Los Angeles Mission College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges, Western Association of Schools and Colleges, 428 J Street, Suite 400, Sacramento, CA 95814, (415) 506-0234, an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and the U.S. Department of Education. Additional information about accreditation, including the filing of complaints against member institutions, can be found on ACCJC’s website (accjc.org) under the Resources dropdown menu Complaint Process.
Accreditor: Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges
Western Association of Schools and Colleges
Accreditation Status: Reaffirm Accreditation
Last Accreditation Site Visit: March 2016
Next Accreditation Site Visit: March 2023
LAMC 2023 Self Evaluation Report (ISER)
Note: Technical difficulties currently prevent this pdf's internal links from working. The college is working to resolve the issue and will update the pdf when resolved.
LAMC is currently involved in another regular cycle of accreditation review which will be completed in spring 2023. The College has completed its self-evaluation report for the Commission, received local and District approval, and submitted the ISER to the ACCJC; it is currently under review by the visitation team. (The College is currently preparing a version for posting on this website. Following ADA review, it will be posted on this site.)
There is a virtual open forum with the visitation team scheduled for Sept. 28 from 12:30-1:30.
All employees, students, and community members are welcome to meet the team and hear about the accreditation process.
Click here to learn about the Visitation Team Members.
On October 3, the Visitation Team will contact the College with any requests they have for further information and evidence. The College will host a Focused Site Visit by the visitation team from February 27 – March 3 of 2023, after which the Visitation Team will complete its report and submit it to the ACCJC. Finally, the ACCJC will share its response (based on the visitation team’s report) with the College in June 2023.
Individuals who wish to make comments on the institution and its accreditation may do so at any time by submitting the Third Party Comments Form on the ACCJC website. For more information and to access the Third Party Comment Form click here.
Additional information about accreditation, including the filing of complaints against member institutions, can be found at the ACCJC website. Students and members of the public who desire to file a formal complaint related to noncompliance with accreditation standards may use their website or contact the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC) directly. The commission can be contacted at: Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges, 331 J Street, Suite 200, Sacramento, CA 95814. Telephone number: (415) 506-0234; Fax: (415) 506-0238.
NOTE: Older reports may be found in the College Library
- Substantive Change Approval for BioMfg BS
- ACCJC Upcoming Review Dates - September 2021
- ACCJC Substantive Change Approval letter - December 2020
- ACCJC Action Letter - July 2020
- ACCJC Action letter - January 2018
- ACCJC Preliminary Meeting Agenda - June 2017
- Letter of Reaffirmation - July 2016
- Follow-Up Report Response Letter - July 2014
- ACCJC Accreditation Standards - June 2014
- Meeting & Agenda of the Accrediting Commission - June 2014
- ACCJC Follow-Up Report - May 2014
- Letter to Campus - July 2013
- Commission's Action Letter - July 2013
- External Evaluation Report - March 2013
- Accreditation Commission Lifts Warning Status - July 2014
- Substantive Change Approval - December 2009
Please direct comments and suggestions to:
Faculty Accreditation Co-chair
Phone: (818) 364-7681
Dr. Laura Cantu
Vice President of Academic Affairs
Accreditation Liaison Officer
Phone: (818) 364-7635