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Westcliff University mourns the sudden passing of Provost and Chief Academic Officer, Dr. David McKinney

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10:1 Student to Faculty
(National Avg: 18:1)
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83% 2018 Graduation Rate
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(National Avg: 60%)
81%
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(National Avg: 62%)

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Westcliff University is regionally accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC) and globally accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

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Our curriculum is designed to prepare students with the practical and theoretical elements required in the job market today.

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Westcliff promises that no matter where you live, you have direct access to an affordable, consistently high-quality, world-class education.

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Dedicated Faculty & Staff

Westcliff's dedicated team goes above and beyond to ensure students succeed and grow personally, academically, and professionally.

Why Westcliff?
Accreditation

Accreditation

Westcliff University is regionally accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC) and globally accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

Academics

Academics

Our curriculum is designed to prepare students with the practical and theoretical elements required in the job market today.

Affordable-Tuition

Affordable Tuition

Westcliff promises that no matter where you live, you have direct access to an affordable, consistently high-quality, world-class education.

Dedicated-Faculty-Staff

Dedicated Faculty & Staff

Westcliff's dedicated team goes above and beyond to ensure students succeed and grow personally, academically, and professionally.

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“I chose Westcliff because it gave me a second opportunity for schooling and to play the sport that I love, soccer. The environment is very kind and welcoming, Financial Aid and Administration really helped me out a lot in the beginning, and I just feel like home here.”

–Rebecca Gonzales, BAEd Student - 2019
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“So far, with all the other schools I’ve attended, Westcliff is a different environment because there is a lot of support coming from instructors and coaches. It’s a great school to attend, because as athletes we need a lot of support and guidance for our athletic career. Westcliff is just good, I love it.”

-Sandra Nantumbwe, BBA Student - 2019
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Westcliff University mourns the sudden passing of Provost and Chief Academic Officer, Dr. David McKinney

In Memoriam of Dr. David McKinney  (1944-2020) Dr. David McKinney, one of the key architects and drivers of Westcliff University’s growth in reputation and enrollment for the past ten years, has passed away unexpectedly. We mourn his untimely death, and I personally have lost a…

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