New name. Same WCUI legacy.
WCUI is now Smith Chason College.

Frequently Asked

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Yes, each Smith Chason College campus is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC). Moreover, Smith Chason College is has the following approvals by the following:

  • BPPE Approved | The California Campus are approved by the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education (BPPE) to provide educational services in the State of California. Approval to operate means the institution is compliant with the minimum standards contained in the California Private Postsecondary Education Act of 2009 (as amended) and Division 7.5 of Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations.
  • AZPPSE Approved | The Phoenix campus is approved to operate in the state of Arizona by the Arizona State Board for Private Postsecondary Education (AZPPSE).
  • Programmatic Approvals
  • BVNPT | The Vocational Nursing program at the Los Angeles and Ontario campuses is approved by the Board for Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians (BVNPT).
  • BRN | The Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) program at the Los Angeles campus is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing (BRN).
  • AZBN | The Practical Nursing program at the Phoenix campus is provisionally approved by the Arizona Board of Nursing (AZBN).
  • ARMRIT | The MRI (Long) Diploma program and the Academic Associate of Science MRI program at the Los Angeles, Ontario, and Phoenix campuses are programmatically accredited by the American Registry of Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists (ARMRIT).

To view a full list of Smith Chason College accreditations and approvals visit our Accreditation page.