Accreditation Information

Golden West College accreditation study

Golden West College is accredited by the following agencies:

Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges
10 Commercial Boulevard, Suite 204
Novato, CA 94949
(415) 506-0234

California Board of Registered Nursing
P.O. Box 944210 400 R. Street, Suite 4030
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 322-3350

Accrediting Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc.
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing
3343 Peachtree Road, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326
404-975-5000
www.acenursing.org

California Board of Barbering and Cosmetology
P.O. Box 944226
Sacramento, CA 94244-2260
(800) 952-5210

National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF)
101 Blue Seal Drive, Suite 101
Leesburg, Virginia 20175
(703) 669-6650

Golden West College offers programs which are approved by:
  • California Board of Registered Nursing, Continuing Education Provider
  • California Board of Barbering and Cosmetology
  • Approved as Certified Course Presenter by the Commission on Peace Officers Standards & Training (P.O.S.T.)
  • National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF) For Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification training.
Accreditation Documents
  • Mid-term submission 2016
  • 2015 Follow-up Visit Team Report [PDF]
  • ACCJC 2015 Action Letter 6-29-15 [PDF]
  • 2015 Accreditation Follow Up Report 3-12-15
  • 2013 External Evaluation Report (3.4MB)
  • ACCJC Letter – July 2013 (PDF 1.35MB)
Agency Accreditation & Program Approval Letters (in PDF format):
  • California Board of Register Nursing Letter
  • National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC) Letter
  • Board of Registered Nursing, Continuing Education Provider Certificate
  • Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) Certification Letter
  • California Board of Barbering and Cosmetology Letter
  • National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF) Letter
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