Institutional Accreditation and Approval
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
View Towson University’s Statement of Accreditation Status.
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.