Fordham University            The Jesuit University of New York

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The Colleges and Schools of Fordham University share the following accreditations and affiliations:

Note: Fordham University has many honor societies that are major specific.
For a complete listing applicable to your major, see your individual College section.

The Colleges and Schools of Fordham University share the following accreditations and affiliations:

  • The University is a member of the American Council on Education (ACE), the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU), the Commission on Independent Colleges and Universities (CICU),the Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU), the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities (AJCU), the International Association of Universities (IAU), Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHE), Lower Hudson Valley Catholic Colleges & Universities Consortium (LHVCCUC), the International Federation of Catholic Universities, the Association of Governing Boards, The College Board, the Fulbright Association, Collegium, Lilly Fellows, and the Center for Academic Integrity.
  • It is an accredited member of the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) and is on the list of registered Colleges and Universities of the Board of Regents of the State of New York. Specific University programs and schools are also accredited by the American Bar Association, Council on Social Work Education, the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International, the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education, the University Council of Educational Administration, the National Association of School Psychologists, the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, and the American Psychological Association.
  • The University is also a member of the Association of American Law Schools, the Council of Graduate Schools, the American Association of Colleges of Teacher Education, the Northeastern Association of Graduate Schools, the Association of Graduate Schools in Catholic Colleges and Universities and the National Collegiate Athletic Association.
  • The University is a contributing institution to the American School of Classical Studies at Athens and to the American Academy in Rome.
  • The University has chapters of Phi Beta Kappa and Phi Kappa Phi, national honor societies; Alpha Sigma Nu, the national honor society of Jesuit colleges and universities; Beta Gamma Sigma, the national honor society of accredited schools of business; Beta Alpha Psi, the honor society of accounting and financial services and Alpha Sigma Lambda, the national honor society for adult students.
  • There are chapters of the Society of Sigma Xi, a national honorary scientific research organization established to recognize and foster the scientific spirit in American colleges and to provide both stimulus and acknowledgement for independent scientific research; Pi Sigma Alpha, the national honor society for political science students; Alpha Upsilon Alpha, the honor society of the International Reading Association, and Alpha Mu Gamma, the national honor society for foreign languages.  
  • In addition, the Schools of Business sponsors chapters of Alpha Iota Delta, the international honor society for decision sciences and information systems; Omicron Delta Epsilon, the academic honor society in the area of economics, and Alpha Mu Alpha, the national marketing honor society.
  • Fordham also has chapters of Phi Delta Kappa and Kappa Delta Pi, both honor societies in education.

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