Accreditations and Recognitions
In the Curacao, Kingdom of the Netherlands
In the United States:
Legal Authority for Institutional Operation Government Charter: The University of America received its corporate charter from the State of California government and the Florida Department of State.
Authorization: California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education The University of America has fulfilled all the requirements and is not subject to the governmental oversight and is verified exempt by the California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education ( BPPE) with App. No#31518
State of Florida Department of Education Commission on Independent Education. The University of America has fulfilled all the requirements of the Florida State and is not subject to governmental oversight and is authorized by the State of Florida Department of Education Commission on Independent Education by Section 1005.06(1)(f), Florida Statutes and Rule 6E-5.001, and 1997 Florida Code TITLE XVI EDUCATION Chapter 246 Nonpublic Postsecondary Institutions
246.084(1)(2)(3) Authorization. To award Associate in Arts, Associate in Science, Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, Master of Arts, Master of Science, and Doctor of Philosophy in the following categories:
ministry, counseling, theology, education, administration, music, fine arts, media communications, and social work
Registration and Recognition:
The University of America is registered with the US. Department of Education/NCES and assigned the USDE federal recognition IDs: 475237 and A1390051 : to participate in the USDE yearly IPEDS programs. UA is listed in USDE College Navigator official list of all US. Recognized colleges and universities. Click here https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/ and type name: The University of America and the zip code: 92590 to see. Or https://nces.ed.gov/globallocator/.
The UoA degrees are evaluated as equivalent to US regionally accredited university degrees