The College is authorized
by the Pennsylvania Department of Education to award the Bachelor
of Science and Associate in Science degrees. Peirce College
is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education,
3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, phone 215-662-5606.
The Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting
agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the
Commission on Recognition of Postsecondary Accreditation.
In 2001, the Commission acted to include Peirce's online degree
programs within the scope of the institution's accreditation.
The Bachelor of Science and Associate in Science degrees
and the Certificate of Proficiency in Paralegal Studies are
recognized and approved by the American Bar Association (ABA).
The Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs
(ACBSP) accredits Peirce College's Bachelor of Science and
Associate in Science degrees and the Certificate of Proficiency
in Business Administration.
The College is approved for Veteran and Vocational Rehabilitation
training. Eligible veterans, members of the National Guard,
and the survivors and dependents of deceased and disabled
veterans may be eligible to use their G.I. benefits. Determination
is made by the Veterans Administration. The Dean, Enrollment
Services is the College's certifying official for veteran's
benefits. Peirce College is a Servicemembers Opportunity College
The College has an "A" rating with the American
Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers
(AACRAO) and is a member of the National Association of Independent
Colleges and Universities (NAICU), the National Association
of College and University Business Officers (NACUBO), the
Pennsylvania Independent College and University Research Center
(PICURC), the Association of Independent Colleges and Universities
of Pennsylvania (AICUP), and the Pennsylvania Association
of Colleges and Universities (PACU).
The Peirce College Board of Trustees approves all bachelor's
and associate degrees and certificate programs.
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