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The Scripps Research Institute

10550 North Torrey Pines Road, TRY-10

La Jolla, CA 92037

United States

Telephone: 858-784-8469


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

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 14, 2020

First Accredited:Date the institution was first accredited by WSCUC. 1993

Undergraduate FTE: 0

Graduate FTE: 349

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. Quarter

Distributes Financial Aid: No

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Accreditation Liaison OfficerDawn
Board of Directors ChairJohn DiekmanChair Board of
Chief Academic OfficerPhilip DawsonDean, Graduate and Postdoctoral
Chief Executive OfficerPeter SchultzVice Chair of the Board and Chief Executive
Chief Financial OfficerCaroline MoonChief Financial
Director Institutional ResearchDawn
OPEIDNameCityLocation TypeStatus
03321300Scripps FloridaJupiterAdditionalActive
03321300The Scripps Research InstituteLa JollaMain CampusActive
DegreeDegree LevelYear ImplementedModality
Doctor of PhilosophyResearch Doctorate1989On-Site
SeasonYearReview Type
Fall2024Progress Report
Spring2029Offsite Review
Fall2029Accreditation Visit