Accrediting Organizations

INSTITUTIONAL ACCREDITATION – UNITED STATES 

Below is a list of regional accrediting associations in the United States. Each association maintains an online list of accredited institutions in its area. Click on the links below to see each association web page.

Middle States

Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Higher Education

Northern States

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, Higher Learning Commission

Northeastern States

New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Technical and Career Institutions

Northwestern States

Northwest Commission of Colleges and Universities

Southern States

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Western States

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges

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