] ncu.edu
Chief Executive Officer George Burnett President and CEO gburnett [at] ncu.edu
Chief Financial Officer Karen Whitney Chief Financial Officer kwhitney [at] ncu.edu
Director Institutional Research Raymond Rodriguez Vice President, Academic Operations raymondrodriguez [at] ncu.edu
Degreesort descending Degree Level Year Implemented Modality
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology Bachelors 1997 Distance Education
Bachelor of Business Administration Bachelors 1997 Distance Education
Bachelor of Education Bachelors 2008 Distance Education
Doctor of Business Administration Professional Doctorate 1997 Distance Education
Doctor of Criminal Justice Professional Doctorate 2018 Distance Education
Doctor of Education Professional Doctorate 2004 Distance Education
Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership Professional Doctorate 2017 Distance Education
Doctor of Education in Instructional Design Professional Doctorate 2018 Distance Education
Doctor of Health Administration Professional Doctorate 2018 Distance Education
Doctor of Philosophy in Business Administration Research Doctorate 1997 Distance Education
Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science Research Doctorate 2017 Distance Education
Doctor of Philosophy in Data Science Research Doctorate 2017 Distance Education
Doctor of Philosophy in Education Research Doctorate 2004 Distance Education
Doctor of Philosophy in Educational Leadership Research Doctorate 2017 Distance Education
Doctor of Philosophy in Instructional Design Research Doctorate 2018 Distance Education
Doctor of Philosophy in Marriage and Family Therapy Research Doctorate 2010 Distance Education
Doctor of Philosophy in Organizational Leadership Research Doctorate 2015 Distance Education
Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology Research Doctorate 1997 Distance Education
Doctor of Philosophy in Technology and Innovation Management Research Doctorate 2017 Distance Education
Doctorate of Marriage and Family Therapy Professional Doctorate 2015 Distance Education
Education Specialist Education Specialist 2012 Distance Education
Education Specialist in Educational Leadership Education Specialist 2017 Distance Education
Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy Masters 2010 Distance Education
Master of Arts in Psychology Masters 1997 Distance Education
Master of Arts in Teaching Masters 2017 Distance Education
Master of Business Administration Masters 1997 Distance Education
Master of Education Masters 2004 Distance Education
Master of Education in Educational Leadership Masters 2017 Distance Education
Master of Health Administration Masters 2018 Distance Education
Master of Legal Studies Masters 2018 Distance Education
Master of Science in Accounting Masters 2017 Distance Education
Master of Science in Child and Adolescent Developmental Psychology Masters 2017 Distance Education
Master of Science in Computer Science Masters 2017 Distance Education
Master of Science in Cybersecurity Masters 2017 Distance Education
Master of Science in Data Science Masters 2017 Distance Education
Master of Science in Educational Psychology Masters 2018 Distance Education
Master of Science in Forensic Psychology Masters 2017 Distance Education
Master of Science in Health Psychology Masters 2017 Distance Education
Master of Science in Industrial/Organizational Psychology Masters 2017 Distance Education
Master of Science in Information Technology Masters 2017 Distance Education
Master of Science in Instructional Design Masters 2018 Distance Education
Master of Science in Organizational Leadership Masters 2015 Distance Education
Master of Science in Technology and Innovation Management Masters 2017 Distance Education
Master of Social Work Masters 2018 Distance Education
Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Business Non-degree 2000 Distance Education
Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Education Non-degree 2000 Distance Education
Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Marriage and Family Therapy Non-degree 2000 Distance Education
Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Psychology Non-degree 2000 Distance Education
Post-Master's Certificate in Marriage and Family Therapy Non-degree 2000 Distance Education
Post-Master's Certificate in Psychology Non-degree 2000 Distance Education
Post-Master's Certificate in Business Non-degree 2000 Distance Education
Post-Master's Certificate in Education Non-degree 2000 Distance Education
Season Year Review Type
Fall 2019 Offsite Review
Spring 2020 Accreditation Visit

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