Since 1927


Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission

Accreditation

St. Ambrose University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

St. Ambrose University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (www.hlcommission.org; 800/621-7440; 230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604; info@hlcommission.org)

The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) is an independent corporation that was founded in 1895 as one of six regional institutional accreditors in the United States.

HLC accredits degree-granting post-secondary educational institutions in the North Central region, which includes the following 19 states: Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Dakota, West Virginia, Wisconsin, 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 800/621-7440 or 312/263-0456. 

Higher Learning Commission College Data

Accreditation

By the Higher Learning Commission

HLCommission.org


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