Accreditation Agencies

The University of Findlay is accredited by:

  • The Higher Learning Commission;
  • The Ohio Department of Higher Education;
  • The Ohio Board of Nursing (conditional);
  • The Ohio State Board of Education;
  • The Council on Social Work Education;
  • The Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP);
  • The Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education;
  • The Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education;
  • The Commission on English Language Program Accreditation;
  • The Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant;
  • The Joint Review Committee on Educational Programs in Nuclear Medicine Technology;
  • The Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education;
  • The National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education;
  • The Applied Science Accreditation Commission (ASAC) of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET);
  • The Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE); and
  • The National Environmental Health Science and Protection Accreditation Council (EHAC)

UF is authorized to offer A.A., B.A., B.S., B.S.N., M.A., M.S., M.P.T., M.O.T., M.A.T., M.B.A., M.P.A., Pharm.D., D.P.T., and Ed.D. programs by the Ohio Department of Higher Education and the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).

Programs with Professional Accreditations

  • Certificate, Associate of Arts, Bachelor of Science in Nuclear Medicine Technology
  • Bachelor of Arts in Social Work
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (conditional approval Ohio Board of Nursing, est. 2014);
  • Bachelor of Science in Strength and Conditioning (recognized by the National Strength and Conditioning Association)
  • The Master of Arts in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) and Bilingual Education (est.1989);
  • The Intensive English Language Program (IELP)
  • The Master of Arts in Education (est. 1992);
  • The Master of Occupational Therapy (est. 1999);
  • The Master of Physician Assistant (est. 2009);
  • The Master of Science in Environmental, Safety and Health Management (est. 1994);
  • The Master of Athletic Training (est. 2003);
  • The Doctor of Pharmacy (est. 2005); and
  • The Doctor of Physical Therapy (est. 2008); and
  • The Doctor of Education (est. 2013).

Any questions regarding the University of Findlay’s accreditation status with The Higher Learning Commission visit or contact them at:
230 South LaSalle St., Suite 7-500
Chicago, IL 60604

The traditional and weekend physical therapy programs at UF are both accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax St., Alexandria, Va. 22314-1488.
The University of Findlay's Doctor of Pharmacy Program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), 135 South LaSalle Street, Suite 4100, Chicago, IL 60603, phone: 312-664-3575; FAX 312-664-4652, website: