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Accreditation

The University of Scranton is accredited by The Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE), 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104.

The Graduate Program areas and associated accreditations are:

  • Doctor of Physical Therapy degree
  • Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education/CAPTE
  • Master of Science degree in Education
  • Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE)
  • Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC)/Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
  • Master of Health Administration degree
  • Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME)
  • Master of Science degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  • Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)
  • Master of Science degree in School Counseling
  • Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)
  • Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE)
  • Master of Science degree in Rehabilitation Counseling
  • Council on Rehabilitation Education (CORE)
  • Master of Business Administration degree
  • The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)
  • Master of Science in Nursing degree
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
  • Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs (COA)
  • Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing
  • Master of Science degree in Occupational Therapy
  • Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE)

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.