Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS)

  • Coleman University is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award Associate's degrees, Bachelor's degrees and Master's degrees.

    Founded in 1912, ACICS is the oldest national accrediting organization of degree granting institutions. ACICS is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) as an accreditor. As of December 12, 2016, ACICS is no longer recognized by the United States Department of Education (USDoE). For Summary of Selected Requirements for Institutions Accredited by ACICS, please see https://www2.ed.gov/documents/acics/ppa-provisions.pdf