Accreditation

MiraCosta College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC) of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC), 10 Commercial Boulevard,
Suite 204, Novato, CA, 94949, (415) 506-0234. ACCJC is an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Commission on Recognition of Postsecondary Accreditation and the U.S. Department of Education and approved by the California State Department of Education Office of Private Post-Secondary Education for training veterans and other eligible persons under the provisions of the GI Bill. The University of California, California State Universities and private universities of high rank give credit for transfer courses completed at MiraCosta College.

MiraCosta College also offers programs of study affiliated with or approved by:

Our Pledge

MiraCosta College makes a solemn pledge of quality assurance and dedication of its resources and processes to foster student success, assess student learning, and pursue institutional excellence.

Our Commitment

MiraCosta College commits to a systemic and sustained focus on continuous improvement through self-reflection, collaboration and institution-wide dialogue, assuring the integrity, effectiveness, and quality of our institution.

Our Efforts

MiraCosta College has embraced accreditation as an ongoing process designed for institutional improvement.  Our progress and efforts to continually improve, including an Accreditation Scorecard, Progress Report and extensive supporting evidence are set forth below in detail.

Accreditation Documents

2014

2014 MiraCosta Distance Education Proposal
2014 Substantive Change Proposal Appendices Part 1
2014 Substantive Change Proposal Appendices Part 2
     
     
ACCJC Action Letter - Substantive Change Proposal 2014

 

2013

2013 Midterm Accreditation Scorecard
2013 Midterm Accreditation Report
2013 Midterm Accreditation Report Appendices
2013 ACCJC Midterm Accreditation Action Letter
2013 SLO Status Report
Student Learning Outcomes Implementation Report Evidence

 

 

 

 

 

     
2013 AHSDP Self Study
2013 AHSDP Self Study Appendices

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
WASC Evaluation Team Report April 2013
 

 

2012

Accreditation Scorecard MiraCosta College Institutional Follow-up Report #2 Accreditation Evidence
     
Accreditation Scorecard MiraCosta College Institutional Follow-up Report #2 Accreditation Evidence
     
Accreditation Reaffirmation Evaluation Team Report June 2012 Letter to ACCJC
     
Accreditation Reaffirmation Evaluation Team Report June 8, 2012 Letter to ACCJC

2011

2010

2009

Accreditation Reaffirmation Evaluation Team Report
   
Substantive Change Report - April 2009 ACCJC Substantive Change Approval - June 2009