Accreditation

University Accreditation

Michigan Technological University is accredited by: North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, the Higher Learning Commission. Accreditation documentation may be reviewed in the Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs.

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, the Higher Learning Commission
30 North LaSalle St, Suite 2400
Chicago, IL 60602-2504
312-263-0456 and 800-621-7440; 312-263-7462 (fax)
www.ncahigherlearningcommission.org

In addition to the general accreditation, specific programs have been accredited, approved, or recognized by their respective agencies.

College of Engineering

The following engineering programs are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, 111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, MD 21202-4012, telephone: (410) 347-7700.

  • biomedical engineering
  • chemical engineering
  • civil engineering
  • computer engineering
  • electrical engineering
  • engineering (interdisciplinary or special focus)
  • environmental engineering
  • geological engineering
  • materials science and engineering
  • mechanical engineering

College of Sciences and Arts

The Michigan Board of Education approves the teacher certification programs offered by the College of Sciences and Arts departments.

The teacher education program is nationally accredited by the Teacher Education Accreditation Council.

In Biological Sciences, the fourth-year instruction in the Medical Laboratory Science 3+1 option is carried out in hospitals accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for the Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS).

The Department of Chemistry offers American Chemical Society certified degrees and interdisciplinary options. 

 

School of Business and Economics—AACSB International

The following bachelor and master degree programs in the School of Business and Economics are accredited by AACSB International - the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, the premier business accrediting organization in the US. Today, there are more than 1,320 members in 70 countries around the globe.

  •  accounting
  •  finance
  •  marketing
  •  management
  •  management information systems
  •  operations systems management
  •  Tech MBA and Tech MBA Online (Master of Business Administration)

AACSB International
777 South Harbour Island Boulevard, Suite 750
Tampa, FL 33602-5730 USA
813-769-6500; 813-769-6559 (fax)

 

School of Forest Resources and Environmental Science

The Society of American Foresters accredits the following degree programs at Michigan Tech:

  •  Bachelor of Science in Forestry
  •  Master of Forestry

Society of American Foresters
6400 Grosvenor Lane
Bethesda, MD 20814-2198
866-897-8720 (toll free); 301-897-3690 (fax)

 

School of Technology

The following engineering technology programs are accredited by the Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET, 111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, MD 21202-4012, telephone: (410) 347-7700.

  • electrical engineering technology
  • mechanical engineering technology

The Construction Management Program is accredited by the American Council for Construction Education (ACCE), 1717 North Loop 1604 East, Suite 320, San Antonio, TX 78232-1570.