Program Review and Accreditation

Iowa State University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, a commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

Assessment of academic programs ensures that Iowa State University is providing excellence in all academic areas. Following guidelines established by the Board of Regents for Iowa, all academic programs are assessed through a formal Program Review process on a regular basis. In addition to review of the programs, Iowa State University continually reviews and assesses the educational programs through student outcomes assessment.