Westcliff University

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Westcliff University

Four-Year School

Programs Offered

Bachelor's Degree, Certificate, Doctoral, ESL/English Program, Intensive English Program Certificate, Master's Degree, Online Program, Pathway Programs, Short-Term, Visiting Student Programs, Visitor Programs
Welcome to Westcliff University! Come study business, education, technology & engineering, or law in sunny, Southern California! Located in Irvine, which is known as the City of Innovation, students will also be close to Los Angeles and San Diego. Enjoy the outdoors and entertainment of all three cities while gaining practical experience!


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17877 Von Karman Ave, 4th Floor, Irvine, CA 92614


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Top International Student Countries

Brazil, China, India, Taiwan, Bangladesh

Westcliff University

Get to know us

Westcliff University was established to provide quality education for students wishing to enter the expanding fields of Business, Education, Technology & Engineering, and Law. Comprising four colleges, Westcliff University offers graduate and undergraduate certificates and degree programs intended to prepare students for immediate entry and advancement in their respective industries. While some schools only teach theoretical concepts, the programs at Westcliff University prepare students for both the practical and theoretical elements required in the job market today. All programs at Westcliff are designed to be convenient, flexible, and affordable while preparing students for personal, professional, and academic success. Westcliff offers full-time working students a chance to enroll in 100% online courses or take courses onsite at its campuses in beautiful Southern California. The university has guidance and expertise from members of its faculty, Program Advisory Council, and Board of Trustees that includes key leaders from organizations such as Google, Hyundai, Kia, Asurion, Deloitte, Hewlett Packard, Hitachi Capital, Cox Communications, CATESOL, as well as other local and national businesses and organizations.

Westcliff currently has nearly 5000 students enrolled, with international students from over 100 countries.