Accreditation

Notre Dame de Namur University is a fully accredited, independent Catholic, coeducational, master’s university offering undergraduate, graduate, liberal arts and professional programs. NDNU has been continuously accredited by WSCUC (formerly WASC) since 1955.

Institutional Accreditation

Notre Dame de Namur University is accredited, with Notice of Concern, by the:
WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)
1001 Marina Village Parkway, Suite 402
Alameda, CA 94501
510-748-9001
www.wscuc.org 

Read the most recent Commission action letter (March 2020). Also available are the previous Commission action letter (July 2015) and the associated Visiting Team report (March 2015).

Accredited and Approved Programs at NDNU

Education credential programs are accredited by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing. Per Federal Regulation 34 CR 668.43 (a)(5)(v)(A-C), NDNU has not determined whether these programs meet the licensure requirements in the other 49 states.

 

MS Clinical Psychology program with the Marriage and Family Therapy concentration (MSCP/MFT), or with the Marriage and Family Therapy and Licensed Professional Clinical Counseling concentration (MSCP/MFT/LPCC), is in compliance with the California Board of Behavioral Sciences requirements for programs leading to MFT licensure (MSCP/MFT), or to both MFT and LPCC licensure (MSCP/MFT/LPCC). Per Federal Regulation 34 CR 668.43 (a)(5)(v)(A-C), NDNU has not determined whether these programs meet the licensure requirements in the other 49 states.

 

The following business programs at Notre Dame de Namur University are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs:

Bachelor of Science, Business Administration (BS); Master of Business Administration (MBA); and Master of Public Administration (MPA).

Accreditation Information 2021