Accreditation Information

During February 25-28, 2019, Golden West College will undergo a comprehensive review from Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior College (ACCJC). The review will be based on the College’s self-evaluation of how well it meets ACCJC’s standards as well as numerous team interviews and evaluation of evidence.

For more information regarding the upcoming comprehensive review, please click on the icon “Accreditation Site Visit”

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

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
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.