Lawrence Technological University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Please visit the HLC 2020 page for information about the upcoming October 2020 reaccreditation visit and the October 2010 reaccreditation visit, which resulted in reaccreditation of the University until 2020.

Accreditation by the Higher Learning Commission may be verified by viewing the Commission’s website www.hlccommission.org or by calling 321.263.0456.

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Many of Lawrence Tech's academic programs are accredited by professional accreditation agencies:

The following program is accredited by the National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB)
Next visit scheduled in 2023.

  • Master of Architecture

The following program is accredited by the Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA)
Next visit scheduled in 2021.

  • Bachelor of Interior Architecture

The following programs are accredited by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD)
Next visit scheduled for 2025.

  • Bachelor of Fine Arts in Interaction Design
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts in Game Art
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design
  • Bachelor of Interior Architecture
  • Bachelor of Science in Industrial Design
  • Bachelor of Science in Transportation Design
  • Master of Arts in Environmental Graphic Design
  • Master of Interior Design

The Bachelor of Science in Nursing program has initial approval from the Michigan State Board of Nursing. An application for full approval can be made after LTU graduates its first nursing class in May 2021.  Accreditation from the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) is being sought with a virtual visit by CCNE on September 28th-30th 2020. CCNE’s decision on LTU’s application will be known in March 2021.

The following programs are accredited by the American Chemical Society
Next report scheduled for 2024.

  • Bachelor of Science in Chemistry
  • Bachelor of Science in Chemical Biology
  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Chemistry

The following engineering programs are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET.
Next visit scheduled in 2022-2023.

  • Master of Science in Architectural Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering Technology
  • Bachelor of Science in Robotics Engineering

All degree programs offered by the College of Business and Information Technology are accredited by:

  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)