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Wittenberg University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and has been accredited since 1916. The next re-accreditation comprehensive review is scheduled for 2026-2027.

Wittenberg also has several programmatic accreditations:

  • Chemistry - American Chemical Society certifies Wittenberg's Chemistry degrees
  • Music - National Association of Schools of Music (2013)
  • Nursing - Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) (2016)
  • Education
    • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)/Council for Accreditation of Teacher Preparation (CAEP)-eligible (2016)
    • American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) (2014)
    • Association for Middle Level Education (AMLE) (2013)
    • Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) (2015)
    • National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) (2014)
    • National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) (2013)
    • National Council for Teachers of English (NCTE) (2015)
    • National Council for Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) (2013)
    • National Science Teachers Association (Life Science, Earth Science, Chemistry, and Physics) (NSTA) (2013)

Accreditation Reports

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