Accreditation

Overview

Accreditation

Long Beach City College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges, Western Association of Schools and Colleges, 331 J Street., Suite 200, Sacramento, CA 95814‚Äč, (415) 506-0234, an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and the U.S. Department of Education. Additional information about accreditation, including the filing of complaints against member institutions, can be found at: www.accjc.org.

The accreditation process is a seven-year cycle during which the college is continuously engaged in the institutional review and submits regular reports to ACCJC including Annual Reports, Annual Fiscal Reports, as well as a Midterm Report in the third year following a comprehensive review. Every seven years, colleges undergo a comprehensive self-study process culminating in an institutional self-evaluation report and a visit by a peer review team.

Upcoming Events

Date Open Sessions/Forums
10:00AM, Monday, February 28th, 2022

Opening Session via Zoom that will be livestreamed on YouTube: Meet the Peer Review Team and learn more about their role in visiting the College.

4:00PM, Monday, February 28th, 2022

First Open Forum via Zoom: use this opportunity to meet with the Peer Review Team.

10:00AM, Tuesday, March 1st, 2022

Second Open Forum via Zoom: use this opportunity to meet with the Peer Review Team.

10:30AM, Thursday, March 3rd, 2022

Exit Meeting via Zoom that will be livestreamed on YouTube: In this final session, the Peer Review Team will briefly report out a summary of their findings.

Our accreditation status can be confirmed by viewing our Certificate of Accreditation.