Accreditation and Association

2015 U.S. News & World Report Rankings

The University is fully accredited by: 

  • Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

  • The International Association for Management Education (AACSB)

  • Pennsylvania Department of Education (PADoEduc)

  • Accrediting Commission on Education for Health Services Administration (ACEHSA

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE

  • Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC)

  • The Council on Rehabilitation Education (CORE

  • Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education/APTA 

  • Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP

  • Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)

In addition, the University holds memberships in numerous educational associations, such as the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities, the Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities, the National Association for Foreign Student Affairs, the Pennsylvania Council for International Education, the Pennsylvania Association of Graduate Schools and the Council of Graduate Schools.