Accreditation & Affiliation

State Information

NC-SARA

New Charter University has been approved by Utah to participate in the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements. NC-SARA is a voluntary, regional approach to state oversight of postsecondary distance education. http://www.nc-sara.org/states/UT

California

New Charter University has been awarded full institutional approval to operate as a private degree granting institution by the California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education. Full institutional approval is the highest status awarded by the State of California. Such approval indicates compliance with minimum state standards and does not imply any endorsement or recommendation by the state or by the Bureau.

A student or any member of the public may file a complaint about this institution with the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education at 2535 Capitol Oaks Drive, Suite 400, Sacramento, CA 95833. Students may call (916) 431-6959 or (888)370-7589 or complete a complaint form, which can be found on the bureau’s Internet site http://www.bppe.ca.gov/.

Utah

New Charter University is exempt from registration according to Utah State law.

Attn Complaint Processor
160 East 300 South
SLC, UT 84114-6704
801-530-6601-phone
www.dcp.utah.gov
http://consumerprotection.utah.gov/complaints/manual.html

 

Accreditation

NCU is accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC). The Distance Education Accrediting Commission is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a recognized accrediting agency. DEAC is a private, non-profit organization founded in 1926 that operates as an institutional accreditor of distance education institutions. Accreditation by DEAC covers all distance education activities within an institution and it provides accreditation from the secondary school level through professional doctoral degree-granting institutions.

For further information about accreditation, contact:

Distance Education Accrediting Commission
1101 17th Street, NW, Suite 808
Washington, D.C. 20036
(202) 234-5100

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NCU is also a member of the following educational organizations:

Council for Higher Education Accreditation

Institutional Member

NCU is an institutional member of the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). CHEA is a non-profit organization serving as the national advocate for self-regulation through accreditation. The Distance Education Accrediting Commission is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).

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American Council on Education

Institutional Member

NCU is an institutional member of the American Council on Education (ACE). ACE is the nation’s umbrella higher education association.

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Council for Adult & Experiential Learning

Institutional Member

NCU is an institutional member of the Council for Adult and Experiential Learning (CAEL). CAEL is the national leader in the field of adult learning dedicated to expanding lifelong learning opportunities for adults.

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American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO)

AACRAO is a nonprofit association of admissions and registration professionals which provides leadership in academic and enrollment services.

National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA)

New Charter University has been approved by Utah to participate in the NC-SARA. NC-SARA is a voluntary, regional approach to state oversight of post-secondary distance education.

Articulation Agreements

New Charter University has Articulation Agreements with Upper Iowa University, Bottega Tech, Cambridge International Education Center, HELP University, Waldorf University, Columbia Southern University, EC-Council University, Straighterline, and Jose Maria Vargas University.