• June 2020 Commission Actions

    June 30, 2020 - The Commission

During the month of June, the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC) took action on the following 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.


Grant Candidacy

  • Pathways College
  • University of Silicon Andhra


Grant Initial Accreditation

  • Lincoln Law School of Sacramento
  • Lincoln University
  • Northwestern Polytechnic University
  • Reiss-Davis Graduate School


Reaffirm Accreditation for 8 Years

  • High Tech High Graduate School of Education


Defer Action until June 2021

  • California Southern University
  • Columbia College Hollywood


Following a Special Visit – Proceed to reaffirmation

  • Design Institute of San Diego
  • Pacific School of Religion
  • United States University
  • West Coast University
  • Woodbury University


Following a Special Visit – Remove the Formal Notice of Concern

  • California Institute of Integral Studies
  • Claremont Lincoln University
  • University of Saint Katherine


Following a Structural Change – Remove the Warning

  • Sofia University


Structural Changes

Sofia University

Change of Ownership

Design Institute of San Diego

Master of Arts in Interior Design
1st Master’s level program

Substantive Changes

California State University, Los Angeles

Master of Arts in Educational Technology
New degree program (distance education)

American Jewish University

Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education
New degree program (distance education)

Point Loma Nazarene University

Master of Science in Medicine – Physician Assistant Studies
New degree program (on-site)

Franciscan School of Theology

Master of Arts in Theology
New degree program (on-site)

Southern California University of Health Sciences

Master of Science in Medical Science
New degree program (distance education)

SUM Bible College and Theological Seminary

Bachelor of Arts in Worship and Music
New degree program (distance education)