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  Directory of Institutions E — L
 
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
Eastern Idaho Technical College, Idaho Falls, ID
http://www.eitc.edu/
Public Accredited (1982) Spring 2013 Year Three Evaluation Spring 2016 Year Seven Evaluation A
Eastern Oregon University, La Grande, OR
http://www.eou.edu/
Public Accredited (1931) Fall 2013 Year Three Evaluation Fall 2014 Ad Hoc Evaluation A,B,M
Eastern Washington University, Cheney, WA
http://www.ewu.edu/
Public Accredited (1919) Spring 2012 Year Three Evaluation Spring 2015 Year Seven Evaluation B,M,D
Edmonds Community College, Lynnwood, WA
http://www.edcc.edu/
Public Accredited (1973) Spring 2014 Year Three Evaluation Spring 2017 Year Seven Evaluation A
Everett Community College, Everett, WA
http://www.everettcc.edu
Public Accredited (1948) Spring 2013 Year Three Evaluation Spring 2014 Ad Hoc Evaluation A
Flathead Valley Community College, Kalispell, MT
http://www.fvcc.cc.mt.us/
Public Accredited (1970) Spring 2013 Year One Evaluation Spring 2015 Year Three Evaluation A
Fort Peck Community College, Poplar, MT
http://www.fpcc.edu/
Tribal Accredited (1991) Fall 2012 Year Three Evaluation Fall 2015 Year Seven Evaluation A
George Fox University, Newberg, OR
http://www.georgefox.edu/
Private (Non-Profit) Accredited (1959) Spring 2012 Year Three Evaluation Spring 2014 Year Seven Evaluation B,M,D
Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA
http://www.gonzaga.edu/
Private (Non-Profit) Accredited (1927) Spring 2012 Year Three Evaluation Spring 2014 Year Seven Evaluation B,M,D
Grays Harbor College, Aberdeen, WA
http://ghc.ctc.edu/
Public Accredited (1948) Spring 2012 Year One Evaluation Spring 2014 Year Three Evaluation A
Great Basin College, Elko, NV
http://www.gbcnv.edu/
Public Accredited (1974) Spring 2013 Year Seven Evaluation Spring 2014 Year One Evaluation A,B
Great Falls College Montana State University, Great Falls,  MT
http://www.msugf.edu/
Public Accredited (1979) Spring 2012 Year Three Evaluation Spring 2015 Year Seven Evaluation A
Green River Community College, Auburn, WA
http://www.greenriver.edu
Public Accredited (1967) Spring 2013 Year Seven Evaluation Spring 2014 Year One Evaluation A,B*
Helena College University of Montana, Helena, MT
http://www.umhelena.edu/
Public Accredited (1977) Spring 2011 Year One Evaluation Spring 2014 Year Three Evaluation A
Heritage University, Toppenish, WA
http://www.heritage.edu/
Private (Non-Profit) Accredited (1986) Spring 2012 Year One Evaluation Spring 2014 Year Three Evaluation A,B,M
Highline College, Des Moines, WA
http://www.highline.ctc.edu/
Public Accredited (1965) Fall 2013 Year Seven Evaluation Fall 2014 Year One Evaluation A,B*
Idaho State University, Pocatello, ID
http://www.isu.edu/
Public Accredited (1918) Fall 2011 Year One Evaluation Fall 2014 Year Seven Evaluation A,B,M,D
Ilisagvik College, Barrow, AK
http://www.ilisagvik.cc/
Tribal Accredited (2002) Spring 2013 Year Three Evaluation Spring 2014 Ad Hoc Evaluation A
Klamath Community College, Klamath Falls, OR
http://www.klamathcc.edu/
Public Accredited (2004) Fall 2011 Year One Evaluation Fall 2014 Year Three Evaluation A
Lake Washington Institute of Technology, Kirkland, WA
http://www.lwtech.edu/
Public Accredited (1981) Fall 2012 Year One Evaluation Fall 2014 Year Three Evaluation A,B
Lane Community College, Eugene, OR
http://www.lanecc.edu/
Public Accredited (1968) Fall 2011 Year One Evaluation Fall 2014 Year Seven Evaluation A
LDS Business College, Salt Lake City, UT
http://www.ldsbc.edu/
Private (Non-Profit) Accredited (1977) Fall 2013 Year One Evaluation Fall 2015 Year Three Evaluation A
Lewis and Clark College, Portland, OR
http://www.lclark.edu/
Private (Non-Profit) Accredited (1943) Spring 2011 Year One Evaluation Spring 2014 Year Three Evaluation B,M,D
Lewis-Clark State College, Lewiston, ID
http://www.lcsc.edu/
Public Accredited (1964) Fall 2011 Year One Evaluation Fall 2014 Year Three Evaluation A,B
Linfield College, McMinnville, OR
http://www.linfield.edu/
Private (Non-Profit) Accredited (1928) Fall 2011 Year One Evaluation Fall 2014 Year Three Evaluation B,M
Linn-Benton Community College, Albany, OR
http://www.linnbenton.edu
Public Accredited (1972) Fall 2013 Year Three Evaluation Fall 2016 Year Seven Evaluation A
Little Big Horn College, Crow Agency, MT
http://www.lbhc.edu/
Tribal Accredited (1989)
Spring 2013 Year Three Evaluation Spring 2015 Ad Hoc Evaluation A
Lower Columbia College, Longview, WA
http://www.lcc.ctc.edu/
Public Accredited (1948) Fall 2011 Year One Evaluation Fall 2014 Year Three Evaluation A

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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