Accreditation and Approvals
Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS)
750 First Street, NE, Suite 980
Washington, D.C. 20002-4223
Phone number: (202) 336-6780
Accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) to award the Academic Associate’s degree, Occupational Associate’s degree, and Certificates.
Documentation of approvals and accreditation is available for review with the Director of the Institution.
Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education (BPPE)
South Coast College is approved to operate as a private postsecondary institution in the State of California. Approval to operate means that the college is in compliance with state standards as set forth in the Education Code. An approval to operate does not imply an endorsement or recommendation by the indicated agency.
Note: The approval of South Coast College to operate as a private postsecondary institution in the State of California is based on provisions of the California Private Postsecondary Education Act (CPPEA) of 2009, which is effective January 1, 2010.
2535 Capitol Oaks Drive, Suite 400
Sacramento, CA 95833
P.O. Box 980818
West Sacramento, California 95798-0818
Phone number:(916) 431-6959
Toll free (888) 370-7589
Fax number: (916) 263-1897
DEPARTMENT OF CONSUMER AFFAIRS (DCA)
Court Reporters Board of California
2535 Capitol Oaks Drive, Suite 230
Sacramento, CA 95833
Phone number: (916) 263-3664
National Court Reporters Association (NCRA)
As a NCRA Certified training program, South Coast College is certified as meeting certain general requirements and minimum standards established by the National Court Reporters Association’s Council on Approved Student Education (CASE).
8224 Old Courthouse Road
Vienna, VA 22182-3808
Phone number: (703) 556-6272
NATIONAL HEALTHCARE ASSOCIATION (NHA)
South Coast College is approved to administer examinations in the following:
- Billing and Coding Specialist
- Medical Administrative Assistant
- Clinical Medical Assistant
- Electronic Health Records Specialist
11161 overbrook Road
Leawood, Kansas 66211
Phone number: (800) 499-9092
Veterans Administration (VA)
The programs offered at South Coast College are approved for the training of veterans pursuant to Title 38, United States Code. As an approved site, this institution will conduct an evalutation of previous education and training for all veterans and eligible persons, grant appropriate credit, shorten the training period proportionately, and notify the VA and student accordingly.