WSU Accreditations & Memberships

Winona State and its programs are accredited by the following organizations:
Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)
American Chemical Society (ACS)
Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB)
Commission for Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE)
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)
Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)
Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA)
National Association of Schools of Music (NASM)
National Association of Schools of Theatre (NAST)
National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

Winona State programs are approved by:
American Bar Association (Paralegal Program)
Minnesota Board of Nursing (Entry Level Undergraduate Nursing)
Minnesota Board of School Administrators
Minnesota Board of Teaching

Winona State is recognized by the following:
Association for Childhood Education International (ACEI)
Council for Exceptional Children (CEC)
National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS)
National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE)
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)