The School of Human Ecology, including all academic programs, is accredited by the Council for Accreditation of the American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences. Other concentration-specific accreditations are described below:
The School of Human Ecology holds accreditation for its undergraduate program through the American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences (AAFCS).
The Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) (formerly NCATE) accredits the Family and Consumer Sciences Education undergraduate concentration.
The School of Human Ecology holds accreditation for its undergraduate didactic program in dietetics through the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND).
The School of Human Ecology, Child Development and Family Relations (CDFR) concentration has met the standards and criteria required for the Provisional Certified Family Life Educator (CFLE) designation from the National Council on Family Relations (NCFR).
Beginning in Fall 2016, students who graduate from the School of Human Ecology CDFR curriculum (and have met all CFLE course requirements) now qualify to complete an abbreviated CFLE application process.