Approval and Authority
to Grant Degrees
University’s approval to operate as a private
postsecondary institution in the State of California is
based on provisions of the California Private
Postsecondary Education Act (CPPEA) of 2009 (California
Education Code, Title 3, Division 10, Part 59, Chapter
8), which is
effective January 1, 2010.
The Act is administered by
the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education, "www.bppe.ca.gov", under
the Department of Consumer Affairs.
The University was
founded in 1994 and has been continuously approved by
the State of California to offer undergraduate and
graduate level degrees.
Please check our
listing with the BPPE, "www.bppe.ca.gov", with the following specifications:
Name: Frederick W Taylor University
University is a California Corporation listed with the
California Secretary of State with the following specifications:
Frederick Taylor University
Please see our
approval status with the California BPPE under
Frederick W Taylor University.
Private Postsecondary Education
California Postsecondary Education Commission provides
the legislative and the executive branches of government
with advice and information about major planning and
policy issues concerning postsecondary education.
California Postsecondary Education Commission
CPEC's Guide to
California's Colleges and Universities (see pages
EXTENSION OF INSTITUTIONAL APPROVAL
We are pleased to inform our students and graduates that our
state approval status has been extended until October 2016
by the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education,
REQUIRING ALL APPROVED SCHOOLS TO OBTAIN ACCREDITATION
BY JULY 2020
Disclosure; Notice to Prospective Degree Program
Students; Institutions with Existing Approvals to
(a), An approved
unaccredited institution enrolling a student in a degree
program shall, prior to execution of an enrollment
agreement, provide the student with the following
notice, which shall be in at least 12-point type in the
same font as the enrollment agreement:
“Notice to Prospective Degree Program
This institution is approved by the Bureau for Private
Postsecondary Education to offer degree programs. To
continue to offer degree programs, this institution must
meet the following requirements:
• Become institutionally accredited by an accrediting
agency recognized by the United States Department of
Education, with the scope of the accreditation covering
at least one degree program.
• Achieve accreditation candidacy or pre-accreditation,
as defined in regulations, by July 1, 2017, and full
accreditation by July 1, 2020.
If this institution stops pursuing accreditation, the
following will happen:
• The institution must stop all enrollment in its degree
• Provide a teach-out to finish the educational program
or provide a refund.
An institution that fails to comply with accreditation
requirements by the required dates shall have its
approval to offer degree programs automatically
Institutional Representative Initials: __________
Student Initials: __________13
Date: ___________ Date: ___________”
(b) The student and an institutional representative
shall initial and date the notice prior to executing an
enrollment agreement. An initialed copy of the notice
shall be given to the student and the original shall be
retained in the enrolled student’s records.
(c) The notice shall also be posted immediately adjacent
to wherever an institution’s degree granting programs
are described and shall include, at a minimum, the
(1) The institution’s catalog.
(2) The institution’s website.
(3) The institution’s degree program brochures.
(d) This section shall remain in effect until July 1,
2021, and as of that date is repealed.
NOTE: Authority cited: Sections 94803, 94877, 94885 and
94885.1, Education Code. Reference:
Sections 94885, 94885.1, 94897, 94900, 94900.5, 94909,
94927.5 and 94932 Education Code.