Accreditation and Memberships

Seton Hall University is fully accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. The academic qualifications of the undergraduate programs have merited their accreditation by appropriate professional memberships as well. Below is a list of University memberships; additional information regarding individual program accreditation is available from appropriate University departments. The University’s National Honor Society memberships are listed in the Academic Policies and Procedures section of this catalogue.

Documents describing the University’s accreditation status are available for review in the Monsignor William Noé Field University Archives and Special Collections Center, in Walsh Library.


Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Healthcare (AAAHC)
Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)
Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE)
Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA)
American Bar Association
American Chemical Society
American Psychological Association (APA)
Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada (ATS)
Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business-International (AACSB)
Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education (COAMFTE)
Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)
Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE)
Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAMHE)
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and 
Speech-Language Pathology
Council on Social Work Education
International Association of Counseling Services Accreditation (IACS)
The Middle States Commission on Higher Education National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration (NASPAA)
New Jersey Department of Education (NJDOE) Professional Development Provider
New Jersey State Board of Nursing


Alliance for Continuing Medical Education (ACME)
Alpha Epsilon Delta Pre-Medical Honor Society
Alpha Kappa Delta National Honor Society for Sociology
Alpha Mu Gamma Honor Society for Foreign Languages
Alpha Theta Chapter of Alpha Delta Mu National Social Work Honors Society
American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy
American Association of Colleges of Nursing

American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
American Association of Museums

American Association of University Women
American College of Healthcare Executives
American Conference of Academic Deans 
American Council on Education (ACE)
American Education Research Association
American Historical Association
American Institute of Physics

American Library Association
American Osteopathic Association
American Podiatric Medical Association
American Political Science Association
American Psychological Association (APA)
American Society for Higher Education
American Society for Public Administration (ASPA)
American Theological Library Association

Association for Clinical/Pastoral Education
Association for Excellence and Equity in Education (AEEE)
Association for Student Affairs At Catholic Colleges and 
Universities (ASACCU)
Association for the Study of Higher Education (ASHE)
Association of American Colleges and Universities
Association of American Law Schools

Association of Arts Administration Educators (AAAE)
Association of Baccalaureate and Higher Degree Programs in 
Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities
Association of College and Research Libraries
Association of College and University Housing Officers - 
International (ACUHO-I)
Association of College and University Telecommunications Administrators (ACUTA)
Association of Continuing Higher Education (ACHE)
Association of Governing Boards 

Association of Independent Colleges and Universities in New Jersey
Association of Independent Liberal Arts Colleges for Teacher Education
Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs (APSIA) (Affiliate Member)
Association of University Programs in Healthcare Administration (AUPHA)
BIG EAST Athletic Conference
Catholic Association for Theological Field Education (CATFE)
Catholic Library Association Colloquium
Certificate in Education for Public Relations
Chi Sigma Iota National Honor Society Sigma Alpha Chapter
College Art Association

Cooperative Education and Internship Association (CEIA)
Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE)
Council for Graduate Schools

Council for Higher Education Accreditation
Council of Colleges of Arts and Sciences 
Eta Sigma Phi, the National Classics Honor Society
Golden Key International Honour Society
Kappa Delta Pi International Education Honor Society
Kappa Gamma Pi Catholic Women’s Honor Society
Lambda Alpha Delta, Anthropology Honor Society
Lambda Pi Eta National Honor Society for Communication
Mathematical Association of America

Metro International
Middle States Association of Collegiate Registrars and Offices of Admission
NAFSA: Association of International Educators
National Art Education Association
National Association for College Admission Counseling
National Association of Baccalaureate Program Directors
National Association of Baccalaureate Social Work Educators
National Association of College and University Business 
Officers (NACUBO)
National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE)
National Association of Diaconate Directors

National Association of Graduate Admissions Professionals
National Association of Independent Colleges and 
National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA)
National Catholic Education Association
National Collegiate Athletic Association
National Commission for Cooperative Education
National Council of University Research Administrators
National Society of Collegiate Scholars

National University Continuing Education Association
National Women’s Studies Association

New Jersey Association for Affirmative Action in Higher Education
New Jersey Association of Colleges and Universities
New Jersey Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
New Jersey Association of Teacher Educators

New Jersey Library Association
New Jersey Marine Sciences Consortium
New Jersey Project
NJEdge.Net (formerly the New Jersey Intercampus Network)
North American Association of Summer Sessions

Phi Alpha Theta National Honor Society for History
Phi Sigma Tau Honor Society for Philosophy
Pi Alpha Alpha National Honor Society for Public


Pi Mu Epsilon National Honor Society for Mathematics
Pi Sigma Alpha National Honor Society for Political Science
Psi Chi, the International Honor Society in Psychology
Sigma Pi Sigma Honor Society for Physics
Sigma Tau Delta National English Honor Society
Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, Gamma Nu Chapter
Sigma Xi Honor Society for Science
Sloan Consortium (ALN)
Theta Alpha Kappa National Honor Society for Religious Studies
Theta Rho Honor Society for Spanish
Upsilon Phi Delta Health Administration Honor Society 

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