McKendree University seeks to achieve the highest standard of excellence so we may provide our students with the best education experience possible. To that end, McKendree has sought and passed the accreditation standards of several higher education and veterans benefits organizations including:

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools 

Kentucky State Approving Agency for Veterans Education 

Kentucky Council on Post Secondary Education 

The Council of Independent Colleges  

The Association of American Colleges and Universities   

Servicemember's Opportunity Colleges