Location San Diego,United States Facilities
Funding Type Private No of Students
Type HE Institution / College Scholarship
Year of Establishment 1924 Marketing Material

Alliant International University is a private, WASC accredited university offering graduate study in psychology and mental health, education, business and management, international affairs, criminology and law. Alliant also offers bachelor’s degree and certificate programs in several fields.

Alliant is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) and encompasses seven California campuses, three international locations and a student body of more than 4,000. 

As a family of five schools, Alliant is home of the California School of Professional Psychology (CSPP), Hufstedler School of Education (HSOE), California School of Forensic Studies (CSFS), Alliant School of Management (ASM) and San Francisco and San Diego Law Schools.

With multicultural and international competence as a core pillar of it’s mission, Alliant is proud to be recognized by Diverse: Issues in Higher Education magazine on their list of “Top 100 Producers of Minority Degrees” for the fifth year in a row! 

Alliant is also proud to be recognized for its support of military students and their families. Alliant was named a “Top Military Friendly University” in 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 by G.I. Jobs magazine and in 2013 and 2014 by Military Advanced Education. Military Times Edge magazine also recognized Alliant as a “Best for Vets” university for 2010-2014.

Alliant International University operates six California campuses and three international campuses. Alliant offers a variety of undergraduate and graduate degree programs in Psychology, Business, Education, Law and Applied Criminology, as well as certificate programs in Psychology and credential programs in Education. Degree offerings include:

California School of Professional Psychology
- Clinical Counseling (MA)
- Clinical Psychology (PhD, PsyD)
- Child Development (BS)
- Child Psychology (PhD)
- Educational Psychology (PsyD)
- Marriage and Family Therapy (MA, PsyD)
- Organizational Behavior (MA)
- Organization Development (PsyD)
- Organizational Psychology (PhD)
- Psychology (BS)
- Infant-Preschooler Mental Health (Certificate)

School of Education
- School Counseling with Pupil Personnel Services Credential (MAE + PPS, Credential only program)
- School Psychology with Pupil Personnel Services Credential (MAE + PPS, Credential only program)
- Educational Leadership (MAE, EdD) with Preliminary Administration Services Credential
- Educational Psychology (PsyD)
- Preliminary Education Specialist Teaching Credential (Special Education - Mild/Moderate Disabilities)
- Preliminary Multiple Subject Teaching Credential
- Preliminary Single Subject Teaching Credential
- Clear Education Specialist Teaching Credential - (Special Education - Mild/Moderate Disabilities)
- Autism Spectrum Disorders Added Authorization
- Cross Cultural Language & Academic Development (CLAD)
- School Based Mental Health (Certificate)
- School Neuropsychology (Certificate)

School of Management
- Business Administration (BA)
- Business Administration (MBA)
- Business Administration (DBA)
- Leadership (PhD)

School of Forensic Studies
- Applied Criminology (MS)
- Criminal Justice Systems (BA)

- Political Science (BS)
- JD