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Recognition of the College


The College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. 

Specific programs of the College are accredited by:

Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (Accreditation - Provisional)
American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education
Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education
Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation
Council on Social Work Education
Global Accreditation Center for Project Management Education Programs


Minnesota Board of Nursing
Professional Educator Licensing and Standards Board


American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
American Association of Colleges of Nursing
American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers
American Library Association
Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education
Association for Gerontology in Higher Education
Association of Benedictine Colleges and Universities
Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities
Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges
Council for Adult and Experiential Learning
Council of Independent Colleges
Council on Undergraduate Research
Minnesota Private College Council
National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities
National Collegiate Honors Council
Upper Midwest Regional Honors Council 


The College of St. Scholastica is registered with the Minnesota Office of Higher Education pursuant to Minnesota Statutes sections 136A.61 to 136A.71. Registration is not an endorsement of the institution. Credits earned at the institution may not transfer to all other institutions.


The College of St. Scholastica does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, status regarding public assistance or local commission status in its programs, procedures and activities. The Vice President for Human Resources has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policies.

The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policies:

Amy Bergstrom, Interim Chief Diversity Officer
The College of St. Scholastica
1200 Kenwood Avenue
Duluth, Minnesota 55811
(218) 723-7067