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Azusa Pacific Online University’s programs are approved by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).

In March 2013, Azusa Pacific Online University was granted candidacy from the Senior College Commission of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. In this candidacy period, APOU’s programs will continue to be accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges through Azusa Pacific University.

WASC serves as one of the premiere accrediting agencies for educational institutions in the western United States. Committed to the development of education, WASC emphasizes student learning outcomes, quality teaching, and rigorous scholarship among its accredited colleges and universities. The agency’s accreditation process includes detailed proposals, documented results, visits, and peer review.

For questions regarding Azusa Pacific Online University’s accreditation, please call 626-857-2450.

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