Accreditations

  • Carlow 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.

    Carlow is also accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education and is approved by the Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing. Program approval is granted by the Pennsylvania Department of Education for Carlow University’s teacher and school counselor preparation programs. The Bachelor of Social Work is accredited by the Council on Social Work Education. Carlow University’s Doctor of Psychology in Counseling Psychology program is accredited by the American Psychological Association.

  •  MSC Logo Accreditation

    Carlow University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, (267) 284-5000. It is the unit of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools that accredits degree-granting colleges and universities in the Middle States region.


  • Council on Social Work Education logo

    CSWE's Commission on Accreditation (COA) is responsible for developing accreditation standards that define competent preparation and ensuring that social work programs meet them. CSWE administers a multistep accreditation process that involves program self-studies, site visits, and COA reviews.

  •  APA PsyD Logo Accreditation

    The APA Commission on Accreditation is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as a programmatic accrediting body. APA Accreditation is a voluntary, nongovernmental process of self-study and external review intended to evaluate, enhance, and publicly recognize quality programs.

  • CCNE logo

    The Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) is an autonomous accrediting agency, contributing to the improvement of the public's health. The Commission ensures the quality and integrity of baccalaureate, graduate, & residency programs in nursing. Carlow University is accredited through December 31, 2024.