Accreditations

University Accreditations

The Higher Learning Commission

Oakland City University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Higher Learning Commission
30 North LaSalle Street, Suite 2400
Chicago, IL 60602-2504
1-800-621-7440

Click here to view the Statement of Accreditation Status page.

Chapman Seminary

The Chapman Seminary is accredited by the Commission on Accrediting of The Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada (ATS)

The Association of Theological Schools
10 Summit Park Drive
Pittsburgh PA 15275-1110
Telephone +1 412 788 6505
Communications@ats.edu

Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada has approved Oakland City University to offer the Master of Divinity (MDiv) and the Doctor of Ministry (DMin) degrees.

School of Business Accreditation

The School of Business at Oakland City University has received specialized accreditation for its business programs through the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE).

11960 Quivira Road, Suite 300
Overland Park, KS, 66213 USA
Telephone: +1 913 631 3009
Fax: +1 913 631 9154
https://iacbe.org/contact/

 

School of Education

Oakland City University’s School of Education has received state-level approval for all initial and advanced licensure programs by the Indiana Department of Education and is nationally accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). Individual education programs are all nationally recognized by appropriate Specialized Professional Agencies.

The accreditation status for Oakland City University can be confirmed with the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation at http://caepnet.org/provider-details/ncate?i=Oakland+City+University&c=Oakland%20City&s=IN.

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation
1140 19th St NW
Suite 400
Washington, DC 20036
Telephone: +1 202 223 0077

The School of Education is affiliated with the following Specialized Professional Associations (SPA):

  • Association for Childhood Education International (ACEI)
  • Council for Exceptional Children (CEC)
  • National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
  • National Educational Leadership Preparation (NELP)
  • National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE)
  • National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)
  • National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS)
  • National Science Teachers Association (NSTA)
  • SHAPE America-Physical Education

      Academic & Collegiate Associations

      The University holds membership in academic and collegiate associations to maintain the integrity of academic protocols and operations.

      • American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE)
      • Association of Veterans Education Certifying Officials (AVECO)
      • Central Association of College and University Business Officers (CACUBO)
      • Council for Adult and Experiential Learning (CAEL)
      • Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA)
      • College Placement Council, Inc.
      • Conference for Small Private Colleges
      • Council of Independent Colleges
      • Illinois Association of College Admissions Counselors (IACAC)
      • Indiana Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (IACRAO)
      • Independent Colleges of Indiana
      • Indiana Association of College Admissions Counselors
      • Indiana Conference of Higher Education
      • Indiana, Midwest, and National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators
      • Kentucky Association of College Admissions Counselors (KYACAC)
      • North American Coalition of Christian Admissions Professionals (NACCAP)
      • National Association of College and University Business Officers (NACUBO)
      • National Association for Business Teachers