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Norwich University is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)—formally known as New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC)—through its Commission on Institutions of Higher Education.
Inquiries regarding the accreditation status by the Commission should be directed to the administrative staff of the institution. Individuals may also contact:
New England Commission of Higher Education
3 Burlington Woods Drive, #100
Burlington, MA 01803
The following engineering programs are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET):
Bachelor of Science in Architecture
The B.S in Architecture major is accredited by the National Architecture Accreditation Board (NAAB).
Additionally the University is a member of the Associate of Collegiate Schools of Architecture (ACS) and the Architectural Research Centers Consortium (ARCC).
Master of Architecture (MArch)
The Master of Architecture program is accredited by the National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB).
The Bachelor of Science in Nursing major is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) and approved by the Vermont State Board of Nursing.
The Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Bachelor of Science in Management majors are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). Accreditation of our new International Business program is pending as of September 2018.
The Education Teacher Licensure program—available in secondary and elementary tracks—are accepted for teaching licenses in Vermont and several other New England and Middle Atlantic states where the State of Vermont has interstate licensure agreements.
The Physical Education Teacher Licensure program-—available in secondary and elementary tracks—is accepted for teaching licenses in Vermont and several other New England and Middle Atlantic states where the State of Vermont has interstate licensure agreements.
Norwich University’s College of Graduate and Continuing Studies is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE), formerly known as the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc. (NEASC) - the nation’s oldest regional accrediting body - through its Commission on Institutions of Higher Education (CIHE).
“To give our youth an education that shall be American in its character – to enable them to act as well as to think – to execute as well as to conceive – to tolerate all opinions when reason is left free to combat them – to make moral, patriotic, efficient, and useful citizens, and to qualify them for all those high responsibilities resting upon a citizen in this free republic.”
First Published — 1843 Catalog
Norwich University values and actively supports opportunities for faculty, staff, and students to be globally engaged.
We host a diverse student body of international students who come to Norwich to pursue their academic goals.
We support our faculty by empowering them to travel, teach, and engage in research overseas to build intercultural proficiency and incorporate international perspectives into their teaching.
Norwich students turn their passions and experiences into real-world opportunities, internships and careers, thanks to one-on-one career advising, academic mentoring and a network of thousands of alumni and parents ready to offer advice and networking.
Norwich’s 24,000-plus alumni span the globe, living and leading as entrepreneurs, advancing science and technology, improving communities and serving our nation’s military. Their affinity for Norwich extends to every student and graduate, and they’ll do all that they can to help.