Awards and Recognition


2019 Top Colleges in the West (Ranked No. 95)
2019 America’s Best Value Colleges (Ranked No. 108)

Money Magazine

2019 Best Colleges for Your Money (Ranked No. 181 in the nation)

2019 Best Online Master’s in Healthcare Management (Ranked No. 34)

The Princeton Review

2020 Best Western
2020 Best Business Schools in the West
2020 Best Business Schools

U.S. News & World Report

2020 Greatest Racial and Ethnic Diversity (Ranked No. 7)
2020 Top Performers on Social Mobility (Ranked No. 24)
2020 Top Public Schools (Ranked No. 40)
2020 Regional Universities in the West (Ranked No. 80)

Wall Street Journal

2020 “Environment” / Diversity (Ranked No. 5 out of 600)

2020 Best Online Bachelor’s Degrees in California (No. 6)
2020 Best Online Colleges (No. 14 nationwide)
2020 Best Online Bachelor’s Degrees (No. 16 nationwide)

Insight Into Diversity Magazine

2014-19 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award


A program of the Association for The Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education — 2019 Bronze Rating for Sustainability

2019 Best Online Business Schools (No. 27 nationwide)

2019 Best Online Master’s in Online Teaching Programs (No. 8 nationwide)

2020 Best Online Schools in California (No. 3 statewide)

2019 Social Mobility Index (No. 15 nationwide)