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  Directory of Institutions A — D
 
Click one of the following for Status Definitions: Applicant Candidate Accredited
Legend: A – Associate B – Baccalaureate M – Masters D – Doctorate
* Indicates the institution is a Candidate at this level while remaining accredited at the other level(s)

Institution Institutional Control Status (Year Granted)
Public Sanction
Most Recent Evaluation Next Evaluation Degree Level
Aaniiih Nakoda College, Harlem, MT
http://www.fbcc.edu/
Tribal Accredited (1993) Spring 2011 Year One Evaluation Spring 2014 Year Three Evaluation A
Alaska Pacific University, Anchorage, AK
http://www.alaskapacific.edu/
Private (Non-Profit)
Accredited (1981)
Spring 2012 Year Three Evaluation Spring 2015 Year Seven Evaluation
A,B,M,D*
Art Institute of Portland, Portland, OR
http://www.aipd.artinstitutes.edu/
Private (For-Profit)
Accredited (1977)
Spring 2012 Year Three Evaluation Spring 2015 Year Seven Evaluation
A,B,M*
Art Institute of Seattle, Seattle, WA
http://www.ais.edu/
Private (For-Profit)
Accredited (1999)
Fall 2012 Year Three Evaluation Fall 2015 Year Seven Evaluation A,B
Bastyr University, Kenmore, WA
http://www.bastyr.edu/
Private (Non-Profit)
Accredited (1989)
Fall 2013 Ad Hoc Evaluation Spring 2015 Year Three Evaluation
B,M,D
Bates Technical College, Tacoma, WA
http://www.bates.ctc.edu/
Public
Accredited (1988)
Fall 2013 Year Seven Evaluation Fall 2014 Year One Evaluation
A
Bellevue College, Bellevue, WA
http://www.bellevuecollege.edu/
Public
Accredited (1970)
Fall 2011 Year One Evaluation Fall 2014 Year Three Evaluation
A, B
Bellingham Technical College, Bellingham, WA
http://www.btc.ctc.edu/
Public
Accredited (1999)
Fall 2011 Year One Evaluation Fall 2014 Year Seven Evaluation
A
Big Bend Community College, Moses Lake, WA
http://www.bigbend.edu/
Public
Accredited (1965)
Fall 2013 Year One Evaluation Fall 2015 Year Three Evaluation
A
Blackfeet Community College, Browning, MT
http://www.bfcc.org/
Tribal
Accredited (1985)
Fall 2013 Year Three Evaluation Fall 2014 Ad Hoc Evaluation
A
Blue Mountain Community College, Pendleton, OR
http://www.bluecc.edu/
Public
Accredited (1968)
Fall 2011 Year One Evaluation Fall 2014 Year Seven Evaluation
A
Boise State University, Boise, ID
http://www.boisestate.edu/
Public
Accredited (1941)
Fall 2011 Year One Evaluation Fall 2014 Year Three Evaluation
A,B,M,D
Brigham Young University, Provo, UT
http://www.byu.edu/
Private (Non-Profit)
Accredited (1923)
Spring 2012 Year Three Evaluation Spring 2015 Year Seven Evaluation
A,B,M,D
Brigham Young University - Idaho, Rexburg, ID
http://www.byui.edu/
Private (Non-Profit)
Accredited (1936)
Spring 2012 Year Three Evaluation Spring 2014 Year Seven Evaluation
A,B
Capilano University, North Vancouver, BC, Canada
http://www.capilanou.ca/
Public Accredited (2012) Fall 2013 Year One Evaluation Fall 2015 Year Three Evaluation A,B
Carroll College, Helena, MT
http://www.carroll.edu/
Private (Non-Profit)
Accredited (1949)
Fall 2013 Year Three Evaluation Fall 2017 Year Seven Evaluation
A,B
Cascadia Community College, Bothell, WA
http://www.cascadia.edu/
Public
Accredited (2006)
Spring 2013 Year One Evaluation Spring 2015 Year Three Evaluation
A
Central Oregon Community College, Bend, OR
http://www.cocc.edu/
Public
Accredited (1966)
Spring 2013 Year One Evaluation Spring 2015 Year Three Evaluation
A
Central Washington University, Ellensburg, WA
http://www.cwu.edu/
Public
Accredited (1918)
Fall 2011 Year One Evaluation Fall 2014 Year Three Evaluation
B,M
Centralia College, Centralia, WA
http://www.centralia.ctc.edu/
Public
Accredited (1948)
Fall 2011 Year One Evaluation Fall 2014 Year Three Evaluation
A,B*
Chemeketa Community College, Salem, OR
http://www.chemeketa.edu/
Public
Accredited (1972)
Spring 2013 Ad Hoc Evaluation Spring 2015 Year Seven Evaluation
A
Chief Dull Knife College, Lame Deer, MT
http://www.cdkc.edu/
Tribal
Accredited (1996)
Spring 2012 Year One Evaluation Spring 2014 Year Three Evaluation
A
City University of Seattle, Seattle, WA
http://www.cityu.edu/
Private (Non-Profit)
Accredited (1978)
Spring 2013 Year Three Evaluation Spring 2015 Ad Hoc Evaluation
A,B,M,D*
Clackamas Community College, Oregon City, OR
http://www.clackamas.cc.or.us/
Public
Accredited (1971)
Fall 2012 Year Three Evaluation Fall 2015 Year Seven Evaluation
A
Clark College, Vancouver, WA
http://www.clark.edu/
Public
Accredited (1948)
Fall 2013 Year Three Evaluation Fall 2014 Ad Hoc Evaluation
A
Clatsop Community College, Astoria, OR
http://www.clatsopcc.edu/
Public
Accredited (1965)
Spring 2012 Year One Evaluation Spring 2014 Year Three Evaluation
A
Clover Park Technical College, Lakewood, WA
http://www.cptc.edu/
Public
Accredited (1999)
Fall 2011 Year One Evaluation Fall 2014 Year Seven Evaluation
A,B*
College of Southern Idaho, Twin Falls, ID
http://www.csi.edu/
Public
Accredited (1968)
Fall 2013 Ad Hoc Evaluation Spring 2015 Year Seven Evaluation
A
College of Southern Nevada, Las Vegas, NV
http://www.csn.edu/
Public
Accredited (1975)
Fall 2012 Year Three Evaluation Fall 2015 Year Seven Evaluation A,B
College of Western Idaho, Nampa, ID
http://www.cwidaho.cc/
Public Candidate (2012) Fall 2011 Initial Candidacy Evaluation Fall 2014 Year Three Evaluation A
Columbia Basin College, Pasco, WA
http://www.columbiabasin.edu/
Public
Accredited (1960)
Fall 2011 Year One Evaluation Fall 2014 Year Three Evaluation
A,B
Columbia Gorge Community College
http://www.cgcc.us/
Public Accredited (2012) Spring 2013 Initial Accreditation Evaluation Spring 2014 Year One Evaluation A
Concordia University, Portland, OR
http://www.cu-portland.edu/
Private (Non-Profit)
Accredited (1962)
Spring 2013 Year Three Evaluation Spring 2014 Ad Hoc Evaluation
A,B,M,D
Corban University, Salem, OR (Formerly Western Baptist College)
http://www.corban.edu/
Private (Non-Profit)
Accredited (1971)
Fall 2012 Year Three Evaluation Fall 2015 Year Seven Evaluation
A,B,M
Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, WA
http://www.cornish.edu/
Private (Non-Profit)
Accredited (1977)
Spring 2013 Comprehensive Evaluation Spring 2014 Year One Evaluation
B
Dawson Community College, Glendive, MT
http://www.dawson.cc.mt.us/
Public
Accredited (1969)
Spring 2012 Year Three Evaluation Spring 2014 Year Seven Evaluation
A
Dixie State University, St. George, UT
http://www.dixie.edu/
Public
Accredited (1945)
Fall 2013 Year One Evaluation Fall 2015 Year Three Evaluation
A,B

Definitions of Institution Status
Applicant
An affiliate status indicating that an institution appears to meet the Commission's conditions of eligibility and that its Application for Consideration has been accepted. Recognition as an Applicant neither implies nor ensures an institution will attain Candidate or Accredited status with the Commission.
Candidate
An affiliate preaccreditation status indicating that an institution meets the Commission's Eligibility Requirements and is progressing toward accreditation. Recognition as a Candidate neither implies nor ensures an institution will attain Accredited status with NWCCU.
Accredited
An affiliate status indicating that an institution meets the Commission's established standards of educational quality and effectiveness. Accredited status indicates that the institution: 1) has clearly defined and appropriate educational objectives; 2) operates under conditions by which achievement of those educational objectives can reasonably be expected; 3) is substantially accomplishing its educational objectives; and 4) is organized, staffed, and supported to warrant confidence that it will continue to achieve its educational objectives in the foreseeable future.
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