The State of California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education (BPPE) is a unit of the California Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA) charged with regulation of private postsecondary educational institutions operating in the state of California. Every few years the BPPE conducts an Announced Compliance Inspection on Approved institutions. The BPPE Announced Compliance Inspection is a […]

SEVP Grants IAU Recertification

After years of waiting, IAU has finally received its recertification! To demonstrate compliance, all Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP)-certified schools must go through the recertification process every two years. Recertification reassures its students, staff and the community that IAU is operating in compliance with SEVP and United States Citizenship and Immigration Services regulations.  IAU’s […]

New STEM Degree Programs, STEM OPT Extension

As announced, IAU received its long-awaited recertification. In addition to receiving recertification, IAU was approved to issue the Form I-20 for two (2) new STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) degree programs. These programs are: MBA in Business Analytics (BAn) (CIP Code 30.7102) MBA in Management Information Systems (MIS) (CIP Code 11.0101) The benefit of graduating with […]

IAU Establishes Articulation with Collège Universel

Collège Universel (CU), located in Gatineau, Quebec, is a private college institution authorized and subsidized by the Ministry of Education and Higher Education of Quebec. CU offers pre-university programs for preparation for pursuing university studies, certificate programs, and technical diplomas. IAU’s Chief Academic Officer, Dr. Richard Gayer, worked with Dominique Blais, CU’s Director of Development, […]

IAU Establishes New ASC in Malaysia

IAU has established a new Affiliate Support Center (ASC) with IGM Academy SDN. BHD, Malaysia to help support IAU’s most popular program, the MBA,through online mode of instruction. IGM is an institution of life-long learning, licensed and approved by the Ministry of Human Resources (HRDF/PSMB). IGM’s Principal Director, Dr. Oliver Ho, has over 35 years […]

IAU Establishes MOU with UETR, India

In February 2022, IAU and the University of Engineering and Technology Roorkee (UETR), Uttarakhand, India signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU). One of the scopes of the MOU included academic interaction between faculty and students of partner schools. A recent engagement took place between a UETR faculty member and IAU’s Dr. Petra Deeter’s graduate students […]