University Center Redding FAQ's

Does an established and respected accreditation body accredit the institution or program?

The regional accounting body Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) accredits California State University, Chico. WASC is one of six regional associations that accredit public and private schools, colleges, and universities in the United States. College of Business offerings are also AACSB International (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) accredited.

What is the availability of financial aid/scholarships?

Financial aid and scholarships are available for our degree programs. Students in this program are eligible for the same financial aid opportunities for which they would be eligible if they were attending classes on the Chico campus.

Can I enroll in a course without being admitted to the University?

Yes, on a space-available basis, with faculty permission. Non-admitted students may enroll in classes through Open University. Also, Winter Session and Summer Session courses are open to everyone.


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