Accreditation

Capitol Technology University is authorized by the state of Maryland (Maryland Higher Education Commission, 839 Bestgate Road, Suite 400, Annapolis, MD 21401, 410-260-4500) to confer bachelor of science (BS) degrees in astronautical engineering, business administration, computer engineering, computer science, electrical engineering, information assurance, management of information technology, web development. The university is authorized to confer BS and associate in applied science (AAS) degrees in computer engineering technology, electronics engineering technology, and telecommunications engineering technology.

The university is authorized by the state of Maryland to confer master of science (MS) degrees in astronautical engineering, computer science, electrical engineering, information assurance, information and telecommunications systems management, and Internet engineering. The university is authorized by the state of Maryland to confer a master of business administration (MBA) degree. The university is also authorized by the state of Maryland to confer a doctor of science (DSc) in information assurance.

The university is accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Universities and Schools (Commission on Higher Education, Middle States Association of Universities and Schools, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, 215-662-5606). If you would like to review the Middle States Commission reports on Capitol Technology University's accreditation, please contact the Office of the President.


The BS degree programs in electrical engineering, astronautical engineering and computer engineering are also accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology. The baccalaureate degree programs in computer engineering technology, electronics engineering technology and telecommunications engineering technology are also accredited by the Technology Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, MD 21202, 410-347-7700). Capitol Technology University is approved for veterans’ education by the Maryland Higher Education Commission.

Capitol Technology University has received specialized accreditation for its business programs through the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) located at 11374 Strang Line Road in Lenexa, Kansas, USA. The business programs in the following degrees are accredited by the IACBE:

  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Science in Information and Systems Management
  • Bachelor of Science in:

o   Business Administration
o   Management of Cyber and Information Technology