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2015-2016 Graduate Catalog 
2015-2016 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Accreditation and Memberships

Seattle University is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities.  The following academic and professional bodies accredit specific programs within the university (see individual college, school or program websites for more information):


AACSB International–Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
American Bar Association
Association of Theological Schools
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs
Council on Social Work Education
Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET (Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering)
National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities


American Chemical Society
American Medical Association
National Association of School Psychologists
Washington State Board of Education
Washington State Nursing Care Quality Assurance Commission


Academy of Religious Leadership
American Academy of Religion
American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
American Association of Colleges of Nursing
American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO)
American Association of Higher Education
American Association of Pastoral Counselors
American College Personnel Association
American Council on Education
American Society for Engineering Educatiom (ASEE)
American Theological Library Association
Association for Student Judicial Affairs
Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM)
Association of American Colleges
Association of American Law Schools
Association of Arts Administration Educators (AAAE)
Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities
Association of College and University Housing Officers–International
Association of Governing Boards
Association of Graduate Programs in Ministry
Association of Independent Liberal Arts Colleges for Teacher Education (AILACTE)
Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities
Association of Theological Field Education
The College Board
Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE)
Great Northwest Athletic Conference
Independent Colleges of Washington (ICW)
Institute for International Education
International Federation of Catholic Universities
Jesuit Education in Business Network
Jesuit Association of Student Personnel Administrators
NAFSA: Association of International Educators
National Association of College Admission Counselors
National Association of Ecumenical and Interreligious Staff
National Association of Graduate Admissions Professionals
National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities
National Association of Student Personnel Administrators
National Collegiate Athletic Association
National League for Nursing
Nonprofit Academic Centers Council
Northwest Association of Private College and University Libraries
Orbis Cascade Alliance
Pacific Northwest Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (PACRAO)
Principles for Responsible Management Education
Private Registrars of Washington (PROW)
Society of Biblical Literature
Washington Council on High School-College Relations
Women in Engineering Programs and Advocates Network (WEPAN)