Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education (BPPE)

American University of Health Sciences (AUHS) is a private institution and is approved to operate by the BPPE, which means compliance with state standards as set forth in the Ed. Code. The Bureau’s approval means compliance with minimum state standards and does not imply any endorsement or recommendation by the state or superintendent. Institutional approval must be re-approved every three years and is subject to continuing review.
www.bppe.ca.gov

Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS)

American University of Health Sciences (AUHS) is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges & Schools (ACICS) to award master’s degrees and bachelor’s degrees. The Accrediting council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education and is recognized by the council for the Higher Education Accreditation.
www.acics.org

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

The BSN Program at American University of Health Sciences is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) through June 30, 2017, and is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing.
www.aacn.nche.edu/ccne-accreditation

CCNE-Accredited Baccalaureate Nursing Degree Programs

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) Final Report

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) Commission Action Letter

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)

American University of Health Sciences (AUHS) has applied to the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE). For additional information on the ACPE accreditation process, consult the Dean of the AUHS school of Pharmacy or the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education, 135 South LaSalle Street, Suite 4100, Chicago, IL 60503. (312)664-3575, fax (312)664-4652.
www.acpe-accredit.org/

Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)

American University of Health Sciences has applied for Eligibility from the Senior College Commission of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. WASC has reviewed the application and determined that American University of Health Sciences is eligible to proceed with an application for Candidacy and Initial Accreditation. A determination of Eligibility is not a formal status with the Accrediting Commission, nor does it ensure eventual accreditation; it is a preliminary finding that the institution is potentially accreditable and can proceed within four years of its Eligibility determination to be reviewed for Candidacy and Initial Accreditation status with the Accrediting Commission. Questions about Eligibility may be directed to the institution or to WASC at wascsr@wascsenior.org or 510-748-9001.
www.wascsenior.org/

Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools (TRACS)

American University of Health Sciences has completed the application process for the Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools (TRACS) and has attained Applicant Status, defined as an institution which has an application approved by the Applicant Review Committee (ARC) after hosting a successful staff visit and responding positively to the staff report and recommendations. This is not a formal status nor does it ensure eventual accreditation. Questions about Applicant Status may be directed to the Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools (TRACS), 15935 Forest Road, Forest, VA 24551; Telephone: 434-525-9539; Email: info@tracs.org.