Etna, California, U.S.A.

Licensure with the Bureau for Private Postsecondary
Education, State of California

Notice to Prospective Degree Program Students:

This in­sti­tu­tion is pro­vi­sion­al­ly ap­proved by the Bureau for Pri­vate Post­sec­ondary Ed­u­ca­tion to of­fer de­gree pro­grams. To con­tin­ue to of­fer this de­gree pro­gram, this in­sti­tu­tion must meet the fol­low­ing re­quire­ments:

    • Be­come in­sti­tu­tion­al­ly ac­cred­it­ed by an ac­cred­it­ing agen­cy rec­og­nized by the Unit­ed States Depart­ment of Ed­u­ca­tion, with the scope of the ac­cred­i­ta­tion cov­er­ing at least one de­gree pro­gram.

    • Achieve ac­cred­i­ta­tion can­di­da­cy or pre-ac­cred­i­ta­tion, as de­fined in reg­u­la­tions, by (date two years from date of pro­vi­sion­al ap­proval), and full ac­cred­i­ta­tion by (date five years from date of pro­vi­sion­al ap­proval).

If this in­sti­tu­tion stops pur­su­ing ac­cred­i­ta­tion, it must:

    • Stop all en­roll­ment in its de­gree pro­grams, and

    • Pro­vide a teach-out to fin­ish the ed­u­ca­tion­al pro­gram or pro­vide a re­fund.

An in­sti­tu­tion that fails to com­ply with ac­cred­i­ta­tion re­quire­ments by the re­quired dates shall have its ap­proval to of­fer de­gree pro­grams au­to­mat­i­cal­ly sus­pend­ed.

Rel­e­vant links and doc­u­ments:

1) Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education

2) Approved Educational Program List

3) Academic Catalogue

4) School Performance Fact Sheet

5) BPPE Annual Report

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