Know The Rules
Rules and Substantive Policy Statement for Surety Bonds
Current Arizona Statutes Governing the Arizona State Board for Private Postsecondary Education
Student Records
Financial Information and Records Requests
General Information for Students
Board Meeting
Board Meetings
Upcoming Board Meetings
Student Records and Transcripts

List of school transcripts and details on how to order them. 

Board Meeting
Upcoming Meetings

Board meeting dates, agendas, and minutes.


Information related to licensing private postsecondary schools in Arizona. 

Complaint Information

Information regarding student and non-student complaints related to licensed institutions. 



Important Update: Arizona State Board for Private Postsecondary Education Portal Transition

We would like to bring to your attention a significant development concerning the Arizona State Board for Private Postsecondary Education portal and licensing system. Currently, we are undertaking a

Office Space

May 1, 2024 AZPPSE Office Update

The Arizona State Board for Private Postsecondary Education staff works primarily in a remote capacity, allowing for uninterrupted progress in their work with full access to required systems. To


Active Schools and Programs

Download Updated spreadsheet for current list of institutions and programs. 


July 2024 Renewals (License Expires on May 30, 2024)


For licenses that are  set to expire on June 30, 2024. In preparation for renewal, I wanted to provide you with information on the  E-Licensing process. Attached you will find the


Sunset Review - Hearing Results



Phoenix, December 6, 2023 – The Arizona State Board for Private Postsecondary Education took center stage on Wednesday, December 6, as they testified before the esteemed

Agency Mission

To protect the health, safety and welfare of Arizona citizens by regulating private postsecondary educational institutions and providing services to their students.


Agency Goals

To ensure legal operations, ethical practices and quality education in the private postsecondary sector.

  • Maintain effective and efficient regulation of the private postsecondary educational institutions.
  • To assist those injured by private postsecondary educational institutions.
  • To collect or secure monies sufficient to provide for student financial restitution.  To provide financial restitution, in a timely manner, to students financially injured as a result of a school closure
  • To provide student educational records in a timely manner.

Upcoming Meetings

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Pursuant to A.R.S. § 38-431.02(A)(1)(a), the Arizona State Board for Private Postsecondary Education states (“State Board”) that all notices of all meetings and committee meetings of the State Board will be posted at the office of the State Board, 1740 West Adams Street, Suite 3008, Phoenix, AZ 85007. The Board Office Service Window is open to the public Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. except for legal holidays. The Agenda for all of the meetings will be posted on the State Board’s website: indicating the time and location of the meetings.