In the United States, accreditation is a non-governmental, peer-review process that assures the quality of the postsecondary education students receive. Educational institutions or programs volunteer to undergo this review periodically to determine if certain criteria are being met.
ABET, Inc. is responsible for the specialized accreditation of educational programs in applied science, computing, engineering, and technology.
The Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU) provides institutional accreditation for Oregon State University.
ABET, Inc. provides specialized accreditation for the following programs in the College of Engineering's School of Nuclear Science and Engineering.
The programs below are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, 111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, MD 21202-4012, telephone: (410) 347-7700.
The program below is accredited by the Applied Science Accreditation Commission of ABET, 111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, MD 21202-4012, telephone: (410) 347-7700.
Radiation Health Physics