Academic Accrediting Organizations, Affiliations, Memberships and Approved Programs

Academic Accrediting Organizations

Institutional Arcadia University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. (267-284-5000). The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.
Art & Design National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD)
American Chemical Society (ACS)
Masters in Psychology Accreditation Council (MPCAC)
Forensic Science Forensic Science Education Program Accreditation Commission (FEPAC)
Physical Therapy Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)
Physician Assistant Accreditation Review Commission of Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA)
Public Health Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)
School of Global Business Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) – Programs in Accounting, Business Administration, International Business & Culture, and M.B.A. only; the programs in Healthcare Administration and Sport Management are not accredited by ACBSP

Other Affiliations, Memberships and Approved Programs

Art Therapy (approved) American Art Therapy Association (ATTA)
International Peace & Conflict Resolution Peace and Collaborative Development Network (PCDN)
Education Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) – Teacher education approved for Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York and other states through PDE reciprocity agreements
English Association of Departments of English (ADE)
English National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE)
Association of Writers & Writing Programs (AWP)
Association of Graduate Liberal Studies Programs (AGLSP)
Modern Languages & Cultures Modern Language Association (MLA)
Physician Assistant (member) Physician Assistant Education Association
Physician Assistant (member) Global Health Education Consortium
School of Global Business (member) The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International