School of Management

The School of Management is accredited by two professional organizations: Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and the Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration (NASPAA). More information about the School of Management’s professional accreditation can be found at:


AACSB is an internationally recognized, specialized accrediting organization for the highest achieving business and accounting programs. The University was first accredited by AACSB in 1953. Since 2009, the following programs are accredited by the AACSB: Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA), Bachelor of Science in Management (BSM), Master in Business Administration (MBA),  Executive MBA (EMBA), Master of Science in Financial Analysis (MSFA), Master of Science in Organization Development (MSOD), and Master in Global Entrepreneurial Management (MGEM).

This program was issued AACSB accreditation in 2009.

2002 - 2003   Self Study

This program was issued AACSB accreditation in 2009.

2006 - 2007  Executive Summary  Self Study

This program was issued NASPAA accreditation in 2012

2004 - 2005 Executive Summary Self Study


NASPAA is an industry-respected network that ensures the rigorous standards of education in public policy, public affairs, and public and nonprofit administration. The Master of Public Administration (MPA) program was awarded NASPAA accreditation in 2012.

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Program review reports will be available in an upcoming cycle.

Seeking accreditation from the Nonprofit Academic Centers Council (NACC). Program review reports will be available in an upcoming cycle.