Accreditation


Maryville University of Saint Louis is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (reaffirmed 2015) and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, 230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604, phone: 800-621-7440.

Individual programs are accredited or approved by:

Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)
6116 Executive Boulevard, Suite 200
North Bethesda, MD 20852-4929, phone 301-652-2682
www.acoteonline.org

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs
11520 West 119th Street
Overland Park, KS 66213; phone 913-339-9356

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The Physical Therapy Program at Maryville University is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; telephone: 703‐706‐3245; email: accreditation@apta.org ; website: http://www.capteonline.org.

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Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
655 K Street, NW, Suite 750
Washington, DC 20001; phone: 202-887-6791

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing/master’s degree program in nursing/Doctor of Nursing Practice program and post-graduate APRN certificate program at Maryville University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791. http://www.ccneaccreditation.org

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (formerly NCATE)
2010 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Suite 500
Washington, DC 20036-1023; phone 202-223-0077

Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs
1001 North Fairfax Street, Suite 510
Alexandria, VA 22314

Department of Elementary and Secondary Education of Missouri
P.O. Box 480
Jefferson City, MO 65102-0480; phone 573-751-2569

Missouri State Board of Nursing
3605 Missouri Boulevard, P.O. Box 656
Jefferson City, MO 65102-0656; phone 573-751-0080

National Association of Schools of Art and Design
11250 Roger Bacon Drive, Suite 21
Reston, VA 20190; phone 703-437-0700

National Association of Schools of Music
11250 Roger Bacon Drive, Suite 21
Reston, VA 20190; phone 703-437-0700

Interior Design Program:

The interior design program leading to the Bachelor of Fine Arts degree is accredited by the Council for Interior Design Accreditation, www.accredit-id.org, 206 Grandville Avenue, Suite 350, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503.

The CIDA-accredited program prepares students for entry-level interior design practice, for advanced study, and to apply for membership in professional interior design organizations. The Bachelor of Fine Arts degree granted by Maryville University meets the educational requirement for eligibility to sit for the National Council for Interior Design Qualification Examination (NCIDQ Exam). For more information about NCIDQ Exam eligibility visit: https://www.cidq.org/eligibility-requirements.

Occupational Therapy Program:

The Occupational Therapy Program at Maryville University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)
6116 Executive Boulevard, Suite 200
North Bethesda, MD 20852-4929, (301) 652-2682
website: www.acoteonline.org. Graduation from an ACOTE accredited program is required to sit for the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy certification exam.

Physical Therapy Program:

The Doctor of Physical Therapy degree program at Maryville University is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education. Students who graduate from an accredited program are eligible to sit for the National Physical Therapy Examination. The National Physical Therapy Examination is a requirement of all states. The Federation of State Board of Physical Therapy has resources regarding requirements for obtaining licenses in all states at https://www.fsbpt.net/lrg/Home/LicensureByExamRequirement.

State law regulates the practice of Physical therapy. More information regarding a State Board of Licensure for Physical Therapy can be found by contacting specific state boards. Contact information for all states can be found at https://www.fsbpt.org/Free-Resources/Licensing-Authorities-Contact-Information.

Speech-Language Pathology Graduate Program:

The Master’s of Science Program in Speech-Language Pathology at Maryville University is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.

The CAA may be contacted at:
Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
American Speech-Language Hearing Association
2200 Research Boulevard #310
Rockville, MD 20850
800-498-2071

Memberships

Maryville is a member of the following organizations:

American Association for State and Local History
American Association of Colleges & Universities
American Association of Colleges of Nursing
American Association of Presidents of Independent Colleges & Universities
American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
American Association for Paralegal Education
American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers
American Bar Association
American Council on Education
American Music Therapy Association
Amigos Library Services
Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs
Association of Governing Boards
Association of Independent Liberal Arts Colleges for Teacher Education
Association of Schools of Allied Health Professions
Chesterfield Chamber of Commerce
The College Board
College and University Personnel Association
Council for Advancement and Support of Education
Council for Higher Education Accreditation
Council of Independent Colleges
Educause
Gateway Occupational Therapy Education Council
Great Lakes Valley Conference
Higher Education Consortium of Metropolitan St. Louis
The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
Independent Colleges & Universities of Missouri
Metropolitan St. Louis Consortium for Educational Renewal
Midwest Association of Financial Aid Associate
Midwest Association of Student Employment Administrators
Missouri Association of Financial Aid Professionals
Missouri Association for Blacks in Higher Education
Missouri Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
Missouri Association of Colleges of Nursing
Missouri Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers
Missouri Bibliographic Information User System (MOBIUS)
Missouri Colleges Fund, Inc.
Missouri Education and Research Consortium (MERC)
Missouri Research and Education Network (MoreNet)
National Association for Campus Activities (NACA)
National Association of College and University Business Officers
National Association of Financial Aid Associates
National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities
National Association of Legal Assistants
National Association of Schools of Art and Design
National Association of Schools of Music
National Association of Student Personnel Administrators
National Collegiate Athletic Association
National Council on Rehabilitation Education
National Network for Educational Renewal
National Student Clearinghouse
OCLC
Regional Chamber and Growth Association
Saint Louis Regional Library Network
Service Members Opportunity Colleges
Society for College and University Planning
World Affairs Council of St. Louis