Trine University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org), a regional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
By Indiana law, Trine is an "approved postsecondary educational institution" under Indiana code 1C 21-7-13-6. (Indiana Commission for Higher Education, www.che.in.gov).
Allen School for Engineering and Computing
Trine's programs in biomedical, chemical , civil , electrical , computer and mechanical engineering (as delivered on the main campus) are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET , http://www.abet.org .
Franks School of Education
All teacher preparation programs are accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) (http://caepnet.org) and the Department of Education/Office of Educator Licensing and Development (DOE/OELD) www.doe.in.gov/licensing.
College of Health Professions
Doctor of Physical Therapy program
The Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at Trine University is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; telephone: 703-706-3245; email: firstname.lastname@example.org; website: http://www.capteonline.org.
Master of Physician Assistant Program
The ARC-PA has granted Accreditation-Provisional status to the Trine University Physician Assistant Program sponsored by Trine University.
Accreditation - Provisional is an accreditation status granted when the plans and resource allocation, if fully implemented as planned, of a proposed program that has not yet enrolled students appear to demonstrate the program’s ability to meet the ARC-PA Standards or when a program holding Accreditation-Provisional status appears to demonstrate continued progress in complying with the Standards as it prepares for the graduation of the first class (cohort) of students.
Accreditation-Provisional does not ensure any subsequent accreditation status. It is limited to no more than five years from matriculation of the first class.
Ketner School of Business
College of Graduate and Professional Studies undergraduate business programs
The Ketner School of Business and the College of Graduate and Professional Studies are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). Accredited programs are the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration programs, Associate in Accounting and Associate in Business Administration.