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About Seattle Pacific University

Founded in 1891, Seattle Pacific University is a flourishing Christian university of the arts, sciences and professions serving more than 12,000 educators worldwide each year in education professional development, and nearly 3,400 on-campus students. It is located in a residential neighborhood just minutes from downtown Seattle, Washington, the business and cultural heart of the Northwest.

As a community of learners, Seattle Pacific University seeks to be a premier Christian university fully committed to engaging the culture and changing the world by graduating people of competence and character, becoming people of wisdom, and modeling grace-filled community.


To ensure that your professional education counts, it is important to take online courses only from institutions that are fully-accredited. Seattle Pacific University has worked hard to meet the highest accreditation standards and is proud to offer you this exceptional program. A degree from SPU identifies individuals who have accomplished a significant academic achievement, and as people of integrity. This powerful combination opens doors to further study, a challenging career, and world service.

Since 1936, the University has been fully accredited by the Northwest Association of Schools and Colleges. It is on the approved list of the American Council on Education and Board of Regents of the State of New York, and its credits are recognized by members of the various regional associations and by leading graduate schools throughout the country. The graduate programs in the School of Education are accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education.

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