Accreditation and Licensure

  • Gannon's Electrical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Software Engineering and Mechanical Engineering programs are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, www.abet.org.  In addition, our Computer Science and Information Systems programs are  accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET, www.abet.org.

    The Dahlkemper School of Business Administration is the first area institution of higher learning to be awarded national accreditation of its undergraduate and MBA programs by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

    The ACBSP accreditation was the latest in a long line of local and regional firsts for the Dahlkemper School, including: 

    • First Master of Business Administration program (1970)
    • First School of Business (1979)
    • First computer intensive business curriculum through the Business Technology Scholarship Program (1988) 
  • Gannon University holds membership in the following associations:

    • The Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
    • American Bar Association – Legal Studies
    • The American Assembly of Collegiate Schools of Business
    • College Entrance Examination Board
    • American Council on Education
    • International Federation of Catholic Universities
    • College Scholarship Service Foundation for Independent Colleges
    • Pennsylvania Association of Colleges and Universities
    • Pennsylvania Association of Colleges and Teacher Educators
    • The Association of Gerontology in Higher Education
    • Economics America
    • National Council on Economic Education
    • Pennsylvania Council on Economic Education