Antioch University Midwest is one of five campuses of Antioch University which is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. The Higher Learning Commission is an independent corporation and one of two commission members of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA), which is one of six regional institutional accreditors in the United States. The Higher Learning Commission accredits degree-granting post-secondary educational institutions in the North Central region. See the Higher Learning Commission website for its student complaint process.
The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) announced in December 2013, that it has formally approved Antioch University for reaccreditation for a ten-year period. The formal approval is the culmination of a three-year process that included a substantial “self-study” of the university and site visits to all five Antioch University campuses and to the central administrative offices.
For information on the reaccreditation process, please click here.
A complete list of Antioch University academic programs that have been granted programmatic or specialized accreditation is available online.
Antioch University Midwest is authorized for operation in the state by the Ohio Board of Regents.
The AUM School of Education is accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation, The Standard of Excellence in Teacher Preparation. More information can be found on our Education Accreditation page.
Antioch’s credentials also include federal government recognition of eligibility for various forms of federal assistance, grants, and contracts, including the eligibility of Antioch students for federal financial aid and veterans’ benefits. The University is in compliance with appropriate federal laws and regulations concerning civil rights, affirmative action, tax exemption, and eligibility for foundation support.
Antioch University Midwest is an award winner of the President’s Award for Community Service in Higher Education.
Learn more about the President’s Award.