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Higher Education Guidance on Novel Coronavirus or COVID-19

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Schools are allowed to perform distance learning at this time. However, higher education institutions are not permitted to be open during Stage 2 of the Governor's reopen plan. For more information, see California Department of Public Health guidelines.

Welcome to the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education

The Bureau protects students and consumers through the oversight of California's private postsecondary educational institutions by conducting qualitative reviews of educational programs and operating standards, proactively combatting unlicensed activity, impartially resolving student and consumer complaints, and conducting outreach.

Annual Reports

An Annual Report must be filed with the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education (Bureau) by each approved institution pursuant to California Education Code (CEC) section 94934. The Institution reports the required aggregate information for all locations (main and all branches)

Submit Annual Report

School Performance Fact Sheet

A separate School Performance Fact Sheet (SPFS) shall be prepared for each approved educational program, for each main and each branch location. SPFS must include data for the two previous calendar years. SPFS are electronically submitted as a link with your Annual Report, due by December 1st.

School Performance Fact Sheet Templates

Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events

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  • Phone: (888) 370-7589
  • Address:
    Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education
    P.O. Box 980818
    West Sacramento, CA 95798-0818