Accreditation

Union College is accredited by:

The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association

  • 230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500
  • Chicago, IL 60604-1413
  • 800.621.7440

Discipline-specific accrediting bodies:

Education

The baccalaureate degree in education is accredited by the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE):

1140 19th St., Suite 400
Washington, DC 20036
202.223.0077

State of Nebraska licensure requirements can be found here.

CAEP accreditation is currently in process.

Emergency Medical Technician

Emergency Medical Technician component of the IRR program has separate licensure requirements. State of Nebraska licensure requirements for EMT’s can be found here

Nursing

The baccalaureate degree in nursing at Union College is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education

One Duport Circle, NW, Suite 530
Washington, DC 20036
202.887.6971

State of Nebraska licensure requirements can be found here.

Occupational Therapy Assistant

The accreditation process is in progress. Read more.

Physician Assistant Studies

The master's degree in physician assistant studies at Union College is accredited by:

The PA program is also an active member of the Physican Assistant Education Association (PAEA). See State of Nebraska licensure requirements here.

Click here to learn more about the PA program's accreditation status.

Social Work

The baccalaureate degree in social work is accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). State of Nebraska licensure requirements can be found here.

Contact CSWE:
1701 Duke Street, Suite 200
Alexandria, VA 22314
703.519.2066

Union College is a member of ...

  • American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance
  • American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
  • American Association of Colleges of Nursing
  • American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers
  • American College of Sports Medicine
  • American Library Information Cooperative
  • Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Nebraska
  • Physician Assistant Education Association
  • National Collegiate Honors Council
  • National Council on Social Work Education
  • OCLC Online Computer Library Center, Incorporated
  • Nebraska Academy of Sciences
  • Nebraska Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
  • Nebraska Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers
  • Nebraska Association of Student Financial Aid
  • Nebraska Council on Teacher Education
  • Nebraska Independent College Foundation
  • North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
  • United States Gymnastics Federation
  • Upper Midwest Honors Council

Union College is approved by ...

Nebraska Department of Education

Nebraska State Board of Nursing