Accreditation

The University is licensed by the New Jersey Commission on Higher Education and accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. In addition,

  • the Leon Hess Business School is accredited by the AACSB International—the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business;
  • the chemistry program (with a concentration in advanced chemistry) is on the Approved List of the American Chemical Society (ACS);
  • the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN), Master of Science in Nursing (MSN), Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP), and the Advanced Practice certificate nursing programs at Monmouth University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, (202) 887-6791;
  • the undergraduate Bachelor of Social Work and graduate Master of Social Work programs are accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE);
  • the Bachelor of Science in Software Engineering (BSSE) program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of (ABET);
  • the Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Advanced Computing Concentration program is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of (ABET);
  • the School of Education is accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP), the MSEd in School Counseling and the MSEd in Student Affairs and College Counseling programs are accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP); the Master of Science in Education (MSEd) degree program in Speech-Language Pathology is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association;  
  • the Department of Professional Counseling programs are accredited by the National Addiction Studies Accreditation Committee (NASAC), and the Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling program is accredited by CACREP;
  • The accrediting agency, Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant, Inc. (ARC-PA) has granted Accreditation-Probation status to the Monmouth University Physician Assistant Program.