Alaska Pacific University is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities and is authorized as a university by the Commission on Postsecondary Education, State of Alaska. Further information about these agencies can be found at www.nwccu.org.
The APU Teacher Education Program (K-8) is approved by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education and the Alaska State Department of Education. The APU Education Department provides the Institutional Recommendation for teacher certification, which is then issued by the Alaska State Department of Education. Further information about these agencies can be found at www.ncate.org.