About Accreditation

Accreditation Types

The goal of accreditation is to ensure that institutions of higher education meet acceptable levels of quality. 

Campus Contacts

Email: accreditation@sjsu.edu

Spartan Spirit Head

Pamela Richardson

Chair of the Accreditation Review Committee

Spartan Spirit Head

Sarah Schraeder

Research Associate and Program Coordinator


Accreditation Review Committee (ARC)

Accreditation is a campus-wide responsibility and a permanent accreditation review committee (ARC) coordinates the review processes. ARC is charged with fostering campus engagement in re-accreditation activities, encouraging continuous improvement focused on student learning, and leading the campus in preparing for accreditation review.