National & Regional
George Fox University is:
- accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (review in 2014)
- approved by the U.S. government and the states of Oregon and Idaho for the education of veterans
- approved by the U.S. attorney general for the admission of international students.
Invitation for public comments regarding the upcoming NWCCU accreditation visit.
The following George Fox University programs are accredited:
The play therapy certificate fulfills all the educational requirements to become a Registered Play Therapist (RPT) through the Association for Play Therapy (APT).
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.