GCU ACBSP Accreditation
GCU has 19 programs accredited by the ACBSP in the Colangelo College of Business. GCU's ACBSP accredited programs include business degrees in accounting, marketing, finance and more. ACBSP is a specialized accrediting organization recognized by the U.S. Department of Education (ED) and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA), which ensures the quality and integrity of business degree programs.
Founded in 1992, the ACBSP was the first to provide business accreditation in all levels of postsecondary education including associates, baccalaureate, master and doctorate. ACBSP strives to strengthen the quality of businesses and business schools through promoting research, excellent teaching and a strong focus on student outcomes. Furthermore, the ACBSP champions the virtues of business and the relevance of the subject inside the classroom, encouraging faculty members to take part in the evolving business world to become effective teachers and mentors.
View the most recent ACBSP two-year Quality Assurance Report. View the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) degrees conferred for 2013-17.
In addition, the Colangelo College of Business uses the business field test administered by Peregrine Academics to assess the business knowledge of our college's undergraduate students. View the most recent results from the Peregrine test.
Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs
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Grand Canyon University has been fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) since 1968. For more information about this accreditation and what it means for all students and the university at large, visit our University Accreditation page.