Sierra States University (SSU) is a member of the Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools (TRACS) [15935 Forest Road, Forest VA 24551; Telephone: (434) 525-9539; e-mail:], having been awarded Accredited Status as a Category IV institution by the TRACS Accreditation Commission on October 30, 2018. This status is effective for a period of up to five years.  TRACS is recognized by the United States Department of Education (USDOE), the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA), and the International Network for Quality Assurance Agencies in Higher Education (INQAAHE).


BPPE Approval Disclosures

Sierra States University is a private institution and is approved to operate by the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education (BPPE). As per the California Education Code § 94897 (l), approval to operate means compliance with state standards as set forth in the California Private Postsecondary Education Act of 2009, and the regulations of the CEC section given above. Click here for verification.



Sierra States University is currently in the Database of Institutions Accredited by Recognized U.S. Accrediting Oganizations. For example, it is accredited by ABHE, which is national accreditation agency and is recognized by Council for Higher Eduction Accreditation (CHEA). Click here for verification.


U.S. Department of Education

Sierra States University is currently in the Database of Accredited Postsecondary Institutions and Programs that are recognized by U.S. Department of Education. Click here for verification.

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