Throughout our historic growth we have remained focused on
those ideals that directed the first academic course offered in 1936 – to provide our students with the highest quality of education through career programs designed to enable students to succeed in their career and personal development.
Academy College is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award Bachelor of Science Degrees, Associate Degrees, and Certificates. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the U.S. Department of Education. Its accreditation of degree-granting institutions also is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.Academy College of Business, Academy College of Aviation and Academy College of Computer Technology are divisions of Academy College.
Academy College is registered with the Minnesota Office of Higher Education pursuant to Minnesota Statutes sections 136A.61 to 136A.71. Registration is not an endorsement of the institution. Credits earned at the institution may not transfer to all other institutions.
Academy College is approved by the Minnesota State Approving Agency for Veterans Educational benefits. It is also approved by the State of Minnesota for education under the Vocational Rehabilitation Education program and is approved by the FAA under FAR Part 141.
Academy College is a member of Minnesota Career College Association (MCCA) and the Association of Private Sector Colleges & Universities (APSCU).