Accreditation, Approval & Licenses

Angeles College has operated under the license of BPPE, the Bureau for Private and Post-Secondary Education, since June, 2005. Angeles College has been approved by BVNPT, the Board of Vocational Nursing & Psychiatric Technicians, since November of 2006 for the Vocational Nursing program, by CA BRN, California Board of Registered Nursing (CA BRN), since 2020 respectively, and institutionally accredited by the national accrediting agency ABHES, Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools, since July of 2009. The Baccalaureate degree program in nursing at Angeles College has been accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) since September of 2018.

Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES)

6116 Executive Blvd, Suite 730
North Bethesda, MD 20852
Phone: (301) 291-7550

Approved to operate by the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education (BPPE)

1747 N Market Blvd, Ste 225
Sacramento, CA 95834

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 980818
West Sacramento, CA 95798-0818

Phone: (916) 370-7589 Toll free: (888) 370-7589
Fax: (916) 263-1897

Angeles College is a private institution approved to operate* by the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education (BPPE) and has been licensed to operate under the BPPE since June 2005.
*Approved to operate means compliance with state standards as set forth in the CED and 5, CCR.

Certified by the U.S. Department of Education as an eligible participant in the federal student financial aid (SFA) programs.

400 Maryland Ave., SW
Washington, DC 20202
Phone: (800)872-5327               Website:

Approved to participate in the California (Cal) Grant programs by the California Student Aid Commission.

P.O.BOX 419027
Rancho Cordova, CA 95741-9027
Phone: (888)224-7268               Website:

Approved by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement(ICE/SEVIS) to provide F1/M1 visa to enroll non-immigrant alien students

500 12th St SW
Washington, DC 20536

Phone: (703) 603-3400

Approved for the training of Veterans and eligible persons under the provisions of Title 38, United States Code*. U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs**

810 Vermont Ave NW
Washington, DC 20420

Phone: (888) 442-4551

**Currently, LA main campus is participating in this training. The BS in Nursing (RN to BSN), the BS in Prelicensure Nursing program and Vocational Nursing programs are eligible for this benefits.

**Effective Oct 1, 2019 and ending June 30, 2020, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) served as the State Approving Agency (SAA) for California.

Prior to Oct 1, 2019 and effective July 1, 2020
California State Approving Agency for Veterans Education (CSAAVE)
1227 O St
Sacramento, CA 95814

Programmatic Accreditation

Angeles College is proud to hold accreditation for our baccalaureate degree in nursing program from the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). As an autonomous accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education, the CCNE’s rigorous evaluation process is designed to contribute to the improvement of public health by ensuring the quality of nursing education programs. Our CCNE accreditation, which was awarded in September 2018, is an important validation of the high-quality nursing education that Angeles College provides to our students. This accreditation adds credibility and respect to our institution among our alumni and the broader healthcare community.

The Baccalaureate Degree Program in Nursing is Accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

655 K St NW, Ste 750
Washington, DC 20001

Phone: (202) 887-6791

The Baccalaureate Degree Program in Nursing is Approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing (BRN)

1747 N Market Blvd, Ste 150
Sacramento, CA 95843

Phone: (916) 322-3350

Program Approval – Certificate Programs

Approved by The Board of vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians (BVNPT)

2535 Capitol Oaks Drive, Ste 205
Sacramento, CA 95833

Phone: (916) 263-7800

Approved by The California Department of Public Health Services Licensing and Certification Program (L&C) Aide and Technician Certification Section (ATCS) Nurse Assistant Certification Section (NACS)

1615 Capitol Ave, MS3301
P.O. Box 997416
Sacramento, 95899-7416

Phone: (916) 327-2455