Patten University is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (”WSCUC”). WSCUC is a regional accrediting agency serving a diverse group of public and private higher education institutions throughout California, Hawaii, and the Pacific, as well as a limited number of institutions outside the U.S. Through its work of peer review, based on standards agreed to by the membership, WSCUC encourages continuous institutional improvement and assures the membership and its constituencies, including the public, that accredited institutions are fulfilling their missions in service to their students and the public good.


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Phone: (510) 748-9001
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Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education

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