Concordia University Wisconsin is regionally accredited by The Higher Learning Commission. Regional accreditation agencies are recognized by the U.S. Department of Education to accredit degree granting colleges and universities. See below for a full list of accredited programs which the University offers with specialized programmatic accreditation. 

View our Accreditation Chart

230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500
Chicago, IL 60604

Athletic Training - The Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education, 512-733-9700,

Education Programs - The Education programs are approved by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction, 1-800-441-4563,

Medical Assistant - Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) and American Association of Medical Assistants Endowment, 727-210-2350,

Nursing Programs - The Nursing programs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 202-887-6791,

Occupational Therapy Program - The MOT program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), 301-652-2682,

Pharmacy - The Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), 312-644-3575.

Physical Therapy Program - The Physical Therapy Program at Concordia University Wisconsin is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; telephone: 703-706-3245; email:; website:

Physician Assistant Studies - The Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA) has granted Accreditation-Continued status to the Concordia University Wisconsin Physician Assistant Program.    

Radiologic Technology - The hospitals with which we collaborate hold the accreditation. Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiological Technology.

Social Work - The Council on Social Work Education, 703-683-8080,

Student Personnel Administration Program - The SPA program was developed using standards of the Council for the Advancement of Standards in Higher Education (CAS), 202-862-1400,

Business - Concordia University has received specialized accreditation for its business programs through the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) located at 11374 Strang Line Road in Lenexa, Kansas, USA.