Accreditation

Ventura College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, 10 Commercial Boulevard, Suite 204, Novato, CA 94949, (415) 506-0234, an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and the U.S. Department of Education.

 

  • On February 7, 2014, Ventura College received notification that the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC) reaffirmed its accreditation.  The decision to continue affirmation of accreditation was based on Ventura College’s Midterm Report that was submitted to the ACCJC in October 2013.  The ACCJC action letter and Midterm Report are provided below.  The next comprehensive evaluation for accreditation is scheduled for October 2016.  

  • ACCJC letter to the College February 11, 2013

The Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges, Western Association of Schools and Colleges, met on January 9-11, 2013.  At this meeting, Ventura College was removed from "probation" status and its accreditation was reaffirmed.

 

Accreditation Steering Committee