The (baccalaureate degree program in nursing/master’s degree program in nursing/Doctor of Nursing Practice program and/or post-graduate APRN certificate program) at Valparaiso University, is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (


The following organizations have accredited or approved Valparaiso University and/or various departments within the university.


The Higher Learning Commission (University-wide accreditation)

230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL, 60604-1411

Tel: 800.621.7440; Fax: 312.263.7462

Accreditation granted: 01/01/1929

Most recent reaffirmation of accreditation: 2017-2018

Next reaffirmation of accreditation: 2027-2028


Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation

1140 19th Street NW, Suite 400, Washington, DC, 20036

Tel: 202.223.0077


Indiana Department of Education

Indiana Government Center North, 9th Floor, 100 N. Senate Ave. , Indianapolis, IN 46204

Tel: 317.232.6610


National Association of Schools of Music

11250 Roger Bacon Drive, Suite 21, Reston, VA, 20190

Tel: 703.437.0700


Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs

500 Montgomery Street, Suite 350, Alexandria, VA, 22314

Tel: 703.535.5990


Council on Social Work Education

333 John Carlyle Street, Suite 400, Alexandria, VA, 22314

Tel: 703.683.8080


AACSB International

777 South Harbour Island Boulevard, Suite 750, Tampa, FL 33602

Tel: 813.769.6500



415 North Charles Street, Baltimore, MD, 21201

Tel: 410.347.7700


Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education [Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN), Master of Science in Nursing (MSN), Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)]

655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC, 20001

Tel: 202.887.6791


Indiana State Board of Nursing [Bachelor of Science in Nursing]

Indiana Government Center South, Room W072, 402 W. Washington St, Indianapolis, IN, 46204

Tel: 317.232.2960


Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant, Inc. [Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies (MSPAS)]

3325 Paddocks Parkway, Suite 345, Suwanee, GA 30024

Tel: 770.476.1224


The Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education [Occupational Therapy Doctorate (OTD)]

6116 Executive Boulevard, Suite 200, North Bethesda, MD, 20852-4929

Tel: 301.652.6611




The American Chemical Society

1155 Sixteenth St. NW, Washington, DC, 20036

Tel: 800.333.9511 (US and Canada) or 614.447.3776 (outside North America)


American Music Therapy Association

8455 Colesville Road, Suite 1000, Silver Spring, MD  20910

Tel: 301.589.3300; Fax 301.589.5175


National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA)

3005 Center Green Drive, Suite 130, Boulder, CO, 80301

Tel: 720.680.1600