For 45 years, The Santa Barbara & Ventura Colleges of Law, a nonprofit, regionally accredited law school, has prepared graduates for successful careers in law-related fields through a collaborative learning environment that fosters understanding of the law through discussion and engagement. Our school is accredited by both the Western Association of Schools & Colleges Senior College and University Commission and the Committee of Bar Examiners of the State Bar of California.
The Colleges of Law is regionally accredited by the Western Association of Schools & Colleges Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC). Since the 1970s, The Colleges of Law has been accredited by the Committee of Bar Examiners of the State Bar of California. Our J.D. graduates are eligible to sit for the California Bar Exam.
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In the early 1980s, a law degree became Betty L. Jeppesen’s ticket to respect in a predominantly man’s world.
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45 years of legal education
The Colleges of Law was founded on the principles of providing an affordable education rooted in excellence. To that end, our J.D. program experiences bar pass rates that rival traditional law schools but at half the cost of traditional law schools.
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