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The Western Association of Schools and Colleges—Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC) is the institutional accreditation agency for Pepperdine. In addition, the University also has specialized accreditation

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Pepperdine Reaffirmed

for 10 Years!

WSCUC reaffirmed Pepperdine for a full 10-year term! This announcement follows a four-year process aimed at assuring that Pepperdine meets WSCUC’s core commitments and standards. In their Commission Action Letter, WSCUC commended Pepperdine for its strong dedication to its mission and vision of community.



Quick Facts

  • 1949Pepperdine's First Accreditation
  • 100+Accredited degree programs (bachelors, masters, doctorate)
  • 4Accredited Locations