Caltech Accreditation

Accreditation News

JULY 2010
The WASC Commission receives the Educational Effectiveness Review team report and reaffirms Caltech accreditation. Next Institutional Proposal will be due in Spring 2018, with Capacity and Preparatory Review scheduled for Spring 2020 and the Educational Effectiveness Review for Fall 2021. (Download PDF)
 

MAY 2010
Report of the WASC Visiting Team - Educational Effectiveness Review (EER) - received by President's Office. (Download PDF)
 

APRIL 2009
Caltech’s biennial Student-Faculty Conference took place on April 6, 2009. This event was the culmination of several months of investigation by student-faculty committees that analyzed issues, conducted surveys, and proposed changes to Caltech academics and the student experience. Topics included the Honor Code, Student Experience Trips, undergraduate research, reevaluating core curriculum, and changes to all academic options.


MARCH 2009
WASC Commission Action Letter received by the President’s Office.
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FEBRUARY 2009
Report of the WASC Visiting Team - Capacity and Preparatory Review (CPR) - received by the President’s Office. (Download PDF)


NOVEMBER 2008
WASC Visiting Team came to campus for on-site review.


AUGUST 2008
Capacity and Preparatory Review Report was submitted to WASC. (Download PDF)


APRIL 2008
Faculty Board approved new Institute Educational Objective and Educational Outcomes.


APRIL 2007
The biennial Student-Faculty Conference took place on April 5, 2007. Please consult the Academics & Research Committee’s web site for more details including rosters for the committees.


SEPTEMBER 2006
Caltech’s Institutional Proposal was accepted by WASC. (Download PDF)