Western Association of Schools and Colleges

ACS WASC accredits K-12 schools and not-for-profit, non-degree granting postsecondary institutions.



  • Assures a school community that the school’s purposes are appropriate and being accomplished through a viable education program - a trustworthy institution for student learning.

  • Validates the integrity of the school’s program and transcripts.
  • Facilitates transfer of credits to other English-speaking schools - critical for college/university acceptance worldwide.
  • Fosters the ongoing improvement of the school’s programs and operations to support student learning.

    acbsp accreditedAccreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs

ACBSP is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) to accredit business, accounting, and business-related programs at the associate, baccalaureate, master, and doctorate degree levels worldwide.

  • Accreditation keeps business programs current through curriculum development.

National Rankings

While rankings don’t tell the whole story, it is noteworthy that Redlands has been recognized in many ways as providing exceptional higher education. 


   2017 #36 Best Universities (West)

US News and World Report 

   2016 #12 Best Universities (West)

Princeton Review

   2017 Best Colleges (West)

   2016 #20 Lots of Race/Class Interaction

   Best Salary Potential for MBA Grads

   Best Salary Potential for All Alumni (Top 25%)

   Best Value Colleges for Undergrads (Top 30%)

Washington Monthly

   #29 Best Master’s Universities for the Public Good (2016)

   #60 (Top 30%) Best Bang for the Buck, West (2016)


Victory Media

   2016 Military-Friendly School