The Master of Health Science (MHS) degree programs offered by the University are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA). The NCA is an agency recognized by the United States Secretary of Education for the accreditation of institutions that award post-secondary certificates, post-secondary diplomas, and professional degrees. Program accreditation was extended in 2010 for the MHS in Diagnostic Imaging. Approval of the MHS in Clinical Nutrition and MHS in Clinical Chiropractic Orthopedics was granted in 2012.

Higher Learning Commission
30 N. LaSalle St., Suite 2400
Chicago, IL 60602-2504
Phone: 800-621-7440 / 312-263-0456
Fax: 312-263-7462

Accreditation for Northwestern Health Sciences University

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