Distance Education Accrediting Commission
Union University of California is accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission. The Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education Accrediting Commission is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency.
Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC)
(Formerly the Distance Education and Training Council – DETC)
1101 17th Street NW, Suite 808, Washington, DC 20036
Fax: 202-332-1386 Website: www.deac.org
What Accreditation Means to You
When a recognized accreditation body grants its accreditation to an educational institution, it is providing an industry-set certificate of approval and assurance of quality that the public can rely on when comparing online degree programs. Properly vetting a potential school for your education is important. When you see the Distance Education Accrediting Commission logo, you will know that your online degree will provide you with the quality training and education you need to expand your career opportunities. Accreditation is about the overall quality of the education provided. You can trust that Union University of California staffs qualified instructors, operates on a sound financial basis, uses approved facilities and equipment, and follows all guidelines related to recruitment admissions and every other aspect of an academic institution.
The Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC) was founded in 1926 and is a private, non-profit organization that operates as a national accreditor. The DEAC Accrediting Commission is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) as a national institutional accrediting organization.
Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education (BPPE)
UUC is a private institution approved to operate by the California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education. Approval to operate means compliance with state standards as set forth in the California Private Postsecondary Education Act of 2009 and Division 7.5 of Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations.
Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education
2535 Capitol Oak Drive, Suite 400,
Sacramento, CA 95833
Internet website address: www.bppe.ca.gov
Telephone: (916) 431-6959,
Fax number: (916) 263-1897