Accreditation, Licensing and Approvals

The Los Angeles Film School is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC). ACCSC is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency.

This institution is a private institution approved to operate by the California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education. Approval to operate means the institution is compliant with the minimum standards contained in the California Private Postsecondary Education Act of 2009 (as amended) and Division 7.5 of Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations.

Click here to access Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education website.

The Los Angeles Film School is approved to train veterans by the California State Approving Agency for Veterans Education (CSAAVE). CSAAVE operates under contract with the US Department of Veterans Affairs. Under the authority of federal law, Title 38 U.S.C CSAAVE operates as part of the government of the State of California. The Los Angeles Film School is approved for Army, Air Force, Coast Guard, Marine Corps, Navy and US government tuition assistance through the DODMOU.

The Los Angeles Film School is a member of the Servicemembers Opportunity College Consortium.

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State Approvals for online programs

Los Angeles Film School offers Online degree programs in fifty of the States within the USA and several of the USA non-state territories. Certain States and/or US Territories require Los Angeles Film School to be licensed, approved, registered or exempt in order to offer Online degree programs to residents of such jurisdictions. Other States and/or US Territories require no formal licensure, approval, registration or exemption in order to offer Online education in such jurisdictions, provided the school maintains no physical presence in the jurisdiction. Below is a listing of such US States and US Territories in which Los Angeles Film School offers Online degree programs.

Jurisdictions Where LAFS is Licensed, Approved, Registered or Exempt Jurisdictions Where Licensure, Approval, Registration or Exemption
is Not Required If No Physical Presence Within the Jurisdiction.
Alabama
Alaska
Arkansas
California
Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
Florida
Georgia
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Kansas
Maine
Maryland
Michigan
Minnesota
Montana
Nebraska
New Mexico
New York
North Dakota
Ohio
Oregon
Wisconsin
Wyoming
Arizona
Hawaii
Idaho
Kentucky
Louisiana
Massachusetts
Mississippi
Missouri
Nevada
New Hampshire
New Jersey
North Carolina
Oklahoma
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Guam
US Virgin Islands

Los Angeles Film School Online degree programs are intended to prepare the graduate for career opportunities which do not require licensure nor certification in any USA jurisdiction in order for the gradate to engage in such career opportunities.

Los Angeles Film School’s Transfer of Credit Policies may be found in the school’s Academic Catalog.

Los Angeles Film School’s Refund Policy may be found in the school’s Academic Catalog.

Los Angeles Film School’s complaint policy may be found on the Student Complaints page of our website.

Los Angeles Film School has entered into Articulation Agreements with certain Universities, Colleges and/or Postsecondary Educational Institutions, information on which may be found the school’s Academic Catalog.

Los Angeles Film School’s accrediting agency does not currently require that the school maintain a Teach-Out Plan.