Accreditation

Chabot College, part of the Chabot Las Positas Community College District, is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC), Western Associate of Schools and Colleges (WASC), an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Educational Accreditation and the U.S. Department of Education. 

In 2015, Chabot College underwent a comprehensive review and was fully reaffirmed by ACCJC. As part of the current 7-year accreditation cycle, the next self-evaluation will be completed in 2021. The 2022 Institutional Self Evaluation Report (ISER) will be submitted to ACCJC in January 2022. The peer review team will conduct their formative review of the 2022 ISER in February 2022, and the College will host a Welcome Meeting for the Peer Review Team on February 23, 2022. The peer review team will conduct the next comprehensive site visit at the College the week of October 10, 2022. 

The public is invited to submit comments about Chabot College to ACCJC by completing a third party comment form on the ACCJC website.

Below are the principal documents associated with the 2015 self-evaluation process: 

Chabot College’s Statements of Accreditation can also be found in the College Catalog.


2022 ISER

The next ACCJC peer review will be in 2022. The 2022 Institutional Self Evaluation Report (ISER) will be submitted to ACCJC in January 2022. The site visit will take place in October 2022.

Visit 2022 ISER Website


Accreditation for Specific Programs

Chabot College Program

Accrediting Agency

Last Comprehensive Review

Next Comprehensive Review

A.S. Automotive Technology

National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence

2016

2022

Arts, Media and Communication Programs:

  • A.A. Art (Ceramics, General, Painting, Sculpture); Art History; Interior Design; Photography
  • A.A-T Art: Studio Arts
  • A.A. Graphic Design/Digital Media; Painting and Drawing; Studio Foundations
  • Certificate Interior Design (Residential); Kitchen and Bath Design

National Association of Schools of Art & Design

2016

2022

A.S. Dental Hygiene

Commission on Dental Accreditation

2015

2023

Early Childhood Programs:

  • A.A. Early Childhood Development
  • A.S-T Early Childhood Education
  • A.A. Early Childhood Intervention

Commission on the Accreditation of Early Childhood Higher Education Programs

2019

2021

Emergency Medical Services – EMT

Alameda County Emergency Medical Services Agency

 

 

A.S. Medical Assisting

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs

2017

2022

Music Programs:

National Association of Schools of Music

2016

2023

A.A. Nursing

California Board of Registered Nurses

2019

2024