Albizu University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE), a voluntary, non-governmental, regional membership association currently serving higher education institutions in Delaware, the District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and other geographic areas.
The MSCHE assures students and the public of the educational quality of higher education. The Commission's accreditation process ensures institutional accountability, self-appraisal, improvement, and innovation through peer review and the rigorous application of standards within the context of institutional mission.
The Self-Study is an endeavor of utmost importance in the life of our institution which fundamentally pursues the reaffirmation of our institutional accreditation with the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, scheduled for 2021. The Self-Study is an honest and transparent community-wide evaluation of our continuous fulfillment of our mission. It seeks institutional improvement, through the assessment and evaluation of our undertakings, opportunities and challenges, leading to a set of conclusions and recommendations moving forward in the next eight-year accreditation cycle.
Albizu University has been fully accredited since 1974 by complying with all standards of accreditation and requirements for affiliation.The University received reaffirmation of accreditation in 2015, and our next Self-Study Review is due in 2021. Here is the link to our status including the Statement of Accreditation from the MSCHE website.