Albizu University is regionally accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE). Additional information may be obtained by contacting MSCHE at:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education
3624 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-2680
Phone: 267-284-5000

The Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology program is accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA). Additional information may be obtained by contacting the APA at:

Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation
American Psychological Association
750 First Street, NE
Washington, DC 20002-4242
Phone: 202-336-5979


Albizu University, Miami campus, is licensed by the Commission for Independent Education of the Florida Department of Education. Additional information may be obtained by contacting the Commission at:

Commission for Independent Education
Florida Department of Education
325 West Gaines Street, Suite 1414
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0400
Toll-free phone: 888-224-6684


Albizu University is approved to provide the coursework leading to state certification in Early Childhood Education and English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) and to Reading Endorsement for elementary school educators. Students completing a program leading to certification are reminded that while the curriculum of the program is designed to assist students in obtaining certification by outside agencies, the completion of all program requirements does not guarantee automatic eligibility for certification.

The Bachelor in Elementary Education degree program is developed in accordance with the teaching certification requirements of the Florida Bureau of Teachers’ Certification (FBTC). The curriculum offered complies with the required FBTC standards.

Professional Affiliations

  • American Council on Education
  • American Association for Higher Education
  • American Library Association
  • Association of Psychology Postdoctoral and Internship Centers
  • Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
  • National Council of Schools and Programs of Professional Psychology
  • Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, Trustee-level member 
San Juan location
151 Calle Tanca San Juan, PR 00901
Phone: (787) 725-6500 Fax: (787) 721-7187
Miami location
2173 NW 99th Avenue Miami, Florida 33172 Phone: (305) 593-1223 Fax: (305) 592-7930
Centro Mayaguez
56 Calle José De Diego, Mayagüez, P.R. 00680 Phone: (787) 838-7272 Fax: (787) 721-7187
  • American Psychological Association
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  • Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools
  • Commission for Independent Education