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Accreditation

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Clarkson University is accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, 3624 Market St., Philadelphia, PA 19104-2680, 215-662-5606.

The undergraduate programs in aeronautical, chemical, civil, computer, electrical, environmental, mechanical, and software engineering are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc. (ABET). Students who have completed at least three years towards a bachelor’s degree in engineering are eligible to take the Fundamentals of Engineering examination toward licensure as professional engineers.

The School of Business is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). The undergraduate engineering and management program is accredited by both ABET and AACSB.

The graduate physical therapy professional curriculum is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA).

The Accreditation Review Committee (ARC-PA) on Education for the Physician Assistant has granted Provisional Accreditation to the Physician Assistant Studies Program.

In addition, the University is accredited by the United States Civil Service Commission, and its curricula are approved by the New York State Board of Regents. All Clarkson degree programs are approved by the New York State Division of Veterans Affairs for the training of veterans and other eligible persons.