Antioch University Seattle 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.

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Antioch University Seattle is authorized by the Washington Student Achievement Council (WSAC) and meets the requirements and minimum educational standards established for degree-granting institutions under the Degree-Granting Institutions Act. This authorization is subject to periodic review and authorizes Antioch University Seattle to offer the following degree programs: Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies; Master of Arts in Communication; Master of Arts in Counseling; Master of Arts in Education; Master of Arts in Environment and Community; Master of Arts in Organizational Development; Master of Arts in Psychology; Master of Arts in Whole Systems Design; Master of Science in Management and Leadership; and Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology. Authorization by the WSAC does not carry with it an endorsement by the board of the act or the applicability of those requirements to the institution may contact the WSAC at P.O. Box 43430, Olympia, WA 98504-3430

A complete list of Antioch University academic programs that have been granted programmatic or specialized accreditation is available online.