Westcliff University was established to provide quality education for students wishing to enter the fast growing fields of Business and Education. The university is located in Irvine, CA and Cerritos, CA. Westcliff University, which received its initial approval with the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education in 1993, offers various programs in the College of Business and the College of Education. Westcliff University is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC). Westcliff University is also accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC) and is listed on the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) listing of accredited universities.
Westcliff University’s curriculum consists of graduate and undergraduate degree programs in business and education as well as other certificate programs.
While some schools only teach theoretical concepts, Westcliff University prepares students for the practical and theoretical elements required in the job market today. Westcliff University offers full-time working students a chance to enroll in innovative campus and online education courses that are convenient and affordable.
Westcliff University emphasizes the importance of preparing students personally, academically, and professionally. To ensure its programs are innovative, up-to-date, and of high quality, the university has a Program Advisory Council that includes key leaders from Google, Deloitte, Cox Communications, Hewlett-Packard, Hitachi Capital, CATESOL, the University of California Office of the President, and Hyundai, as well as local businesses and organizations.
All Certificate Programs Require 9 Total Credits*
Undergraduate Certificate in Business Administration
Undergraduate Certificate in Leadership
Graduate Certificate in Business Administration
Graduate Certificate in Organizational Leadership
Graduate Certificate in Marketing
Graduate Certificate in Executive Management
Graduate TESOL Certificate
*with exception to TESOL Certificate
Undergraduate Programs Total Credits
Bachelor of Arts in Education (BA ED) 120
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) 120
Graduate Programs Total Credits
Masters of Business Administration (MBA) 36
Master of Arts in TESOL (MA TESOL) 36
Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) 60
Conditional Admissions through the ESL Pathway Program for students that do not meet the English Proficiency requirement
Affordable tuition: approximately $11,000/yr
Attractive location: #1 safest city in America
Quality programs: emphasis on interaction and practical skills, not lecture
CPT Internship courses allow students to work
Faculty has an average of 22 years of work experience in their field
Over 80% of faculty possess a Ph.D.
Student to faculty ratio: 15 to 1
Supportive faculty and staff with excellent student services
93% of Westcliff students in 2017 said they were “satisfied with their studies”
Evening and weekend classes available
All programs available 100% online
If interested, contact us at 866-306-0247 for more information.