Institutional Accreditation

University of Michigan-Flint is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), one of six regional accrediting agencies in the United States. The HLC is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation.

Academic & Other Accreditations

The following organizations also have issued accreditation or certifications to UM-Flint programs. For additional information about each of these agencies, please follow the link provided.

Accreditation AgencyUM-Flint Program(s)Affiliation StatusLast AccreditedNext Review
The Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)Mechanical Engineering (BSE)AccreditedOct.1, 2011
to Present
Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (AOTA)Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD)Accredited2021-222028-29
The Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA)Physician Assistant MSProvisional Accreditation2020
American Chemical Society (ACS)ChemistryAccredited20162024
Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB)BBA, DBA, MBA, MSA, MSLODAccredited20212026
Association of University Programs in Health Administration (AUPHA)BS Health Care AdministrationCertified20132019
Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)AccreditedNov. 2, 2021Spring 2031
Commission on Accreditation in Respiratory Care (CoARC)BSRTProvisional Accreditation2019
Commission of Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)All nursing degree programsAccredited20152025
Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (CAEP)Education DepartmentAccredited20132022
Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs (COA)Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice (DNAP)Accredited20142024
Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)Public Health programs (BS and MPH)Accredited20212026
Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)BSWAccredited20182026
Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT)BS Radiation TherapyAccredited2017Aug. 1, 2022
Michigan Department of Education (MDE)Education Department Programs are Accredited at Unit LevelAccredited
Michigan Law Enforcement Accreditation ProgramDepartment of Public SafetyAccredited2021
National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)Early Childhood Development CenterAccredited20182023
National Association for the Schools of Music (NASM)BA Music, BA Music Education, BA Music PerformanceAccredited20202029-30