The Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC) has notified Porterville College of their action on our accreditation status based on our 2012 Self Evaluation and the external team visit report.

"The Commission took action to reaffirm accreditation, with a requirement that the College complete a follow-up report that must be submitted by October 15, 2014… "

Reaffirmation is granted when an institution is found to substantially meet or exceed the Eligibility Requirements, Accreditation Standards, and Commission policies…"

Porterville College is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges and is fully approved by the Board of Governors, California Community Colleges and other state and federal agencies. The University of California, California State Universities and other universities and colleges grant credit to lower division transfer courses completed at Porterville College.

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Schools and Colleges
3402 Mendocino Avenue
Santa Rosa, CA 9503

Sept 14, 2017

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