The University of Nebraska at Kearney is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP).

Additional discipline specific accreditations and certifications include:

  • AACSB International - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) (Business programs)
  • AACSB International Accounting - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) (Accounting)
  • ABET - The Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (Computer Science Comprehensive)
  • American Chemical Society Approved List of Programs (Chemistry)
  • Association of Technology, Management, and Applied Engineering (ATMAE) (Construction Management, Industrial Distribution, Information Networking and Telecommunications)
  • Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) (Athletic Training)
  • Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP) (Clinical Mental Health Counseling)
  • Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA) (Interior Design)
  • Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)
  • Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) (Social Work)
  • International Registry of Counselor Education Programs (IRCEP) (Counselor Education)
  • International School Psychology Association (ISPA) (School Psychology)
  • National Association of Schools of Music (NASM) (Music)
  • National Association of School Psychologists (NASP) (School Psychology)
  • National Council on Family Relations (NCFR) (Family Studies)
  • Nebraska Department of Education (NDE) (Teacher Education)