Purdue Online
Accreditation and State Authorizations


The institutions within the Purdue University system are accredited by The Higher Learning Commission, one of six regional institutional accreditors in the United States. For more information, visit HLCommission.org.

Additionally, many of our individual programs have specific accreditations in those particular fields of study.

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View Purdue West Lafayette programs with additional programmatic accreditations.

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Learn more about Purdue Fort Wayne programs with specialized accreditations.

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Explore Purdue Global programs and schools that have received additional approvals and accreditations.

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Review the additional agencies that accredit Purdue Northwest’s various programs and schools.

State Authorizations and Professional Licensure

Purdue University is committed to complying with all states' regulations for its online learning programs.

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Review program authorization and licensure requirements in your state of residence.

Purdue University Fort Wayne

Access state authorization information for Purdue Fort Wayne online programs.

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Learn more about Purdue Global’s institutional state approvals.