Keuka College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (3624 Market St., Philadelphia, Pa., 19104; 267-284-5000), which is the federally recognized accrediting agency for educational institutions in the mid-Atlantic region. Accreditation was most recently affirmed in 2013 as indicated in Keuka College’s official Statement of Accreditation Status

Business Programs

In addition to Keuka College’s institutional accreditation by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, the College has received specialized accreditation for its business programs through the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE), located at 11374 Strang Line Road, Lenexa, Kansas.

IACBE Information


Keuka College's Education Division is currently seeking accreditation of its educator preparation programs by the Association for Advancing Quality in Educator Preparation (AAQEP). Until this national accreditation is granted, pursuant to §52.21 of the Regulations of the Commissioner of Education, the educator preparation programs offered by Keuka College are considered to be continuously accredited and meeting the New York State requirements.


The Keuka College M.S. in Nursing Adult/Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner program is accredited by the New York State Board of Regents and the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). The CCNE address is Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education One Dupont Circle NW, Suite 530, Washington, D.C., 20036, (202) 887-6791.

Social Work

Keuka College’s bachelor’s in social work is accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). In addition, the CSWE requires all programs to measure and report student learning outcomes. Students are assessed on their mastery of the competencies that comprise the accreditation standards of CSWE.