WWU’s graduate programs are accredited by the Northwest Commision on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU). The University is a member of the Council of Graduate Schools in the United States and adheres to the general policies and criteria established by this national association.
College of Business and Economics
The College of Business and Economics is accredited by the AACSB International Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business at both the graduate and undergraduate levels.
The Mental Health Counseling and School Counselor programs are accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP).
The Rehabiliation Counseling program is accredited by the Council on Rehabilitation Education (CORE).
Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders is accredited by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association’s Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) and by the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education.
Department of Music
The Department of Music is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM).
Graduate programs which result in educator certification are accredited by the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education.