University Accreditation

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 Kansas Wesleyan University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The Commission’s web site is and their phone number is 800.621.7440. 

Kansas Wesleyan University is currently in the Open Pathway and is due for its next comprehensive evaluation visit in 2016-17.

Kansas Wesleyan University's statement of affiliation status with HLC can be found at:

Accreditation Plan and Schedule

Institutional contacts are:

Dr. Robert F. Scott,  Vice President for Strategic Planning and Institutional Effectiveness, (785) 827-5541 x 1392. 


In addition to institutional accreditation, Kansas Wesleyan University also maintains programmatic accreditation and licensures for several of its programs, including:

Teacher Education approved by the Kansas State Board of education through 2021, and is accredited by NCATE through 2016.

The Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree is on conditional approval from the Kansas State Board of Nursing.