National & Regional

George Fox University is:


Academic Programs

The following George Fox University programs are accredited:

Degree Program(s) Accrediting Body


Accreditation Council for Business Schools & Programs (ACBSP)

Counseling :

  • Clinical mental health counseling
  • Marriage, couple and family counseling
  • School counseling
Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)

Association for Advancing Quality in Educator Preparation (AAQEP)

Oregon Teacher Standards and Practices Commission (TSPC) (details)

Engineering Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET

National Association of Schools of Music (NASM)


Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN)

Physical Therapy Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)
Physician Assistant Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC PA)

American Psychological Association (APA)

School Counseling  and  
School Psychology

Teacher Standards and Practices Commission (TSPC)

  • Degrees and certificates fulfill all educational requirements for licensure

Association of Theological Schools (ATS)

Social Work

Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)


Counseling and Marriage and Family Therapy degrees fulfill all the educational requirements for licensure by the Oregon Board of Licensed Professional Counselors and Therapists.

The Council for Christian Colleges and Universities , based in Washington, D.C., was founded in 1976. Each of the more than 100 U.S. member institutions is committed to academic excellence and to the integration of faith, learning, and living. The coalition, comprising four-year liberal arts colleges and universities with regional accreditation, provides a medium for strengthening and unifying this important sector of private higher education.


More detail about our memberships can be found on the accreditation and memberships page.