Accreditation/Affiliations

Institutional Accreditation and Approval

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Towson 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.

Middle States Commission on Higher Education
3624 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-2680
Phone: 267-284-5000
www.msche.org

View Towson University’s Statement of Accreditation Status.

State Authorization

Maryland Higher Education Commission

Maryland's post-secondary state licensing authority, the Maryland Higher Education Commission, authorizes Towson University to confer academic degrees.

Maryland Higher Education Commission
6 North Liberty Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Phone: 410-767-3300
http://www.mhec.maryland.gov

Program Accreditation and Approval

Towson University values the promotion of educational excellence gained through continuous improvement and peer evaluation. Several of Towson University's programs maintain specialized accreditation recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and/or the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. Details regarding specialized accreditation at TU can be found on the Accreditation & Approval webpage.