California Community Colleges' Board Approves Plans To Switch To New AccreditorThe California Community College Board of Governors Monday approved plans to revamp the state's two-year college accreditation commission and prepare to switch to a different accrediting agency altogether.
Accrediting Commission Gives City College Of San Francisco 2-Year Extension To Comply With StandardsCity College of San Francisco has been granted restoration status by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges, giving the school at least two more years to fight for its accreditation, which remains threatened.
More Complaints Pile On About SF City College Accreditation Overseeing ProcessThe Save CCSF Coalition announced complaints by the California Federation of Teachers and a cohort of CCSF students.
San Francisco City College Heads To Court In Showdown With Accrediting Commission A non-jury trial is underway in California Superior Court to determine if an accrediting evaluation of San Francisco City College was unfair or unlawful.
San Francisco Judge Rules CCSF Accreditation Case Will Go To Trial In OctoberA San Francisco Superior Court judge decided Friday that a lawsuit over whether City College of San Francisco wrongly faced the loss of its accreditation by a regional accrediting commission will proceed to trial next month.
Judge Allows San Francisco To Proceed With Lawsuit To Stop City College's DisaccreditationA judge ruled this morning that a lawsuit filed on behalf of beleaguered City College of San Francisco against a regional accrediting commission can continue despite the school's accreditation no longer being in imminent danger of revocation.
City College SF Likely To Retain Accreditation As College Commission Changes Rules City College of San Francisco is expected to retain its accreditation and will not be forced to close. On Wednesday, the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges proposed new rules in a turn of events.
Court Hears Lawsuits To Keep City College Of San Francisco AccreditedThe fight to keep City College of San Francisco open continued Thursday in a local courtroom where attorneys argued that the practices a regional commission used in deciding to revoke the school’s accreditation do not amount to proper due process.
San Francisco City Attorney, Teachers Look To Keep City College AccreditedThe city of San Francisco and a teacher's union both asked a Superior Court judge on Monday for a preliminary injunction blocking the revocation of accreditation of City College of San Francisco in July.
Commission That Revoked SF City College's Accreditation Facing AuditThe regional panel that decided last month to revoke the accreditation of City College of San Francisco effective next year is now under increased review itself after state legislators Wednesday approved a request to audit the organization.
SF City College Students Occupy City Hall, Seek Mayor's HelpStudents from City College of San Francisco took over City Hall Tuesday night, protesting a recent decision by a regional panel to revoke the school's accreditation and to seek Mayor Ed Lee's help.
Panel Seeking To Revoke City College Of SF's Accreditation Faces Questions From FedsCity College of San Francisco teachers and their advocates say a decision to revoke the school's accreditation should be overturned after the U.S. Department of Education issued a letter finding fault with the regional panel that made the decision.