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University of the Rockies is a private, independent graduate school of the social and behavioral sciences.

University of the Rockies is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association. Accreditation by the Commission provides assurance to prospective students that University of the Rockies has been found to meet the Commission's stated requirements and criteria. For additional information about University of the Rockies accreditation, please contact:

The Higher Learning Commission,
North Central Association

University of the Rockies has also been granted Category I status as a degree granting institution by the Colorado Commission on Higher Education (CCHE).

University of the Rockies is an associate member of the National Council of Schools and Programs of Professional Psychology.

University of the Rockies is approved by the Department of Education to offer Title IV student loans and is approved to train veterans and their eligible dependents, as well as Chapter 31 Veterans.

University of the Rockies is an approved Servicemembers Opportunity College (SOC) institution. This approval affirms University of the Rockies's commitment to fair, equitable, and effective policies and practices that recognize and deal with the special conditions faced by military students who want to obtain a college education. As a SOC Consortium member, University of the Rockies awards academic transfer credit for graduate level military training and job experience, as evaluated by the American Council on Education (ACE) and according to University transfer credit policies.

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