Universities & Colleges in Alaska

Accredited universities and colleges in the U.S. state of Alaska:

Alaska Pacific University -Ranked 53rd among master’s level universities in the West in the “America’s Best Colleges” by U.S. News & World Report 2008 Edition. The university is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities.

University of Alaska Fairbanks - Placed in the rank range of 303-401th globally in the Shanghai Jiao Tong University's Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) 2008.

University of Alaska Anchorage - Ranked a 'Military Friendly School' by G.I. Jobs magazine, placed among the top 15% of colleges, universities and trade schools nationwide that are doing the most to embrace America’s veterans as students.

University of Alaska Southeast - The university is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU). The School of Education is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).

Ilisagvik College - Accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU).

Kodiak College - A community campus of the University of Alaska Anchorage and is fully accredited by the Commission of Colleges of Northwest Association of Schools and Colleges.

Kenai Peninsula College - A division of the University of Alaska Anchorage.

Charter College - A private independent institution of higher education with 8 locations in the Western United States.

Alaska Bible College - Accredited by the Association of Biblical Higher Education. It is authorized to operate as a college in the state of Alaska by the Alaska Commission on Postsecondary Education.

Sheldon Jackson College - It was the oldest institution of higher learning in Alaska. The College was added to the National Register of Historic Places as a historic district in 1972.

Wayland Baptist University (Alaska Campus) - Accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award degrees at the associate, baccalaureate, and master's levels.

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