Superior Online Education for Adult Learners
When you pursue your education online with us, you will earn a degree and so much more. You’ll increase your knowledge. You will gain new skills and sharpen existing skills. You’ll increase professionalism and advance your leadership. You’ll build connections with peer professionals and adult learners just like you. You’ll experience transformational learning and professional development that extends far beyond our virtual classrooms.
What Does the WASC Accreditation Mean for Our Students?
Trident University is the first fully online university regionally accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) Senior College and University Commission. Regional Accreditation is recognized by many in higher education as the gold standard that validates the challenging and rewarding academics that make the Trident Learning Model so uniquely effective.
BPPE – Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education
This institution is a private institution approved to operate by the California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education. Approval to operate means the institution is compliant with the minimum standards contained in the California Private Postsecondary Education Act of 2009 (as amended) and Division 7.5 of Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations.
Trident operates in most U.S. states, either through authorization, exemption, licensure, or registration. Some states require that approval – related statements be posted on the university website, and some states list “approved” institutions on their websites. Refer to the University Catalog and State Authorization document for further details about Trident’s state authorization status.
Minnesota and Oregon Residents: Application for approval submitted to Minnesota/Oregon Office of Higher Education. Registration is limited to currently enrolled students. Until approval is received Trident cannot enroll any new or prospective students residing in Minnesota or Oregon.
Faces of Trident
Meet Dr. Mike Mahoney, Ph.D., Provost