Institutional Accreditation

The Art Institute of California—San Diego, a campus of Argosy University. Argosy University is accredited by the Senior College and University Commission of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, California, 94501, Please click here for the public disclosure statement regarding accreditation status.

Programmatic Accreditation

The Associate of Science Degree in Culinary Arts, Baking & Pastry and Bachelor of Science Degree in Culinary Management are accredited by The Accrediting Commission of the American Culinary Federation Education Foundation.

The Interior Design program leading to the Bachelor of Science degree is accredited by the Council for Interior Design Accreditation, (, 206 Grandville Avenue, Suite 350, Grand Rapids, MI 49503.

State Licensing

Argosy University is a private institution and has been licensed to operate by the California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education (Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education 2535 Capitol Oaks Drive, Suite 400 Sacramento, CA 95834,, Toll-free phone: 1.888.370.7589).