IIT has been accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA) since 1941.
A full report of the self-study and accreditation process for IIT's most recent NCA review is available from the 2006 NCA Accreditation website.
Individual academic programs are also accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET), the American Bar Association (ABA), the American Psychological Association (APA), the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), the Counsel of Rehabilitation Education (CORE), the Illinois Board of Higher Education (IBHE), and the National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB). Illinois Institute of Technology is also accredited as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). In obtaining this approval, IIT has demonstrated compliance with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is widely recognized as the standard of good practice internationally. As a result of Authorized Provider accreditation status, IIT is authorized to offer IACET CEUs for programs that qualify under the ANSI/IACET Standard.
|Program||Accrediting Board||Original Accreditation||Accreditation Year|
|Science Education Teaching Cert.||ISBE||2003||2010|
|Mathematics Education Teaching Cert.||ISBE||2003||2010|
|B.S. Aerospace Engineering||ABET - EAC||1990||2009|
|B.S. Architectural Engineering||ABET - EAC||2003||2009|
|B.S. Biomedical Engineering||ABET - EAC||2009||2009|
|B.S. Chemical Engineering||ABET - EAC||~1960||2009|
|B.S. Civil Engineering||ABET - EAC||~1960||2009|
|B.S. Computer Engineering||ABET - EAC||1996||2009|
|B.S. Electrical Engineering||ABET - EAC||~1960||2009|
|B.S. Mechanical Engineering||ABET - EAC||~1960||2009|
|B.S. Computer Science||ABET - CAC||~1960||2009|
|Bachelor of Architecture||NAAB||1992||2007|
|Master of Architecture||NAAB||1992||2007|
|Ph.D. Clinical Psychology||APA||1983||2008|
|M.S. Rehabilitation Counseling||CORE||1976||2010|
|B.S. Business Administration||AACSB||2008||2012|
|M.S. Financial Markets||AACSB||1999||2012|
|M.S. Environmental Management||AACSB||1999||2012|
|M.S. Marketing Communication||AACSB||1999||2012|
|Ph.D. Management Science||AACSB||1999||2012|