Accreditation and Approvals
Swedish Institute is authorized by the Board of Regents of the University of the State of New York to confer the Associate in Occupational Studies (AOS) degree, the Associate in Applied Science (AAS) degree, the Bachelor of Professional Studies (BPS) degree and the Master of Science (MS) degree to graduates of programs registered with the State of New York.
Swedish Institute and its programs are also nationally accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC). ACCSC is a national accrediting body recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education. Institutional accreditation by this agency enables institutions to participate in federal student financial assistance programs administered by the U. S. Department of Education under Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended. Information about ACCSC can be found at www.accsc.org.
Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges
2101 Wilson Boulevard
Arlington, Virginia 22201
(Note: Swedish Institute continuing education courses are currently outside the scope of ACCSC accreditation.)
The nursing education program is a candidate for accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326
The Surgical Technologist program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs upon the recommendation of the Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (ARC/STSA).
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
1361 Park Street
Clearwater, FL 33756