DePaul University is a private, not-for-profit, Catholic institution, and has been accredited by numerous associations and organizations.
DePaul University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission.
American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar: Law (LAW) – professional schools
American Chemical Society – Department of Chemistry, Bachelor of Science degrees in chemistry and biochemistry
American Psychological Association, Committee on Accreditation: Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) – PhD doctoral programs
The baccalaureate (completion) degree and master's degree in nursing programs at DePaul University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).
The Doctor of Nursing Practice program at DePaul University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.
Council on Education for Public Health – master's of public health
Council on Social Work Education – master's degree program in social work
National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation, Commission on Community/Junior College Accreditation: Music (MUS) – institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree granting programs
National Association of Schools of Public Service and Administration – master's degrees in public service
Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business – International: AACSB – baccalaureate and graduate programs in business, baccalaureate and graduate programs in accounting