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Saint Katherine College is Awarded Regional Accreditation

Saint Katherine College(SKC), an Orthodox institution of higher learning in San Marcos, CA, has been awarded regional accreditation by WASCUC (WASC Senior College and University Commission). This represents the highest standard of accreditation in the United States. The WASCUC Commissioners commended the College for its outstanding interdisciplinary curriculum, focus on student-centered teaching and learning (9:1 student faculty ratio), and integration of faith and learning.

SKC is the first Orthodox Christian institution of higher education to earn regional accreditation in over 50 years, and is the only undergraduate Orthodox Christian institution of liberal arts and sciences in the nation. Academic offerings include 12 BA and BS degree programs in arts and humanities, business, sport performance, and natural sciences plus pre-professional programs in teaching and the health sciences. Its intercollegiate athletics programs compete in the National Christian College Athletic Association. Regular Orthodox Christian chapel and daily morning prayers are offered for the entire community. The College accepts students of all Christian faith backgrounds, and all students complete one year of Orthodox Christian studies. For more information, contact the College at 760-471-1316, or