Celebrate 50 Years
Continuing Accreditation



IPFW is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, Higher Learning Commission.

230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500
Chicago, IL 60604-1411
Phone: 800-621-7440 or 312-263-0456
Fax: 312-263-7462

The university's next accreditation evaluation is scheduled for the 2020-21 academic year.

The university's Statement of Affiliation Status is available on the NCA-HLC web site.

Schools, divisions, and programs have acquired additional accreditation through these professional societies:

Additional Accreditation 
Agency Program(s)
ABET/Computing Accreditation Commission (CAC)
  • B.S.-Computer Science
ABET/Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC)
  • B.S.C.E.
  • B.S.Cp.E.
  • B.S.E.E.
  • B.S.M.E.
ABET/Technology Accreditation Commission (TAC)
  • A.S.-ARET
  • A.S.-CET
  • A.S.-EET
  • A.S.-IET
  • A.S.-MET
ABET/Technology Accreditation Commission (TAC)
  • B.S.-CNET
  • B.S.-CpET
  • B.S.-EET
  • B.S.-IET
  • B.S.-MET
Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)
  • B.S. in Business
  • Master of Business Administration
American Chemical Society
  • B.S. in Chemistry
American Dental Association/Commission on Dental Accreditation
  • Certificate in Dental Assisting
  • A.S. in Dental Hygiene
  • A.S. in Dental Laboratory Tech.
American Music Therapy Association (AMTA, formerly NAMT)
  • B.S. in Music Therapy
Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT)
  • A.S. in Radiography
National Alliance of Concurrent Enrollment Partnerships (NACEP)
  • School-based Programs
National Association of Schools of Music (NASM)
  • Certificate in Piano Pedagogy
  • B.S. in Music and an Outside Field
  • B.M.
  • B.M.E.
  • B.S. in Music Therapy
National Association of Schools of Theatre (NAST)
  • B.A. in Theatre
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) and Indiana Department of Education/Division of Professional Standards
  • B.S. in Education
  • M.S. in Education
National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC)
  • A.S.-Nursing
  • B.S.-Nursing
  • M.S.-Nursing
Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration (NASPAA)
  • Master of Public Affairs (MPA)

Documents describing IPFW and program accreditation can be obtained from the Office of Institutional Research or the departments that offer accredited programs.