Institutional Accreditation


California State University, Stanislaus received its first accreditation in 1964 and a 10-year accreditation in 1999 from:

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

Phone: (510) 748-9001
Fax: (510) 748-9797

Specialized Accreditation by organizations:

College of the Arts

  • Art – National Association of Schools of Art and Design
  • Music – National Association of Schools of Music
  • Theatre – National Association of Schools of Theatre

College of Business Administration

  • AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business

College of Education

  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
  • California Commission of Teacher Credentialing

College of Human and Health Sciences

  • Nursing – Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
  • Psychology – Association for Behavior Analysis
  • Social Work – Council on Social Work Education

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

  • Public Administration – National Association of Schools Public Affairs and Administration

College of Natural Sciences

  • Chemistry – American Chemical Society