Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation

Monroe College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 (Telephone: 267.284.5000). The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

Program Accreditation

The A.A.S. programs in Culinary Arts and Baking & Pastry Arts are accredited by the American Culinary Federation Education Foundation Accrediting Commission (ACF-EFAC), 180 Center Place Way, St. Augustine, FL 32095 (Telephone: 904.824.4468).

The A.A.S. programs in Accounting and Business Administration,  B.B.A. programs in Accounting, Business Management, General Business, and Public Accounting and the M.B.A. program in Business Management in the Bronx and New Rochelle, are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), 11520 West 119th St., Overland Park, KS 66213 (Telephone: 913.339.9356).

The Practical Nurse program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, Georgia 30326 (Telephone: 404.975.5000).

The A.A.S. and B.S. programs for Nursing are a candidate for accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, Georgia 30326 (Telephone: 404.975.5000).

New York State Authorization

Monroe College curricula are registered by the New York State Education Department, 89 Washington Avenue, Albany, New York 12234 (Telephone: 518.474.2593).

Monroe College is authorized by the Board of Regents of the University of the State of New York to grant:

  • Certificates in Business and Practical Nursing
  • Associate in Science (A.S.) degrees in Computer Information Systems, Criminal Justice, and Human Services
  • Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) degrees in Accounting, Baking and Pastry, Business Administration, Culinary Arts, Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Hospitality Management, Medical Administration, Medical Assisting, Registered Nursing, and Sports Management
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) degrees in, Accounting, Business Management, General Business, Health Services Administration, Hospitality Management, and Sports Management
  • Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degrees in Criminal Justice, Computer Information Systems, Computer Networks and Cybersecurity, Early Childhood Education, Human Services, Nursing, and Public Health
  • Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) degree in Business Management
  • Master of Public Health (M.P.H.) degree in Public Health
  • Master of Science (M.S.) degrees in Accounting, Computer Science, Criminal Justice, and Executive Leadership in Hospitality Management

Contact person is Assistant Vice President Donald E. Simon, Telephone: 718.933.6700.