Institutional Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation California State University, Stanislaus received its first accreditation in 1963 and most recently in 2010 a nine year reaccreditation from the:

Western Association of Schools & Colleges 985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100 Alameda, CA 94501

For more information on the Western Assocation of Schools and Colleges (WASC), please the website

For more information on institutional accreditation at CSU Stanislaus, please visit our Reaccreditation Self Study Specialized Accreditation

Specialized Accreditation

Download: Specialized Accreditation Programs.pdf

The following 10 programs are accredited by 12 specialized and professional organizations.

College of Business Administration

Business Administration - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business

College of Education, Kinesiology and Social Work

Education - National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
- California Commission on Teacher Credentialing

Social Work - Council on Social Work Education

College of the Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Public Administration - National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration

School of the Arts:
Art - National Association of Schools of Art and Design
Music - National Association of Schools of Music
Theatre Arts - National Association of Schools of Theatre

College of Science

Genetic Counseling - American Board of Genetic Counseling

Nursing - Board of Registered Nursing
- Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education

Psychology - Association for Behavior Analysis