Academic Accrediting Organizations

Institutional Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)
Art & Design National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD)
Education Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) – Teacher education approved for Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York and other states through PDE reciprocity agreements
Forensic Science Forensic Science Education Program Accreditation Commission (FEPAC)
Genetic Counseling American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC)
Physical Therapy Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)
Physician Assistant Accreditation Review Commission of Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA)
Psychology (graduate) Masters in Psychology Accreditation Council (MPCAC)
Public Health Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)
School of Global Business Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

Other Affiliations, Memberships and Approved Programs

Institutional (member) The New American Colleges and Universities (NAC&U)
Art Therapy (approved) American Art Therapy Association (ATTA)
Chemistry (approved) American Chemical Society (ACS)
Physician Assistant (member) Physician Assistant Education Association
Physician Assistant (member) Global Health Education Consortium
Psychology (graduate) (affiliated) National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) – AU can offer National Clinical Exam (NCE) on campus to our students.
Psychology (graduate) (approved) American Psychological Association – authorized to award continuing education credits
Psychology (graduate) (member) Council of Applied Master's Programs in Psychology – qualified students to sit for the National Counselor's Examination (NCE) andor licensure in Pennsylvania
School of Global Business (member) The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International