Accreditation and Affiliations
Mt. San Jacinto College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community
and Junior Colleges, Western Association of Schools and Colleges, 331 J Street, Suite
200, Sacramento, CA 95814, (415) 506-0234, an institutional accrediting body recognized
by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and the U.S. Department of Education.
Additional information about accreditation, including the filing of complaints against
member institutions, can be found on ACCJC’s website (accjc.org) under the Resources
dropdown menu Complaint Process.
The college has been approved for training of veterans under the various United States public laws and California veteran enactments; the Bureau of Immigration and various United States public laws and California veteran enactment. The Bureau of Citizenship and Immigration Services has approved Mt. San Jacinto College for international students under educational visas. Mt. San Jacinto College is authorized under federal law to enroll non-immigrant and alien students.
If you have questions regarding Mt. San Jacinto College's Accreditation, click here to send an email to the MSJC Accreditation Liaison Officer, Rebecca Teague.
Mt. San Jacinto College has career technical education programs that undergo external evaluation and are accredited by industry-specific agencies. Each program is noted below, along with the associated accrediting body’s name and contact information.
Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) Program:
The ADN program is accredited by the State of California Board of Registered Nursing (BRN), a division of the California Department of Consumer Affairs and the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc.
Diagnostic Medical Sonography (DMS):
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
25400 US Highway 19 N, Suite 158
Clearwater, Florida 33763
Students and members of the public who desire to file a formal complaint to the Commission about Mt. San Jacinto Community College District should become familiar with the requirements for doing so prior to contacting the Commission. Following is a link to the Commission's Policy on Student and Public Complaints Against Institutions which will assist you in understanding the issues the Commission can and cannot address through the complaint process. The policy explains the procedures for filing a complaint.