Accreditation is the recognition from an accrediting agency that an institution maintains a certain level of educational standards. NU is accredited by the following agencies.
Niagara University is accredited by CAEP, which is a professional accreditor that reviews departments, schools, and colleges which prepare teachers and other educators.
The mission of CACREP is to promote the professional competence of counseling and related practitioners through the development of preparation standards, the encouragement of excellence in program development and the accreditation of professional preparation programs.
National Association of School Psychologists (NASP) is the world's largest organization of school psychologists, and works to advance effective practices to improve students' learning, behavior, and mental health.
Niagara University is accredited by AACSB accreditation, which is known, worldwide, as the longest-standing, most recognized form of specialized accreditation that an institution and its business programs can earn.
The baccalaureate degree program in nursing at Niagara University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. Officially recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education as a national accreditation agency, the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) is an autonomous accrediting agency, contributing to the improvement of the public's health.
The Ministry of Colleges and Universities is the ministry of the Government of Ontario responsible for administration of laws relating to post-secondary education.
Niagara University’s College of Hospitality, Sport, and Tourism Management is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Programs in Hospitality Administration.