School of Business, Government, and Economics
The graduate and undergraduate business programs in the School of Business, Government, and Economics are accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International.
School of Education
School of Education certification programs are approved by the Professional Educator Standards Board, and the School Counseling program is also accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP).
School of Health Sciences
Seattle Pacific’s graduate nursing programs in the School of Health Sciences are approved by the Washington State Nursing Care Quality Assurance Commission, and accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).
School of Psychology, Family, and Community
In the School of Psychology, Family, and Community, the MS in Marriage and Family Therapy is nationally accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education (COAMFTE) of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy. The PhD in Clinical Psychology is nationally accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA).
School of Theology
Seattle Pacific Seminary (SPS) has regional accreditation through the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU). The school is accredited by the Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools (ATS), 10 Summit Park Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15275-1110; (412) 788-6505. In addition, various denominations have approved SPS for their ordination candidates, including the Free Methodist Church (SPS is an affiliated institution of the John Wesley Seminary Foundation grant program of the Free Methodist Church), the United Methodist Church, the Seattle Presbytery of the Presbyterian Church (USA), and the Evangelical Covenant Church. SPS has faculty ordained in those denominations who serve as liaison officers to them.