Graceland University is a member of the North Central Association (NCA) and is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).
Graceland University's teacher education programs are accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).
Graceland nursing programs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) www.aacn.nche.edu and have full approval status with the Iowa Board of Nursing and the Missouri State Board of Nursing. Contact the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, (202) 887-6791
These academic standards ensure that a degree from Graceland University will be recognized by educational, business and professional communities.