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Quick Reference Page on CCSF Matter

The ACCJC provides information to the public on matters concerning accreditation, accreditation practices, and the accredited status of member institutions. As we have been unable to respond in a timely manner to the many requests for information from members of the public, representatives of the public, and interested parties concerning the CCSF accreditation status and ACCJC's practices, this webpage is being developed to provide ready links to information that is available concerning these matters.

RECENT DEVELOPMENTS

Commission's Decision on Remand Review

Appellate Panel Decision Rendered

Hearing Panel Decision, full text, including page 26, paragraph a.

U.S. Department of Education approves restoration policy

Full text of Policy on Commission Actions, including page 5, Section V on Restoration Status

ACCJC Statement and Policy Language on Restoration Status, Updated June 20, 2014

Representative George Miller Encouraged by Accreditation Path for CCSF

Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi Statement on ACCJC Proposed Rule Change
 

TIME LINE OF SIGNIFICANT EVENTS IN THE ACCREDITATION OF CCSF

Time line of significant events in the accreditation of CCSF

RESPONSE TO HOUSE DEMOCRATIC LEADER PELOSI'S REQUEST FOR NEW EVALUATION OF CCSF

May 27, 2014 letter to the Honorable Nancy Pelosi

May 27, 2014 letter attachment entitled, "Withdrawal of the Accreditation of City College of San Francisco"

OTHER RESPONSES RELATED TO CCSF

CCSF is not on the agenda for the June 4-6, 2014 Commission meeting.

Can state funding be continued for CCSF without special legislation?

CITY COLLEGE OF SAN FRANCISCO – On Show Cause    ACCJC Press Release
Chancellor Arthur Tyler                                                         CCSF Comp Visit Team Report 2012
(415) 239-3000; Fax (415) 239-3918; www.ccsf.edu               Public Disclosure Notice 2012
Public (State/local) two-year. System: San Francisco CCD         Statement of Accredited Status
Initial Accreditation: 1952; last comprehensive review: 2012;   CCSF Response to ACCJC Decision
Next comprehensive review: To be determined.                        CCSF Show Cause Team Report 2013
Semester plan. Degrees: A.A., A.S.                                          CCSF Action Letter July 3, 2013
Total enrollment: 47,307                                                       CCSF Action Letter, February 7, 2014
                                                                                             CCSF Action Letter, July 21, 2014
Prog. Accred.: Associate Degree Nurse; Dental Assisting; Diagnostic Medical Imaging; Emergency Medical Technician Paramedic; Hotel and Restaurant Operation; Licensed Vocational Nurse; Medical Assistant; Radiology Technology.

 

POLICIES AND ACCREDITATION DOCUMENTS RELEVANT TO CCSF MATTER 

Policy on Commission Actions on Institutions, 2014

Policy on Commission Actions on Institutions, 2011

ACCJC Bylaws, Including Article IX Appeals, 2014

ACCJC Bylaws, Article IX Appeals, 2013

Manual for Institutional Self-Evaluation, Section 5.3., including 5.3F

Eligibility, Candidacy, and Initial Accreditation Manual
 

INFORMATION RELATED TO LITIGATION INVOLVING ACCREDITATION OF CCSF

Judge Strikes Complaint Against ACCJC

ACCJC comments on litigation, January 14, 2014

PRESS RELEASES

The Way Forward for City College

CHEA responds to critics of accreditation: 6-27-13

Press Release: 5-30-13, regarding no irregularities in CCSF evaluation

Press Release: 7-6-12, regarding City College of San Francisco