University Accreditation


Point Loma Nazarene University is numbered among those institutions of higher education that meet or exceed the rigorous standards of accrediting associations and commissions. Point Loma Nazarene University is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WSCUC), for which it periodically completes a self-study that addresses recognized standards and principles of excellence.


WSCUC may be contacted at 985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, or by telephone at 510-748-9001.

WSCUC Interim Report Cover Letter - Fall 2012 

WSCUC Interim Report - Fall 2012

Reaffirmation of Accreditation-February 28, 2008

WSCUC documents and 2004-2007 Accreditation Cycle


Professional/Program Accreditations

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (formerly CADE)

Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs

California Board of Registered Nursing

California Commission on Teacher Credentialing

Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (formerly NCATE)

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education

Council on Social Work Education

National Association of Schools of Music