Accreditation

Moorpark College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, 10 Commercial Boulevard, Suite 204, Navato, CA 94949, (415) 506-0234, an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Commission on Recognition of Postsecondary 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

February 2014: Moorpark College Receives Continued Affirmation of Accreditation

On February 7, 2014, Moorpark College received notification that the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC) reaffirmed its accreditation.  The decision to continue affirmation of accreditation was based on Moorpark College’s Midterm Report that was submitted to the ACCJC in October 2013.  The ACCJC action letter and Midterm Report are provided below.  The next comprehensive evaluation for accreditation is scheduled for October 2016. 

 

January 2013: Moorpark College's Follow-Up Visit Final Evaluation Report and Commission Letter

The Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges, Western Association of Schools and Colleges (Commission) has released its official 2012 follow-up review findings for Ventura County Community College District (VCCCD). 

The Commission took action to remove Moorpark College from Probation status.

 

October 2012: Moorpark College's Follow-Up Report

This Follow-Up Report is submitted by Moorpark College as a progress report outlining Ventura County Community College District’s (VCCCD or District) responses to the recommendations made by Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC) and the alignment to the Accreditation Commission Standards. Each recommendation response also includes a statement of “College Activities and Impact” as it relates to District progress. The District and College responses delineate the progress achieved to date, and fully addresses the concerns noted by the Commission letter dated February 2, 2012 that placed the College on Probation status, and the subsequent July 2, 2012 Commission letter that continued the College on Probation status.

 

October 2011: Moorpark College Follow-Up Visit Evaluation Report

The Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges, Western Association of Schools and Colleges (Commission) has released its official follow-up review findings for Ventura County Community College District (VCCCD).  The Commission has moved all three of the District's colleges to "Probation" status due to deficiencies identified by the Commission pertaining to the Board and governance.

Please read the VCCCD Press Release, Commission's 2011 Moorpark College Follow-Up Visit Evaluation Report and Commission's Letter here:

 

January 2011: Moorpark College Self Study Final Report & Commission Letter

Moorpark College has had its accreditation status reaffirmed. Please read the Commission's Final Report and Commission Letter here:

 

2010 Moorpark College Self Study

Full Text

Introduction

Organization of Self Study and Eligibility Requirements

Descriptive Background and Demographics

Organization of Institution and College Committees and Functional Map

Responses to Recommendation of 2004 Visiting Team and Mid-Term Report Update

Abstract of the Self Study

Standard IA: Mission

Standard IB: Institutional Effectiveness

Standard IIA: Instructional Programs

Standard IIB: Student Support Services

Standard IIC: Library and Learning Support Services

Standard IIIA: Human Resources

Standard IIIB: Physical Resources

Standard IIIC: Technology Resources

Standard IIID: Financial Resources

Standard IVA: Decision-Making Roles and Processes

Standard IVB: Board and Administrative Organization

Summary of the Planning Agendas