MCNY is chartered by the Board of Regents of the University of the State of New York and is accredited by the Middle States Commission of Higher Education (MSCHE), 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, (267) 284-5000.

School for Business

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The associate and bachelor’s degrees in Business Administration and the MBA programs in Financial Services, General Management, Health Services and Risk Management, and Media Management at Metropolitan College of New York are accredited by The Accreditation Council for Business Schools & Programs (ACBSP).

Master of Science in Education Program (MSEd)


Metropolitan College of New York is currently pursuing accreditation of its educator preparation programs by the Association for Advancing Quality in Educator Preparation (AAQEP)Pursuant to 52.21 of the Regulations of the Commissioner of Education, the educator preparation programs offered by Metropolitan College of New York are considered to be continuously accredited for purposes of meeting the New York State requirement that all such programs maintain continuous accreditation.


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In addition to being an accredited non-profit institution, the College is a member of the: Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA), Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration (NASPAA),  International Association of Emergency Managers (IAEM),  National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU), Association of American Colleges and Universities (AACU), Council of Adult and Experiential Learning (CAEL), Commission on Independent Colleges and Universities (CICU), Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU).