OCU's serious focus on academics is underscored by our accreditations.
Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. More Information
Approved for teacher preparation and licensure by the Indiana Department of Education: Division of Professional Standards (formerly called Indiana Professional Standards Board). More Information.
The School of Education at Oakland City University is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE), www.ncate.org. This accreditation covers initial teacher preparation programs and advanced educator preparation programs at Oakland City University. However, the accreditation does not include individual education courses that the institution offers to P-12 educators for professional development, relicensure, or other purposes.
Oakland City University has received specialized accreditation for its business programs through the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) located at 11374 Strang Line Road in Lenexa, Kansas, USA. The business programs in the following degrees are accredited by the IACBE:
- Master of business Administration
- Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with the following concentrations: Accounting, Management, Human Resource Management, Marketing, Criminal Justice, Sports Administration
- Associate of Science, Business Administration
- Associate of Science, Accounting
Chapman Seminary is accredited by the Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada, and the following degree programs are approved: DMin MDiv. More Information