Accreditation

Regional Accreditation

California Baptist University is regionally accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC).  The most current Action Report and further information regarding our accreditation cycle can be found here.  CBU confers bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees.

CBU's next WSCUC accreditation visit is scheduled for Spring 2025.

 

Academic Accreditations & Memberships

CBU's various schools and colleges hold accreditations and memberships from organizations related to their specific disciplines.

 

University Memberships

The university is a member of the American Association of Higher Education, the Association of Independent California Colleges and Universities, the International Association of Baptist Colleges and Universities, the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities, and the Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges.

California Baptist University is incorporated under the laws of the State of California as a university of liberal arts authorized to grant the degrees of Associate of Science, Bachelor of Applied Theology, Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Computer Science, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Bachelor of Music, Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Social Work, Master of Architecture, Master of Arts, Master of Business Administration, Master of Music, Master of Public Administration, Master of Public Health, Master of Science, Master of Science in Nursing, Master of Social Work, Doctor of Business Administration, Doctor of Education, Doctor of Philosophy, Doctor of Nursing Practice, Doctor of Psychology, and Doctor of Public Administration.

 

More Information

For information about the procedure for obtaining or reviewing documents describing accreditation, approval, or licensing for specific programs, you may contact the College or School listed in the CBU Directory.

For information about the procedure for obtaining or reviewing documents describing accreditation, approval, or licensing for the University, and accreditation in general, you may address inquiries to the Accreditation Liaison Officer at ALO@calbaptist.edu.

Visit the Academics section to find out more about CBU's academic programs.

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