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group photo of westcliff graduates in cap and gown outside on some steps

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Westcliff University Athletic Department Enters Five-Year Partnership with BSN Sports and Nike
Westcliff University is proud to announce it has entered into a five-year partnership with Nike through BSN SPORTS. This partnership makes BSN SPORTS Westcliff University Athletics’ official provider of apparel, uniforms and other equipment needs for all 28 of Westcliff’s varsity sports, and 11 academy...
Westcliff University is proud to announce it has entered into a five-year partnership with Nike through BSN SPORTS. This partnership makes BSN SPORTS Westcliff University…
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Westcliff University Teams With Special Forces Sports Foundation Brings Children of All Abilities Together for Sports Activities and Camaraderie
On Tuesday, March 21, Westcliff University partnered with the Special Forces Sports…
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Cooking Chips: Warriors Claim Cal Pac Glory
The Westcliff men’s basketball team, who finished their final unaffiliated season with…

Press Releases

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Westcliff University Graduates Largest Class and Announces Harris-Cooper Scholarship
Westcliff University recently celebrated its Class of 2024 with a star-studded commencement ceremony at OC Great Park Championship Stadium. The event honored nearly 1,200 students, the University’s largest graduating class to date. Also featured were notable contributions from Marty Cooper, the “Father of the Cell...
Westcliff University recently celebrated its Class of 2024 with a star-studded commencement ceremony at OC Great Park Championship Stadium. The event honored nearly 1,200 students,…
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Championing Change: Westcliff University’s Social Responsibility Triumphs of 2023
In the often changing and always vital landscape of social responsibility, Westcliff…
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Westcliff University Breaks Ground On Westcliff Early Learning Academy
Westcliff University is taking a groundbreaking step in education with the establishment…

Campus News

Westcliff University Alumni Grad Night
Class, Style, and Celebration: Inside Westcliff University’s Unforgettable Alumni Grad Night
Westcliff University’s Alumni Grad Night was an unforgettable evening for the Class of 2024. This event brought together graduates from various cohorts and provided a perfect blend of nostalgia, celebration, and networking. The impressive turnout was a testament to the enduring bonds and vibrant community...
Westcliff University’s Alumni Grad Night was an unforgettable evening for the Class of 2024. This event brought together graduates from various cohorts and provided a…
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Waves of Friendship: Westcliff Students Take to the Beach
Westcliff University’s Student Life hosted an exciting day in Huntington Beach, Calif.,…
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Exciting New and Upcoming Clubs at Westcliff University
As the Westcliff University community continues to grow and thrive, so do…

College of Business

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Westcliff University’s SMART Program: Bridging the Gap between Education and Career
In today’s competitive job market, companies seek candidates who not only possess theoretical knowledge but also have practical experience to tackle complex business challenges. Recognizing this demand, Westcliff University created the Strategic Management of Applied Research and Technology (SMART) program. This unique capstone experience provides...
In today’s competitive job market, companies seek candidates who not only possess theoretical knowledge but also have practical experience to tackle complex business challenges. Recognizing…
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The 3rd Annual International Symposium Business and Education Research
Westcliff University invites you to participate in our 3rd annual International Symposium…
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You Are Invited to The 2nd Annual International Symposium Business and Education Research
SyBER 2ND ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM BUSINESS AND EDUCATION RESEARCH Thursday, June 28th, 2018 starting…

College of Education

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Westcliff University Offers First-of-Its-Kind For-Credit Online Intensive English Program for Students Worldwide
Students of All Educational Backgrounds Can Now Access Off-Campus English as an Additional Language Course Offering IRVINE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, Westcliff University – a trailblazing international higher education institution – officially announced its fully online REAL Intensive English Program. The REAL (Reimagining English as an Additional Language) program provides...
Students of All Educational Backgrounds Can Now Access Off-Campus English as an Additional Language Course Offering IRVINE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, Westcliff University – a trailblazing international higher education…
Planning and Pacing
Have you ever been in a class or meeting that has felt…
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Interactive Presentations
By: Professor Jennifer Hirashiki How do you engage students in your classes? …

College of Technology and Engineering

Best Coding Bootcamps 2022
Best Coding Bootcamps 2022: Coding Bootcamp Certification and Degrees Available Online
Over the last decade, coding bootcamps have sprung up to accommodate the widening talent gap in the tech industry. The number of four-year degree holders was insufficient to meet the industry’s rising needs, and tech businesses had more openings than eligible applicants. The name implies...
Over the last decade, coding bootcamps have sprung up to accommodate the widening talent gap in the tech industry. The number of four-year degree holders…
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Online Coding Bootcamp
Many companies are now looking for skilled, tech-savvy staff to improve their…
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How to Determine the Best Coding Bootcamp for Your Career
Congratulations! After days of introspection, you have finally decided to learn to…

Provost Blog

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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...
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…
Teamwork, A Few Personal Thoughts
Today, the global society is split into two opposing tribes (globalists and…
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Memorial Day – A Time to Give Respect – by Dr. David McKinney Provost, Westcliff University
Colleagues: I have a strong memory, a flashback, of my Father’s burial…

LITE Center

Planning and Pacing
Have you ever been in a class or meeting that has felt VERY long? We all have! But hopefully you have also experienced exciting classes that fly by!
Have you ever been in a class or meeting that has felt VERY long? We all have! But hopefully you have also experienced exciting classes…
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Interactive Presentations
By: Professor Jennifer Hirashiki How do you engage students in your classes? …
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Game-based Learning: Kahoot
By: Christa Bixby Kahoot is a free game-based learning platform that is…