WASC Standards of Accreditation
The Standards of Accreditation consist of four broad, holistic statements that reflect widely accepted good practices in higher education. WASC institutions are diverse in terms of mission, character and type. The Standards are broad enough tohonor that diversity, respect institutional mission,and support institutional autonomy. At the sametime, institutions must demonstrate that they arein substantial compliance with the four Standards and related Criteria for Review in order to becomeand remain accredited.
The four Standards are: