Graduate Programs

Accreditation and Approvals

The University of Fairfax is accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC), listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency, and is a recognized member of the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).

Additional accreditations, approvals and certifications include:

Accrediting Commission of DEAC
Accrediting Commission of DEACThe University of Fairfax is accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC). The Accrediting Commission of DEAC is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency and is a recognized member of the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).  » http://www.deac.org

Address and phone for DEAC:
1101 17th Street NW, Suite 808, Washington, DC 20036
P 202-234-5100 F 202-332-1386

 

 

Maryland
Maryland Higher Education Commission The University of Fairfax is registered with the Maryland Higher Education Commission. Maryland students who wish to express a complaint or grievance about the institution should follow the grievance policy stated in the University's official Catalog and Student Handbook. The university is subject to investigation of complaints by the Office of the Attorney General or the Maryland Higher Education Commission. In addition to the parties listed in the University's official Catalog and Student Handbook, complaints may be directed to: Maryland Attorney General, Consumer Protection Division, 200 St. Paul St., Baltimore, MD 21202, Telephone: 410.528.8662/ 888.743.0823  » http://www.mhec.state.md.us

 

Virginia
State Council of Higher Education for Virginia The University of Fairfax is certified by the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia in accordance with the provisions of Title 23, Chapter 21.1 of the Code of Virginia. The University of Fairfax has been granted the "Certificate to Operate an Institution of Post- secondary Education" authorizing the University of Fairfax to offer degrees, courses for degree credit, or programs of study leading to a degree or certificate in the Commonwealth of Virginia.  » http://www.schev.edu

 

Veterans Benefits
Veteran's Benefits Veterans and eligible persons who qualify for educational benefits under the Post 911/GI Bill and other GI Bill Chapters may be eligible for educational benefits while enrolled in educational programs offered by the University of Fairfax. UoF is a proud participant in the Yellow Ribbon Program.  » http://www.va.gov

 

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