The School of Education is approved at the undergraduate and graduate level by the Oregon Teacher Standards and Practices Commission (TSPC):
255 Capitol, N.E., Suite 105
Salem, OR 97310-1332 (503) 378-3586
The University of Portland is authorized by the Washington Higher Education Coordinating Board and meets the requirements and minimum educational standards established for degree-granting institutions under the Degree Authorization Act. This authorization is valid until September 30, 2012, and authorizes the University of Portland to offer the following degree: Master of Education in Educational Leadership. Any person desiring information about the requirements of the act or the applicability of those requirements to the institution may contact the board office:
Higher Education Coordinating Board
917 Lakeridge Way S.W.
P.O. Box 43430
Olympia, WA 98504-3430 (360) 753-7869
The School of Nursing is approved by the Oregon State Board of Nursing:
800 N.E. Oregon St., Suite 465
Portland, OR 97232 (503) 731-4745
The bachelor of science degree in chemistry (option 1) is approved by the American Chemical Society:
Committee on Professional Training
55 Sixteenth Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20036 (202) 872-4589