Accreditation

The College of Mount Saint Vincent is independently chartered to grant degrees by the Regents of the State of New York. It is registered by the New York State Education Department, Office of Higher Education, in Albany, NY.

The College of Mount Saint Vincent is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE), an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.
Contact: 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 or (267) 284-5000

The College of Mount Saint Vincent also holds program-specific accreditation from the following independent accrediting agencies:

  • The B.S. in Business Administration, the B.S. in Accounting degrees and the M.B.A. programs are accredited by the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs, a specialized accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.
    Contact: 11520 West 119th St., Overland Park, KS 66213 or (913) 339-9356
  • The Baccalaureate degree in Nursing/Master’s degree in Nursing and/or post-graduate APRN certificate at the College of Mount Saint Vincent is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.
    Contact: One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, (202) 887-6791
  • Baccalaureate and Master’s programs in Education are accredited by the Teacher Education Accreditation Council, a specialized accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.
    Contact: One Dupont Circle, Suite 320, Washington, DC, 20036 or (202) 466-7236

Accrediting agencies’ letters of approval are available to all interested parties for inspection.