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Private and Out of State College & Universities Certified to Operate in Virginia

Alphabetical listing of certified private and out of state institutions
Institution Name Website Accreditation
Advanced Technology Institute
Virginia Beach, VA
www.auto.edu
Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges
Alliance Medical & Health Sciences College
Richmond, VA
N/A Non-accredited
Appalachian College of Pharmacy - Oakwood Campus
Oakwood, VA
www.acp.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Apprentice School, The
Newport News, VA
www.as.edu COE
Arizona College of Nursing  www.arizonacollege.edu/  Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools(ABHES) 
Art Institute of Virginia Beach, The
Virginia Beach, VA
www.artinstitutes.edu/virginia-beach Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Ascent College www.antiochcollegeag.edu/ Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
Bon Secours Memorial College of Nursing
Richmond, VA
www.bsmcon.edu Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
Bryant and Stratton College - Hampton Campus
Hampton, VA
www.bryantstratton.edu Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Bryant and Stratton College - Richmond Campus
North Chesterfield, VA
www.bryantstratton.edu Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Bryant and Stratton College - Virginia Beach Campus
Virginia Beach, VA
www.bryantstratton.edu Middle States Commission on Higher Education
California University of Management and Sciences (Virginia Campus)
Arlington, VA
www.calumsva.edu Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
Catholic University of America, The - Engineering
Arlington, VA
engrmgmt.cua.edu Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Centra College of Nursing
Lynchburg, VA
www.centrahealth.com Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
Central Michigan University Global Campus - Fort Belvoir
Fort Belvoir, VA
global.cmich.edu/locations/
location.aspx?
site=FBLVR
Higher Learning Commission (NCA-HLC)
Central Texas College
Fort Lee, VA
www.ctcd.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Chamberlain University
Arlington, VA
www.chamberlain.edu Higher Learning Commission (NCA-HLC)
Chester Career College
Chester, VA
chestercareercollege.edu Council on Occupational Education
Clarewood University
Reston, VA
www.clarewoodva.org Non-accredited
Columbia College
Fairfax, VA
www.ccdc.edu COE
Dallas Theological Seminary
Manassas, VA
www.dts.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Eastern Virginia Career College
Fredericksburg, VA
www.evcc.edu Council on Occupational Education
Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine - Virginia Campus
Blacksburg, VA
www.vcom.edu COCA - American Osteopathic Association Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Norfolk
Norfolk, VA
worldwide.erau.edu/locations/norfolk Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Fairfax University of America
Fairfax, VA
www.viu.edu Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
Florida Institute of Technology - Fort Lee Graduate Center
Fort Lee, VA
es.fit.edu/off-campus/ftlee Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Florida Institute of Technology - Hampton Roads Graduate Center
Fort Eustis, VA
es.fit.edu/off-campus/hroads Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Florida Institute of Technology - NCR Graduate Center
Quantico, VA
es.fit.edu/off-campus/ncr Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Fortis College - Norfolk
Norfolk, VA
www.fortis.edu Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
Fortis College - Richmond
Richmond, VA
www.fortis.edu Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
iGlobal University
Vienna, VA
www.igu.edu Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges
Institute of World Politics, The
www.iwp.edu Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Ivy Christian College
Fairfax, VA
www.ivy.edu Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools (TRACS)
King University - Southwest Virginia Community College
Cedar Bluff, VA
www.king.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Life Pacific College
Christiansburg, VA
www.lifepacific.edu Western Association of Schools and Colleges Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities
Lindsey Wilson College - School of Professional Counseling
Cedar Bluff, VA
www.lindsey.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Lotus Professional College
Henrico, VA
www.lotusva.com Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC)
Missouri State University
Fairfax, VA
dss.missouristate.edu Higher Learning Commission (NCA-HLC)
National Graduate School, The 
Arlington,VA
www.ngs.edu New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Nova Southeastern University - Norfolk
Norfolk, VA
www.nova.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Park University - Henderson Hall
Arlington, VA
www.park.edu/campus-centers/virginia/index.html Higher Learning Commission (NCA-HLC)
Reformed Theological Seminary
McLean, VA
www.rts.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Riverside College of Health Careers
Newport News, VA
www.riverside.edu Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
Saint Michael College of Allied Health
Alexandria, VA
http://stmichaelschooldc.us/?page_id=299 Council on Occupational Education
Sentara College of Health Sciences
Chesapeake, VA
www.sentara.edu Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
SEU at Crosswalk Community Church
Williamsburg, VA
www.seu.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
SEU at Lifepoint Church
Fredericksburg, VA
www.seu.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
SEU at Wave Leadership College
Virginia Beach, VA 
www.seu.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
South University - Richmond
Glen Allen, VA
www.southuniversity.edu/richmond.aspx Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
South University - Virginia Beach
Virginia Beach, VA
www.southuniversity.edu/virginia-beach.aspx Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Southern Illinois University
Virginia Beach, VA
extendedcampus.siu.edu Higher Learning Commission (NCA-HLC)
Southern Virginia University
Buena Vista, VA
www.svu.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Southside College of Health Sciences
Colonial Heights, VA
www.srmconline.org Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
SOVAH School of Health Professions
Danville, VA
www.sovahhealth.com Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
Standard Healthcare Services College of Nursing
Falls Church, VA
www.standardcollege.edu Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
Strayer University - Arlington Campus
Arlington, VA
www.strayer.edu/virginia/arlington Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Troy University - Chesapeake
Chesapeake, VA
www.troy.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
University of Fairfax
Roanoke, VA
www.ufairfax.edu Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC)
University of Maryland University College - Fort Belvoir
Fort Belvoir, VA
www.umuc.edu Middle States Commission on Higher Education
University of North America
Vienna, VA
www.uona.edu Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
University of Oklahoma, The - Arlington
Arlington, VA
www.goou.ou.edu Higher Learning Commission (NCA-HLC)
University of Reston
Herndon, VA
   
University of the Potomac
Vienna, VA
www.potomac.edu Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Virginia University of Lynchburg
Lynchburg, VA
www.vul.edu Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools
Virginia University of Integrative Medicine
Fairfax, VA
https://www.vuim.edu/ Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
Virginia University of Science & Technology
McLean, VA
www.vust.us Non-accredited
Washington University of Virginia
Annandale, VA
www.wuv.edu Association for Biblical Higher Education
Webster University - Fort Belvoir
Fort Belvoir, VA
www.webster.edu/dcmetro Higher Learning Commission (NCA-HLC)

Private and Out of State College & Universities Certified to Operate in Virginia

Alphabetical listing of certified private and out of state institutions
Institution Name Website Accreditation
Advanced Technology Institute
Virginia Beach, VA
www.auto.edu
Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges
Alliance Medical & Health Sciences College
Richmond, VA
N/A Non-accredited
Appalachian College of Pharmacy - Oakwood Campus
Oakwood, VA
www.acp.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Apprentice School, The
Newport News, VA
www.as.edu COE
Arizona College of Nursing  www.arizonacollege.edu/  Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools(ABHES) 
Art Institute of Virginia Beach, The
Virginia Beach, VA
www.artinstitutes.edu/virginia-beach Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Ascent College www.antiochcollegeag.edu/ Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
Bon Secours Memorial College of Nursing
Richmond, VA
www.bsmcon.edu Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
Bryant and Stratton College - Hampton Campus
Hampton, VA
www.bryantstratton.edu Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Bryant and Stratton College - Richmond Campus
North Chesterfield, VA
www.bryantstratton.edu Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Bryant and Stratton College - Virginia Beach Campus
Virginia Beach, VA
www.bryantstratton.edu Middle States Commission on Higher Education
California University of Management and Sciences (Virginia Campus)
Arlington, VA
www.calumsva.edu Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
Catholic University of America, The - Engineering
Arlington, VA
engrmgmt.cua.edu Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Centra College of Nursing
Lynchburg, VA
www.centrahealth.com Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
Central Michigan University Global Campus - Fort Belvoir
Fort Belvoir, VA
global.cmich.edu/locations/
location.aspx?
site=FBLVR
Higher Learning Commission (NCA-HLC)
Central Texas College
Fort Lee, VA
www.ctcd.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Chamberlain University
Arlington, VA
www.chamberlain.edu Higher Learning Commission (NCA-HLC)
Chester Career College
Chester, VA
chestercareercollege.edu Council on Occupational Education
Clarewood University
Reston, VA
www.clarewoodva.org Non-accredited
Columbia College
Fairfax, VA
www.ccdc.edu COE
Dallas Theological Seminary
Manassas, VA
www.dts.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Eastern Virginia Career College
Fredericksburg, VA
www.evcc.edu Council on Occupational Education
Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine - Virginia Campus
Blacksburg, VA
www.vcom.edu COCA - American Osteopathic Association Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Norfolk
Norfolk, VA
worldwide.erau.edu/locations/norfolk Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Fairfax University of America
Fairfax, VA
www.viu.edu Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
Florida Institute of Technology - Fort Lee Graduate Center
Fort Lee, VA
es.fit.edu/off-campus/ftlee Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Florida Institute of Technology - Hampton Roads Graduate Center
Fort Eustis, VA
es.fit.edu/off-campus/hroads Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Florida Institute of Technology - NCR Graduate Center
Quantico, VA
es.fit.edu/off-campus/ncr Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Fortis College - Norfolk
Norfolk, VA
www.fortis.edu Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
Fortis College - Richmond
Richmond, VA
www.fortis.edu Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
iGlobal University
Vienna, VA
www.igu.edu Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges
Institute of World Politics, The
www.iwp.edu Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Ivy Christian College
Fairfax, VA
www.ivy.edu Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools (TRACS)
King University - Southwest Virginia Community College
Cedar Bluff, VA
www.king.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Life Pacific College
Christiansburg, VA
www.lifepacific.edu Western Association of Schools and Colleges Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities
Lindsey Wilson College - School of Professional Counseling
Cedar Bluff, VA
www.lindsey.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Lotus Professional College
Henrico, VA
www.lotusva.com Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC)
Missouri State University
Fairfax, VA
dss.missouristate.edu Higher Learning Commission (NCA-HLC)
National Graduate School, The 
Arlington,VA
www.ngs.edu New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Nova Southeastern University - Norfolk
Norfolk, VA
www.nova.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Park University - Henderson Hall
Arlington, VA
www.park.edu/campus-centers/virginia/index.html Higher Learning Commission (NCA-HLC)
Reformed Theological Seminary
McLean, VA
www.rts.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Riverside College of Health Careers
Newport News, VA
www.riverside.edu Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
Saint Michael College of Allied Health
Alexandria, VA
http://stmichaelschooldc.us/?page_id=299 Council on Occupational Education
Sentara College of Health Sciences
Chesapeake, VA
www.sentara.edu Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
SEU at Crosswalk Community Church
Williamsburg, VA
www.seu.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
SEU at Lifepoint Church
Fredericksburg, VA
www.seu.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
SEU at Wave Leadership College
Virginia Beach, VA 
www.seu.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
South University - Richmond
Glen Allen, VA
www.southuniversity.edu/richmond.aspx Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
South University - Virginia Beach
Virginia Beach, VA
www.southuniversity.edu/virginia-beach.aspx Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Southern Illinois University
Virginia Beach, VA
extendedcampus.siu.edu Higher Learning Commission (NCA-HLC)
Southern Virginia University
Buena Vista, VA
www.svu.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Southside College of Health Sciences
Colonial Heights, VA
www.srmconline.org Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
SOVAH School of Health Professions
Danville, VA
www.sovahhealth.com Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
Standard Healthcare Services College of Nursing
Falls Church, VA
www.standardcollege.edu Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
Strayer University - Arlington Campus
Arlington, VA
www.strayer.edu/virginia/arlington Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Troy University - Chesapeake
Chesapeake, VA
www.troy.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
University of Fairfax
Roanoke, VA
www.ufairfax.edu Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC)
University of Maryland University College - Fort Belvoir
Fort Belvoir, VA
www.umuc.edu Middle States Commission on Higher Education
University of North America
Vienna, VA
www.uona.edu Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
University of Oklahoma, The - Arlington
Arlington, VA
www.goou.ou.edu Higher Learning Commission (NCA-HLC)
University of Reston
Herndon, VA
   
University of the Potomac
Vienna, VA
www.potomac.edu Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Virginia University of Lynchburg
Lynchburg, VA
www.vul.edu Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools
Virginia University of Integrative Medicine
Fairfax, VA
https://www.vuim.edu/ Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
Virginia University of Science & Technology
McLean, VA
www.vust.us Non-accredited
Washington University of Virginia
Annandale, VA
www.wuv.edu Association for Biblical Higher Education
Webster University - Fort Belvoir
Fort Belvoir, VA
www.webster.edu/dcmetro Higher Learning Commission (NCA-HLC)

Private and Out of State College & Universities Certified to Operate in Virginia

Alphabetical listing of certified private and out of state institutions
Institution Name Website Accreditation
Advanced Technology Institute
Virginia Beach, VA
www.auto.edu
Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges
Alliance Medical & Health Sciences College
Richmond, VA
N/A Non-accredited
Appalachian College of Pharmacy - Oakwood Campus
Oakwood, VA
www.acp.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Apprentice School, The
Newport News, VA
www.as.edu COE
Arizona College of Nursing  www.arizonacollege.edu/  Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools(ABHES) 
Art Institute of Virginia Beach, The
Virginia Beach, VA
www.artinstitutes.edu/virginia-beach Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Ascent College www.antiochcollegeag.edu/ Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
Bon Secours Memorial College of Nursing
Richmond, VA
www.bsmcon.edu Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
Bryant and Stratton College - Hampton Campus
Hampton, VA
www.bryantstratton.edu Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Bryant and Stratton College - Richmond Campus
North Chesterfield, VA
www.bryantstratton.edu Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Bryant and Stratton College - Virginia Beach Campus
Virginia Beach, VA
www.bryantstratton.edu Middle States Commission on Higher Education
California University of Management and Sciences (Virginia Campus)
Arlington, VA
www.calumsva.edu Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
Catholic University of America, The - Engineering
Arlington, VA
engrmgmt.cua.edu Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Centra College of Nursing
Lynchburg, VA
www.centrahealth.com Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
Central Michigan University Global Campus - Fort Belvoir
Fort Belvoir, VA
global.cmich.edu/locations/
location.aspx?
site=FBLVR
Higher Learning Commission (NCA-HLC)
Central Texas College
Fort Lee, VA
www.ctcd.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Chamberlain University
Arlington, VA
www.chamberlain.edu Higher Learning Commission (NCA-HLC)
Chester Career College
Chester, VA
chestercareercollege.edu Council on Occupational Education
Clarewood University
Reston, VA
www.clarewoodva.org Non-accredited
Columbia College
Fairfax, VA
www.ccdc.edu COE
Dallas Theological Seminary
Manassas, VA
www.dts.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Eastern Virginia Career College
Fredericksburg, VA
www.evcc.edu Council on Occupational Education
Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine - Virginia Campus
Blacksburg, VA
www.vcom.edu COCA - American Osteopathic Association Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Norfolk
Norfolk, VA
worldwide.erau.edu/locations/norfolk Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Fairfax University of America
Fairfax, VA
www.viu.edu Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
Florida Institute of Technology - Fort Lee Graduate Center
Fort Lee, VA
es.fit.edu/off-campus/ftlee Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Florida Institute of Technology - Hampton Roads Graduate Center
Fort Eustis, VA
es.fit.edu/off-campus/hroads Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Florida Institute of Technology - NCR Graduate Center
Quantico, VA
es.fit.edu/off-campus/ncr Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Fortis College - Norfolk
Norfolk, VA
www.fortis.edu Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
Fortis College - Richmond
Richmond, VA
www.fortis.edu Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
iGlobal University
Vienna, VA
www.igu.edu Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges
Institute of World Politics, The
www.iwp.edu Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Ivy Christian College
Fairfax, VA
www.ivy.edu Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools (TRACS)
King University - Southwest Virginia Community College
Cedar Bluff, VA
www.king.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Life Pacific College
Christiansburg, VA
www.lifepacific.edu Western Association of Schools and Colleges Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities
Lindsey Wilson College - School of Professional Counseling
Cedar Bluff, VA
www.lindsey.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Lotus Professional College
Henrico, VA
www.lotusva.com Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC)
Missouri State University
Fairfax, VA
dss.missouristate.edu Higher Learning Commission (NCA-HLC)
National Graduate School, The 
Arlington,VA
www.ngs.edu New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Nova Southeastern University - Norfolk
Norfolk, VA
www.nova.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Park University - Henderson Hall
Arlington, VA
www.park.edu/campus-centers/virginia/index.html Higher Learning Commission (NCA-HLC)
Reformed Theological Seminary
McLean, VA
www.rts.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Riverside College of Health Careers
Newport News, VA
www.riverside.edu Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
Saint Michael College of Allied Health
Alexandria, VA
http://stmichaelschooldc.us/?page_id=299 Council on Occupational Education
Sentara College of Health Sciences
Chesapeake, VA
www.sentara.edu Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
SEU at Crosswalk Community Church
Williamsburg, VA
www.seu.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
SEU at Lifepoint Church
Fredericksburg, VA
www.seu.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
SEU at Wave Leadership College
Virginia Beach, VA 
www.seu.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
South University - Richmond
Glen Allen, VA
www.southuniversity.edu/richmond.aspx Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
South University - Virginia Beach
Virginia Beach, VA
www.southuniversity.edu/virginia-beach.aspx Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Southern Illinois University
Virginia Beach, VA
extendedcampus.siu.edu Higher Learning Commission (NCA-HLC)
Southern Virginia University
Buena Vista, VA
www.svu.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Southside College of Health Sciences
Colonial Heights, VA
www.srmconline.org Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
SOVAH School of Health Professions
Danville, VA
www.sovahhealth.com Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
Standard Healthcare Services College of Nursing
Falls Church, VA
www.standardcollege.edu Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
Strayer University - Arlington Campus
Arlington, VA
www.strayer.edu/virginia/arlington Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Troy University - Chesapeake
Chesapeake, VA
www.troy.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
University of Fairfax
Roanoke, VA
www.ufairfax.edu Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC)
University of Maryland University College - Fort Belvoir
Fort Belvoir, VA
www.umuc.edu Middle States Commission on Higher Education
University of North America
Vienna, VA
www.uona.edu Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
University of Oklahoma, The - Arlington
Arlington, VA
www.goou.ou.edu Higher Learning Commission (NCA-HLC)
University of Reston
Herndon, VA
   
University of the Potomac
Vienna, VA
www.potomac.edu Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Virginia University of Lynchburg
Lynchburg, VA
www.vul.edu Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools
Virginia University of Integrative Medicine
Fairfax, VA
https://www.vuim.edu/ Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
Virginia University of Science & Technology
McLean, VA
www.vust.us Non-accredited
Washington University of Virginia
Annandale, VA
www.wuv.edu Association for Biblical Higher Education
Webster University - Fort Belvoir
Fort Belvoir, VA
www.webster.edu/dcmetro Higher Learning Commission (NCA-HLC)

Private and Out of State College & Universities Certified to Operate in Virginia

Alphabetical listing of certified private and out of state institutions
Institution Name Website Accreditation
Advanced Technology Institute
Virginia Beach, VA
www.auto.edu
Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges
Alliance Medical & Health Sciences College
Richmond, VA
N/A Non-accredited
Appalachian College of Pharmacy - Oakwood Campus
Oakwood, VA
www.acp.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Apprentice School, The
Newport News, VA
www.as.edu COE
Arizona College of Nursing  www.arizonacollege.edu/  Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools(ABHES) 
Art Institute of Virginia Beach, The
Virginia Beach, VA
www.artinstitutes.edu/virginia-beach Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Ascent College www.antiochcollegeag.edu/ Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
Bon Secours Memorial College of Nursing
Richmond, VA
www.bsmcon.edu Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
Bryant and Stratton College - Hampton Campus
Hampton, VA
www.bryantstratton.edu Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Bryant and Stratton College - Richmond Campus
North Chesterfield, VA
www.bryantstratton.edu Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Bryant and Stratton College - Virginia Beach Campus
Virginia Beach, VA
www.bryantstratton.edu Middle States Commission on Higher Education
California University of Management and Sciences (Virginia Campus)
Arlington, VA
www.calumsva.edu Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
Catholic University of America, The - Engineering
Arlington, VA
engrmgmt.cua.edu Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Centra College of Nursing
Lynchburg, VA
www.centrahealth.com Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
Central Michigan University Global Campus - Fort Belvoir
Fort Belvoir, VA
global.cmich.edu/locations/
location.aspx?
site=FBLVR
Higher Learning Commission (NCA-HLC)
Central Texas College
Fort Lee, VA
www.ctcd.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Chamberlain University
Arlington, VA
www.chamberlain.edu Higher Learning Commission (NCA-HLC)
Chester Career College
Chester, VA
chestercareercollege.edu Council on Occupational Education
Clarewood University
Reston, VA
www.clarewoodva.org Non-accredited
Columbia College
Fairfax, VA
www.ccdc.edu COE
Dallas Theological Seminary
Manassas, VA
www.dts.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Eastern Virginia Career College
Fredericksburg, VA
www.evcc.edu Council on Occupational Education
Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine - Virginia Campus
Blacksburg, VA
www.vcom.edu COCA - American Osteopathic Association Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Norfolk
Norfolk, VA
worldwide.erau.edu/locations/norfolk Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Fairfax University of America
Fairfax, VA
www.viu.edu Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
Florida Institute of Technology - Fort Lee Graduate Center
Fort Lee, VA
es.fit.edu/off-campus/ftlee Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Florida Institute of Technology - Hampton Roads Graduate Center
Fort Eustis, VA
es.fit.edu/off-campus/hroads Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Florida Institute of Technology - NCR Graduate Center
Quantico, VA
es.fit.edu/off-campus/ncr Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Fortis College - Norfolk
Norfolk, VA
www.fortis.edu Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
Fortis College - Richmond
Richmond, VA
www.fortis.edu Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
iGlobal University
Vienna, VA
www.igu.edu Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges
Institute of World Politics, The
www.iwp.edu Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Ivy Christian College
Fairfax, VA
www.ivy.edu Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools (TRACS)
King University - Southwest Virginia Community College
Cedar Bluff, VA
www.king.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Life Pacific College
Christiansburg, VA
www.lifepacific.edu Western Association of Schools and Colleges Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities
Lindsey Wilson College - School of Professional Counseling
Cedar Bluff, VA
www.lindsey.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Lotus Professional College
Henrico, VA
www.lotusva.com Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC)
Missouri State University
Fairfax, VA
dss.missouristate.edu Higher Learning Commission (NCA-HLC)
National Graduate School, The 
Arlington,VA
www.ngs.edu New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Nova Southeastern University - Norfolk
Norfolk, VA
www.nova.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Park University - Henderson Hall
Arlington, VA
www.park.edu/campus-centers/virginia/index.html Higher Learning Commission (NCA-HLC)
Reformed Theological Seminary
McLean, VA
www.rts.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Riverside College of Health Careers
Newport News, VA
www.riverside.edu Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
Saint Michael College of Allied Health
Alexandria, VA
http://stmichaelschooldc.us/?page_id=299 Council on Occupational Education
Sentara College of Health Sciences
Chesapeake, VA
www.sentara.edu Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
SEU at Crosswalk Community Church
Williamsburg, VA
www.seu.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
SEU at Lifepoint Church
Fredericksburg, VA
www.seu.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
SEU at Wave Leadership College
Virginia Beach, VA 
www.seu.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
South University - Richmond
Glen Allen, VA
www.southuniversity.edu/richmond.aspx Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
South University - Virginia Beach
Virginia Beach, VA
www.southuniversity.edu/virginia-beach.aspx Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Southern Illinois University
Virginia Beach, VA
extendedcampus.siu.edu Higher Learning Commission (NCA-HLC)
Southern Virginia University
Buena Vista, VA
www.svu.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Southside College of Health Sciences
Colonial Heights, VA
www.srmconline.org Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
SOVAH School of Health Professions
Danville, VA
www.sovahhealth.com Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
Standard Healthcare Services College of Nursing
Falls Church, VA
www.standardcollege.edu Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
Strayer University - Arlington Campus
Arlington, VA
www.strayer.edu/virginia/arlington Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Troy University - Chesapeake
Chesapeake, VA
www.troy.edu Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
University of Fairfax
Roanoke, VA
www.ufairfax.edu Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC)
University of Maryland University College - Fort Belvoir
Fort Belvoir, VA
www.umuc.edu Middle States Commission on Higher Education
University of North America
Vienna, VA
www.uona.edu Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
University of Oklahoma, The - Arlington
Arlington, VA
www.goou.ou.edu Higher Learning Commission (NCA-HLC)
University of Reston
Herndon, VA
   
University of the Potomac
Vienna, VA
www.potomac.edu Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Virginia University of Lynchburg
Lynchburg, VA
www.vul.edu Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools
Virginia University of Integrative Medicine
Fairfax, VA
https://www.vuim.edu/ Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
Virginia University of Science & Technology
McLean, VA
www.vust.us Non-accredited
Washington University of Virginia
Annandale, VA
www.wuv.edu Association for Biblical Higher Education
Webster University - Fort Belvoir
Fort Belvoir, VA
www.webster.edu/dcmetro Higher Learning Commission (NCA-HLC)
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