Accreditation


Gwynedd Mercy University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

The Middle States Commission on Higher Education:
3624 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104 
267-284-5000
http://www.msche.org/

Frances M. Maguire School of Nursing and Health Professions Accreditation

In addition to the University’s accreditation by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, the Frances M. Maguire School of Nursing and Health Professions  is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) for its associate, baccalaureate and master’s programs in nursing.  The ACEN is the entity that is responsible for the specialized accreditation of nursing education programs, both postsecondary and higher degree, which offer either a certificate, diploma or recognized professional degree. 

The Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN):
3343 Peachtree Road, NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326 
404-975-5000
http://www.acenursing.org

The Cardiovascular Technology program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs upon the recommendation of Joint Review Committee on Education in Cardiovascular Technology.

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
1361 Park Street
Clearwater, FL 33756
727-210-2350
www.caahep.org

NOTE: This program is no longer accepting students. 

The Respiratory Care program, 200271, Associate of Science and Bachelor of Health Science degrees, offered on our Gwynedd Valley campus, is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care.

Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care.
1248 Harwood Road 
Bedford, Texas 76021-4244 
817- 283-2835
www.coarc.com

The Radiation Therapy program  is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology.
20 North Wacker Drive, Suite 2850
Chicago, IL 60606-3182
(312) 704-5300
email: mail@jrcert.org

Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
20 North Wacker Drive, Suite 2850
Chicago, IL 60606-3182
312-704-5300

School of Business Accreditation

Gwynedd Mercy University has received specialized accreditation for its business programs  through the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE).

IACBE
11374 Strang Line Road
Lenexa, Kansas, 66215
913-631-3009 

The business programs in the following degrees are accredited by the IACBE: