CSU Dominguez Hills has been designated as a member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges (SOC), a group of more than 1,800 colleges and universities providing post-secondary education to members of the military throughout the world. As an SOC member, CSU Dominguez Hills recognizes the unique nature of the military lifestyle and has committed itself to easing the transfer of relevant course credits, providing flexible academic residency requirements, and crediting learning from appropriate military training and experiences. SOC has been developed jointly by educational representatives of each of the Armed Services, the Office of the Secretary of Defense and a consortium of 13 leading national higher education associations; it is co-sponsored by the American Association of State Colleges and Universities and the American Association of Community Colleges.
The Western Association of School and Colleges' (WASC) Handbook of Accreditation, January 2001 (page 8), states that voluntary, nongovernmental accreditation of both institutions and programs is a unique characteristic of American education that establishes standards of quality and effectiveness. The specific purposes of accreditation are:
CSU Dominguez Hills is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges [located at 9533 Airport Boulevard, Suite 200, Burlingame, CA 94010, (650) 696-1060], which is one of six major regional accreditation agencies in the United States.
CSU Dominguez Hills is also accredited/approved by other agencies in the following special fields.
Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) located at 7007 College Blvd., Suite 420, Overland Park, KS 66211.
American Chemical Society, Committee on Professional Training located at 1155 Sixteenth Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20036.
Cytotechnology Option: Affiliate accredited by the Programs Review Committee of the American Society of Cytopathology, sponsored by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) located at 35 E. Wacker Dr., Suite 1970, Chicago, IL 60601-2208.
Medical Technology Option: National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS) located at 5600 N. River Road, Suite 720, Rosemont, IL 60018.
Computing Science Accreditation Commission (CSAC) of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc. (ABET) located at 111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, MD 21202.
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) located at 1919 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Suite 202, Washington, DC 20006, and the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CCTC) located at 1900 Capitol Ave., Sacramento, CA 95814-7000.
Orthotics and Prosthetics: Affiliate accredited by the National Commission on Orthotic and Prosthetic Education (NCOPE) located at 330 John Carlyle St., Suite 200, Alexandria, VA 22314 and sponsored by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) located at 35 E. Wacker Dr., Suite 1970, Chicago, IL 60601-2208.
The National Association of Schools of Music (NASM) located at 11250 Roger Bacon Dr., Suite 21, Reston, VA 20190.
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education located at One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036-1120. Approval of the MSN Clinical Nurse Leader Role Option and the Family Nurse Practitioner Program by the California Board of Registered Nursing at P.O. Box, 94420, Sacramento, CA 94244-2100.
The Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) accredits educational programs for the occupational therapist. The standards comply with the United States Department of Education (USDE) criteria for recognition of accrediting agencies. Accreditation Department, American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc. 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449.
National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration (NASPAA) located at 1120 G. Street, N.W., Ste. 520, Washington, DC 20005.
Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) located at 1725 Duke Street, Suite 500, Alexandria, VA 22314-3457, (703) 683-8080, fax (703) 683-8099.
National Association of Schools of Theatre (NAST) located at 11250 Roger Bacon Dr., Suite 21, Reston, VA 20190 (Associate Membership).
Willie J. Hagan
Chief of Staff
Interim Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs
Interim Vice Provost
Assistant to the Provost
Associate Vice President, Institutional Effectiveness and Assessment
Associate Vice President, Faculty Affairs
Associate Vice President, Retention and Academic Advising
Dean, Graduate Studies and Research
Interim Dean, Undergraduate Studies
Director, Center for Service Learning, Internships and Civic Engagement
Associate Director, Toro Learning Center
Chair, Academic Senate
Assistant Dean, Graduate and Professional Programs
Interim Director, School of Nursing
Associate Dean, Extended Education
Associate Dean, International Education
Interim Vice President, Administration and Finance
Associate Vice President, Administration and Finance
Chief Operating Officer & Chief Financial Officer, Foundation
Director, Physical Plant
Associate Vice President, Human Resources Management
Chief of Police
Vice President, Student Affairs
Interim Associate Vice President, Student Life and Dean of Students
Associate Dean of Students
Stephen J. Rice
Assistant Dean of Students, Office of Student Life
Anna Liza Garcia
Associate Vice President, Enrollment Management
Associate Vice President, Student Success Services
Associate Registrar, Records and Registration
Director, Financial Aid
Director, Loker Student Union
Director, University Housing Services
Director, Student DisAbility Resource Center
Patricia Ann Wells
Director, Student Health and Psychological Services
Chief of Medical Services
Director, Career Center
Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Information Technology
Associate Vice President and Academic Technology Officer, Academic Technology
Information Security Officer
Division Fiscal and Project Management Officer and Interim Director, User Services
Director, Enterprise Applications
Vice President, University Advancement
Carrie E. Stewart
Associate Vice President, Communications and Marketing
Associate Vice President, Development
Assistant Vice President, External Relations
Senior Director, Development
Director, University Communications and Public Affairs
Director, Ceremonies and Events
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