Henley-Putnam University Accreditation
Henley-Putnam National Accreditation - DEAC
Henley-Putnam, a premier university for online higher education in the strategic security industry, is accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC) (http://www.deac.org). The Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education and Training Council is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency and is a recognized member of the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).
Henley-Putnam was founded in 1991. DEAC first accredited Henley in January 2007. DEAC is the premier accrediting authority of distance learning serving more than 100 accredited institutions worldwide including the U.S. Air Force, U.S. Army, and U.S. Marine Corps distance training institutes. Today, over 3 million students around the globe are served by DEAC member institutions.
Thousands of companies listed on the DEAC website have provided tuition assistance to employees who have been students at DEAC institutions. Institutions include major Fortune 500 companies such as defense contractors, technology companies, and financial institutions.
Distance Education and Accrediting Commission
1601 18th Street, N.W., Suite 2
Washington, D.C. 20009
Henley-Putnam Regional Accreditation
"Henley-Putnam University has been recognized as a Candidate for Accreditation by WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), 985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, 510.748.9001. This status is a preliminary affiliation with the Commission awarded for a maximum period of five years. Candidacy is an indication that the institution is progressing toward Accreditation. Candidacy is not Accreditation and does not ensure eventual Accreditation.”
California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education
Henley-Putnam 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/.
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