Accreditations and Memberships
Hawai'i Pacific University is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).
The School of Education has received accreditation for its education programs (B.Ed. and M.Ed. degrees) by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP).
The Nursing Program (BSN and MSN degrees) is approved by the Hawai'i Board of Nursing and is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).
The Social Work program (BSW and MSW degrees) is accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE).
The new B.S. in Public Health (BSPH) degree program will be applying for accreditation by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH).
The University is a member of:
Hawaii Public Health Association
The American Association of Colleges of Nursing
The National League for Nursing
The National Organization of Nurse Practitioners Faculties