Accreditation of Programs

Weber State University is regionally accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. All applied technical education programs are fully accredited by the Utah State Office of Vocational Education. Teacher education programs are fully accredited by the National Association of State Directors of Teacher Education and Certification. In addition, specific professional agencies currently accredit or approve the following departments and programs:

College of Applied Science & Technology

  • Automotive Service Technology [AAS programs] (National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation)
  • Electronics Engineering Technology, Manufacturing Engineering Technology, Mechanical Engineering Technology (Technology Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology)
  • Interior Design Technology (National Kitchen & Bath Association) [Endorsement]

College of Arts & Humanities

  • Music (National Association of Schools of Music)

John B. Goddard School of Business & Economics

  • All undergraduate and graduate programs in business (AACSB - Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business)
  • School of Accountancy--all undergraduate and graduate programs in accounting (AACSB - Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business)

Jerry and Vickie Moyes College of Education

  • Early Childhood Education (National Association for the Education of Young Children Teacher Education Standards, National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education)
  • Family Studies (National Council on Family Relations Standards for the Certified Family Life Educator)
  • Melba S. Lehner Children's School (National Association for the Education of Young Children Standards)
  • Teacher Education (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education, Utah State Board of Education Standards)

Dr. Ezekiel R. Dumke College of Health Professions

  • Clinical Laboratory Sciences (National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Science)
  • Dental Hygiene (American Dental Association)
  • Emergency Care & Rescue (Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the EMS Professions)
  • Health Administrative Services (Association of University Programs in Health Administration)
  • Health Information Management, Health Information Technology (Commission on Accreditation of Health Informatics and Information Management)
  • Nursing (National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission)
  • Respiratory Therapy (Commission on Accreditation for Allied Health Educational Programs)

College of Science

  • Chemistry (American Chemical Society)

College of Social & Behavioral Sciences

  • Social Work (Council on Social Work Education)