WASC Accreditation

Accrediting Commission for Schools (WASC)Torrance Adult School is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges Post-Secondary Education (WASC). Accreditation status certifies that Torrance Adult School is a trustworthy institution of learning and validates the integrity of our academic program as it supports student learning throughout life.


Torrance Adult School is dedicated to providing adults with a dynamic program of lifelong learning that supports the current and future needs of our community.


Torrance Adult School provides adult students with accessible, high quality educational opportunities to empower them with the knowledge and skills necessary to achieve their academic, career, and personal goals.

Schoolwide Learner Outcomes

  • Students set goals and demonstrate progress toward them.
  • Students demonstrate the ability to solve problems.
  • Students demonstrate the ability to communicate clearly and collaborate with others.
  • Students use resources, including technology, as tools to research, organize, evaluate, and communicate information.