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University of Silicon Andhra

1521 California Circle

Milpitas, CA 95035

United States

Telephone: 8448728680

URL: https://www.universityofsiliconandhra.org

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

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. https://www.universityofsiliconandhra.org/resources/

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

Most Recent Commission Action: September 15, 2021

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. 2020

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

Undergraduate FTE: 0

Graduate FTE: 48

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: No

RoleNameTitleEmail
Accreditation Liaison OfficerKartikeya “Kartik” PatelALO, Vice President, Institutional Effectiveness and Researchkartik@uofsa.edu
Board of Directors ChairVenugopala PappuChair, Board of Trusteesvenugopala.pappu@universityofsiliconandhra.org
Chief Academic OfficerRaju ChamarthiCAOraju@universityofsiliconandhra.org
Chief Executive OfficerAnand KuchibhotlaPresidentanand@universityofsiliconandhra.org
Chief Financial OfficerDeena KondubhatlaCFOdeenababu@universityofsiliconandhra.org
Director Institutional ResearchKartikeya “Kartik” PatelALO, Vice President, Institutional Effectiveness and Researchkartik@uofsa.edu
OPEIDNameCityLocation TypeStatus
University of Silicon AndhraMilpitasMain CampusActive
DegreeDegree LevelYear ImplementedModality
Bharatanatyam DanceMasters2021Distance Education
Certificate in BharatanatyamNon-degree2017Distance Education
Certificate in Carnatic MusicNon-degree2016Distance Education
Certificate in Kuchipudi DanceNon-degree2016Distance Education
Certificate in Sanskrit LanguageNon-degree2018Distance Education
Certificate in Telugu LanguageNon-degree2018Distance Education
Diploma in BharatanatyamNon-degree2017Distance Education
Diploma in Carnatic MusicNon-degree2016Distance Education
Diploma in Kuchipudi DanceNon-degree2016Distance Education
Diploma in Sanskrit LanguageNon-degree2018Distance Education
Diploma in Telugu LanguageNon-degree2018Distance Education
MA in TeluguMasters2021Distance Education
Masters in Carnatic MusicMasters2016Distance Education
Masters in Kuchipudi DanceMasters2016Distance Education
SeasonYearReview Type
Fall2021Interim Report
Spring2023Special Visit
Fall2026Offsite Review
Spring2027Accreditation Visit