University of Southern Indiana Profile

Established in 1965, University of Southern Indiana (USI) is a comprehensive public university offering a wide range of undergraduate academic majors, master's, and doctoral program.

The University has the following academic colleges: College of Business; Bower-Suhrheinrich College of Education and Human Services; College of Liberal Arts; College of Nursing and Health Professions; Pott College of Science and Engineering. Students are also served through the Division of Extended Services and the University Division.

The University of Southern Indiana is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

The Occupational Therapy Program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). The University of Southern Indiana, College of Nursing and Health Professions is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. The College of Business is accredited in both undergraduate and graduate programs from the AACSB International - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. The USI Accounting program has earned a separate accreditation from the AACSB International. The Dental Hygiene Program is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association. The engineering program received accreditation from the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET. The Bachelor's of Social Work (BSW) degree and Master's of Social Work (MSW) degree programs are fully accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE).

Ranking Profile:

- University of Southern Indiana is listed among Tier 2 Regional Universities (Midwest) by US News & World Report (2011).

- 78th in the US News Ranking of Best Occupational Therapy Schools (2009).

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