The accreditations listed below indicate the concern of the faculty and administration of the UNO to meet rigorous standards of academic quality. These standards include such factors as professional attainments of faculty, quality of research, library holdings, physical facilities and general support for the respective programs by the funding authorities. Students, therefore, can be assured their educational experiences at UNO will meet high standards of quality.
UNO is accredited by the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The commission can be contacted at:
30 North LaSalle St. Suite 2400
Chicago, IL 60602-2504
UNO also has programs which are accredited or approved by the:
Its courses are accepted for purposes of teacher certification by the Nebraska State Department of Education.
The School and Community Counseling programs are accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP), the national accrediting agency for Counselor Education programs.
Course credits from UNO are accepted by other member colleges and universities of the North Central Association and by member institutions of other regional accrediting agencies.