Orange Coast College is accredited by the
Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior College, Western Association of Schools and Colleges, 10 Commercial Blvd., 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. Additional information about accreditation, including the filing of complaints against member institutions, can be found at:
The college and its instructional programs are also approved by the Board of Governors of the California Community Colleges and by the State Department of Education for training veterans. In addition, Orange Coast College is also accredited by other accrediting agencies.
See program accreditation for more detailed information.
2017 Substantive Change: Online Education
2017 Substantive Change: Online Education -Commission Letter
2016 Midterm Report
2016 ACCJC Action Letter
2012 Self Evaluation Report
2013 Commission Action Letter
2013 Site Visit Report
2012 Self Evaluation Timeline
2012 Standards and Chairs