The two major types of accreditation agencies in the United States are regional associations and professional associations. These associations are independent of the government, and are comprised of respected educators and professionals. Teams of specialists from associations visit colleges and universities regularly to evaluate and report on their quality.  Milwaukee School of Engineering is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, (800) 621-7440, (

The following MSOE programs are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET

  • Architectural Engineering (BS)
  • Biomedical Engineering (BS)
  • BioMolecular Engineering (BS)
  • Civil Engineering (CVE)
  • Computer Engineering (BS)
  • Electrical Engineering (BS)
  • Engineering (BSE)
  • Industrial Engineering (BS)
  • Mechanical Engineering (BS)
  • Software Engineering (BS)

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing and the master's degree program in nursing at Milwaukee School of Engineering are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education ( and have full approval of the Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services (

The baccalaureate program in construction management is accredited by the American Council for Construction Education (ACCE), 1717 North Loop 1604 East, Suite 320, San Antonio, TX 78232-1570; phone (210) 495-6161, fax (210) 495-6168, email

The Master of Science in Perfusion is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP), 25400 US Highway 19 N, Suite 158, Clearwater, FL 33763.

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