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US Department of Education Information about Corinthian Colleges...

Jul 21, 2014

On July 3, 2014, Corinthian Colleges, the parent company of Heald College, an institution accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission, reached an agreement with the U.S. Department of Education on “a transition plan to protect and address the needs of its affected students...

Mission and Strategic Priorities

Jul 11, 2014

At its June 2014 meeting, the Commission approved the following mission statement:

The WASC Senior College and University Commission (”the Commission”) is a regional accrediting agency serving a diverse membership of public and private higher education institutions throughout...

New Process for Seeking Accreditation Approved by Commission

Jul 11, 2014

During its June 2014 meeting, the Commission approved a new process for institutions seeking Initial Accreditation by WSCUC.

The new process was developed based on recommendations from the Eligibility Review Committee, the Commission’s Policy and Planning Committee, and WSCUC staff.

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A Message from the Commission Chair

Jul 11, 2014

William A. LadusawLike most faculty, I had little understanding of regional accreditation before inheriting the job of “ALO” when I became...

Links to Student Achievement data now on the Directory of...

Jul 10, 2014

As part of the 2014 WSCUC Annual Report institutions were required to report a URL where information about student achievement is made public. The requirement to report this information is in response to expectations that are articulated in the 2013 Handbook of Accreditation,...

June 2014 Policy Updates

Jul 10, 2014

 

Mission and Strategic Priorities

 

 

 

New process for seeking Accreditation

 

Website Improvements

Jul 10, 2014

We are happy to announce that the wascsenior.org website now includes a number of new features to help institutions and members of the public.

The WSUC Directory of institutions now provides:

  • Search and Export features for...

2015 Academic Resource Conference (ARC)

Jul 9, 2014

2015 WSCUC Academic Resource Conference (ARC): Accomplishing Our Mission of Student Success: Higher Education’s Imperative

April 22-24, 2015
Oakland Marriott City Center
Oakland,...

President/Trustee Workshop - northern California

Jul 9, 2014

 

Student Success: Higher Education for...

President/Trustee Retreat - southern California

Jul 9, 2014

 

Student Success: Higher Education for...

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