In addition to regional accreditation by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACSCOC), Northern Kentucky University has 40 programs accredited by discipline specific accrediting bodies.

The goal of accreditation is to ensure that education provided by institutions of higher education meets acceptable levels of quality.  The standards use to conduct evaluations vary but in general they assess the mission, goals, objectives, resources, quality of programs and educational offerings.

For a list of accredited programs by college see the links below.  For more information about accredited programs, contact the college or department.