Jeb B. Egbert, EdD - Provost
About University Provost
As the Provost for West Coast University, Dr. Egbert is responsible for the oversight of academic programs, practices, policies and procedures of the University. He has a special interest in student learning and related assessment activities to enable the University to achieve continuous improvement.
Dr. Egbert’s formal training comes from Texas A & M, where he earned his Doctorate in Education, and the University of Texas, where he received his M.B.A.
Dr. Egbert spent nearly 20 years at a traditional, private higher education institution, serving in a variety of roles including Director of Career Services, Dean of Student Affairs, Assistant to the President and Chief Financial Officer.
“This is an exciting time for West Coast University, now in its centennial year and experiencing tremendous growth, which I am proud to now be a part of.”
- Dr. Egbert
After working as a developer of account leaders at an international corporate enterprise, he returned to academia as a campus president of a multi-campus university that specialized in the behavioral sciences.
Dr. Egbert joined West Coast University in October of 2009 as the University Provost.
The Provost’s Perspective
Benefits of Accreditation by Dr. Jeb Egbert
Accreditation is sometimes referred to as a “good housekeeping stamp of approval.” It is a way that institutions can invite external, unbiased review of the quality of their programs and services.