• June 2011 Commission Actions

    June 3, 2011 - The Commission

At its meeting June 22-24, 2011, the Accrediting Commission took action on 29 institutions. Copies of Commission action letters and visiting team reports are available on the WSCUC website at www.wscuc.org, with the exception of Substantive Change reports and Interim Reports, which are not made public.


Granted Candidacy

  • International Technological University
  • Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute

Received the Report of the Capacity and Preparatory Review and continued Candidacy

  • Academy for Jewish Religion, CA

Granted Initial Accreditation

  • University of California, Merced

Reaffirmed Accreditation following the Educational Effectiveness Review

  • Alliant International University
  • California Maritime Academy
  • California State University, Monterey Bay
  • Dominican School of Philosophy & Theology
  • Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising
  • Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary
  • Harvey Mudd College
  • Keck Graduate InstitutePacific Union College
  • Pardee RAND Graduate School
  • Pitzer College
  • Pomona College
  • Santa Clara University
  • University of Hawaii at Manoa
  • Westminster Seminary California

Received the Report of the Capacity and Preparatory Review and Continued Accreditation

  • Azusa Pacific University
  • Humphrey’s College
  • San Francisco State University
  • Southern California College of Optometry
  • University of California, Irvine

Received the Report of the Special Visit Team

  • La Sierra University
  • The National Hispanic University

Removed from Probation and Reaffirmed Accreditation

  • Charles Drew Univ. of Medicine & Science

Issued Order to Show Cause

  • Trident University International

Deferred Action

  • High-Tech High Graduate School of Education

Accreditation Withdrawn Voluntarily

  • Antioch University Los Angeles (effective June 30, 2011)
  • Antioch University Santa Barbara (effective June 30, 2011)
  • Bethany College (effective Aug. 12, 2011)
  • Hebrew Union College (effective date TBD)