Accreditation Visit


Join Us at the Accreditation Forum

The Visiting Team from the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC) extends a warm invitation to our VC community including faculty, staff, students, and the general public, to attend an Open Forum. This event offers a valuable chance for you to acquaint yourselves with the ACCJC team, gain insights into their mission, pose inquiries about their procedures, and contribute any pertinent information to the Team. This open forum will be conducted exclusively in a face-to-face setting. Refreshments will be served.

Monday, September 25 | 5 p.m. - 6 p.m. | Ventura College ASC 150



Ventura College is fully accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC). The ACCJC is an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) and the U.S. Department of Education. Additional information about accreditation, including the filing of complaints against member institutions, can be found at

Accreditation Certificate


Ventura College's Accrediting Agencies

Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges
428 J Street, Suite 400
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: (415) 506-0234


Automotive Program Toyota T-TEN Accreditation
ASE Education Foundation
1503 Edwards Ferry Rd., NE, Suite 401
Leesburg, VA 20176
Phone: (703) 669-6650

Nursing Program Accreditation
Board of Registered Nursing
1747 N Market Blvd, Suite 150
Sacramento, CA 95834
Phone: (916) 322-3350

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326
Phone: (404) 975-5000

Prehospital and Emergency Medicine Program Accreditation
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
9355-113th St. N, #7709
Seminole, FL 33775
Phone: (727) 210-2350

Veterinary Technology Program Accreditation
American Veterinary Medical Association
1931 North Meacham Road, Suite 100
Schaumburg, IL 60173
Phone: (800) 248-2862


For questions about our accreditation efforts or accreditation status, please contact Jennifer Kalfsbeek-Goetz, Accreditation Liaison Officer and Vice President of Academic Affairs, or Phillip Briggs, Administrative Co-Chair for the Accreditation Steering Advisory Group and Dean of Institutional Effectiveness.

Vice President of Academic Affairs and Accreditation Liaison Officer
Jennifer Kalfsbeek-Goetz
Phone: (805) 289-6380

Dean of Institutional Effectiveness
Phillip Briggs
Phone: (805) 289-6036