Accreditation by ACCJC

The four colleges of Los Rios Community College District are accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC), Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). The ACCJC is an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and the US Department of Education.

The ACCJC most recently affirmed all four Los Rios colleges as fully accredited institutions in 2015. The resources for that process are provided on this page.


Self-Evaluation Documents

The following are summaries of each of the Los Rios colleges' final planning agendas, organized by location for each accreditation standard.


ACCJC Documents

The following documents regarding eligibility requirements, accreditation standards, and a rubric for evaluating institutional effectiveness (program review, planning, student learning outcomes) are from the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC).


Mapping Documents

The following document describes the functional lines of responsibility in the Los Rios Community College District, by accreditation standard.


Accreditation Standards Chairs

List of chairs for each of the four accreditation standards for the Los Rios colleges.


District Accreditation Coordinating Committee

Documents from the District Accreditation Coordinating Committee (DACC), including an  overview of the accreditation self-study effort and committee membership information.


Organizational Charts

Organizational charts for the district and colleges.


District Office Program Reviews

District office support services program reviews are updated every six years.


District Unit Plans

District office support services unit plans are updated annually.