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WLAC Accreditation

Accreditation Reaffirmed July 2016. West Received 9 Commendations .

...see Press Release

...see ACCJC Accreditation Re-Affirmation Letter and External Evaluation Report

Accreditation Status

West Los Angeles College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges, Western Association of Schools and Colleges, 10 Commercial Blvd., Suite 204, Novato, CA 94949, (415) 506-0234, an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and the U.S. Department of Education. Additional information about accreditation, including the filing of complaints against member institutions, can be found at: www.accjc.org.


THIRD-PARTY COMMENTS TO ACCJC

A third-party comment may be submitted to the Commission at any time as it relates to the compliance of a member institution with Eligibility Requirements, Accreditation Standards, or Commission policies. Such comment must be submitted in writing, signed, and accompanied by the affiliation, return address and telephone number of the correspondent. Commission staff will review all third-party comments to assess its applicability to Eligibility Requirements, Accreditation Standards, or Commission policies. Institutions will be provided with an opportunity to review applicable third-party comments.

Individuals who wish to make comments on the institutions that are undergoing review in the current semester and that are being considered by the Commission at its next meeting, should use the Third Party Comment Form and be sure to include their name, address, phone number, and email address. The comments must be received five weeks before the scheduled Commission meeting.

For more information and to access the Third Party Comment Form click here.


OTHER ACCREDITATIONS, CERTIFICATIONS, AND APPROVALS

The following West Los Angeles College programs have additional accreditation, certification, or approval through their respective agencies:

Program

 

Agency

Administration of Justice

Certification

California Commission on Peace Officer Standards & Training (POST)

860 Stillwater Road, Suite 100

West Sacramento, CA 95605

Phone: (916) 227-3909

https://www.post.ca.gov/about-us.aspx

To file a complaint, call (916) 227-3909

 

Alcohol and Drug Studies

Accreditation

California Association of Alcohol and Drug Educators (CAADE)

5230 Clark Avenue, Suite 3

Lakewood, CA 90712


Phone: 707-7-Caade-1 (707-722-2331)

Fax: 562-275-3494

http://caade.org/

To file a complaint, go to http://caade.org/file-complaint

 

Aviation Maintenance

Technician

Certification

Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)

15000 Aviation Boulevard, Suite 2000

Lawndale, California 90261

Phone: (310) 725-6600

Fax: (310) 725-6670

https://www.faa.gov/about/office_org/field_offices/fsdo/lax/contact/

 To file a complaint, call (866) 835-5322 or go to http://airconsumer.ost.dot.gov/CP_AirlineService.htm

 

Certified Nurse Assistant

and

Home Health Aide

Certification

California Department of Public Health (CDPH)

PO Box 997377, MS 0500


Sacramento, CA 95899-7377

(916) 558-1784

https://www.cdph.ca.gov/services/contact/Pages/default.aspx

To file a complaint, go to

https://www.cdph.ca.gov/services/Pages/ComplaintsCaliforniaHealthCare.aspx

 

Child Development

Approval

Department of Public Social Services

State of California

Commission on Teacher Credentialing

1900 Capitol Avenue Sacramento, CA 95811-4213

Email: credentials@ctc.ca.gov

Website: www.ctc.ca.gov

To file a complaint, call (916) 322-4974

 

Dental Hygiene

Accreditation

American Dental Association


Commission on Dental Accreditation


211 East Chicago Avenue
Suite 1900


Chicago, Illinois 60611

800.621.8099 or 312.440.4653

http://www.ada.org/en/coda/contact/

To file a complaint, go to

http://www.ada.org/en/coda/policies-and-guidelines/file-a-complaint

 

Paralegal

Approval

Standing Committee on Paralegals

American Bar Association


321 N. Clark Street, 19th Floor


Chicago, IL 60654-7598

legalassts@americanbar.org

 

Real Estate

Certification

California State Department of Real Estate

320 West 4th Street, Suite 350

Los Angeles, CA 90013

(877) 373-4542

http://www.dre.ca.gov/Consumers/FileComplaint.html

 

Real Estate

Appraiser Skill Certificate

Certification

California Bureau of Real Estate Appraisers (BREA)

Enforcement Unit

1102 Q Street, Suite 4100

Sacramento, CA 95811

http://www.orea.ca.gov/html/EnforcementFAQs.html#q3

To file a complaint, go to

http://www.dre.ca.gov/Consumers/FileComplaint.html