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University of Saint Katherine

277 Rancheros Drive, Suite 200

San Marcos, CA 92069

United States

Telephone: 760-471-1316


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

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: October 15, 2021

First Accredited:Date the institution was first accredited by WSCUC. 2016

Undergraduate FTE: 227

Graduate FTE: 10

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 Financial Aid: Yes

Accreditation Liaison OfficerMarina TrigonisDean of Admissions, Director of Financial Aid, Registrar, and
Board of Directors ChairDaniel BraunPresident Board of
Chief Academic OfficerTina
Chief Executive OfficerFrank PapatheofanisPresident CEO
Chief Financial OfficerCharlotte
Director Institutional ResearchHilary TaraziDirector of Strategic Planning and Institutional
OPEIDNameCityLocation TypeStatus
04259700University of Saint KatherineSan MarcosMain CampusActive
DegreeDegree LevelYear ImplementedModality
BA Arts and HumanitiesBachelors2011On-Site
BA Business ManagementBachelors2011On-Site
BS KinesiologyBachelors2011On-Site
BS Natural SciencesBachelors2011On-Site
MA Organizational LeadershipMasters2020On-Site
SeasonYearReview Type
Fall2021Offsite Review
Spring2022Accreditation Visit