Office of Private Postsecondary Education

The Office of Private Postsecondary Education oversees the quality, integrity, and diversity of private postsecondary programs in Oregon for the benefit of students and consumers. The office includes: the Office of Degree Authorization, which authorizes private degree-granting institutions and distance education providers; the Private Career Schools unit which licenses and supports private career and trade schools; and The State Approving Agency (SAA) for Veterans Education which provides oversight of programs for veterans.

For comprehensive information on our work, see:

Our office is led by:

  • Veronica Dujon, Ph.D., Director

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