St. Ambrose University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association, www.ncahlc.org, 312/263-0456.
The North Central Association is one of six regional institutional accrediting associations in the United States. Through its Commissions it accredits and thereby grants membership to educational institutions in the 19-state North Central region: Arkansas, Arizona, Colorado, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, New Mexico, South Dakota, Wisconsin, West Virginia and Wyoming.
The Higher Learning Commission is recognized by the Secretary of Education and the Committee on Recognition of Postsecondary Accreditation (CORPA, now continued under the Council on Higher Education Accreditation).
The Higher Learning Commission is based in Chicago. Information about its purpose and activities, as well as St. Ambrose University’s affiliation status with the commission, can be obtained from the HLC website or by calling 312/263-0456.
College of Business
Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs
Iowa Department of Education
Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC)
Children's Campus – National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).
Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)
Speech Language Pathology
Council on Academic Accreditation of American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA) 2009-2014