Statement of Accreditation Status

U.S. Army War College

  • CEO: MG David Hill, Commandant
  • Accreditation Liaison Officer: Dr. Ric Killian
  • Commission Staff Liaison: Dr. Sean McKitrick, Vice President
  • Carnegie Classification: Special Focus Four-Year: Other Special Focus Institutions » Exclusively graduate/professional
  • Control: Public
  • Phase: Accredited
  • Status: Accreditation Reaffirmed
  • Candidacy Granted: 2001
  • Accreditation Granted: June 23, 2004
  • Last Reaffirmation: 2019
  • Next Self-Study Evaluation: 2027-2028

Contact Information

122 Forbes Ave
Carlisle, PA 17013

(717) 245-4711

www.armywarcollege.edu/

  • November 6, 2023
    Staff acted on behalf of the Commission to request a supplemental information report, due December 13, 2023, providing information on key data indicators (enrollment – FTE) as reported on the 2023 Annual Institutional Update in accordance with federal regulation 34 CFR § 602.19 (d). The next evaluation date is scheduled for 2027-2028. 
  • March 9, 2023
    To acknowledge receipt of the supplemental information report. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2027-2028.
  • December 2, 2022
    Staff acted on behalf of the Commission to request a supplemental information report due January 9, 2023, providing information on enrollment by educational program in accordance with federal regulation 34 CFR § 602.19 (d) (Accreditation Review Cycle and Monitoring Policy and Procedures). The next evaluation date is scheduled for 2027-2028.
  • March 14, 2019
    To acknowledge receipt of the self-study report. To note the visit by the Commission's representatives. To reaffirm accreditation. The next evaluation is scheduled for 2027-2028.
  • June 23, 2016
    To accept the monitoring report. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2018-2019.
  • March 5, 2015
    To note the visit by the Commission's representatives. To remind the institution of the monitoring report, due April 1, 2016, documenting further implementation of an organized and sustained assessment process, with evidence of (1) faculty leadership in the assessment of student learning and (2) appropriate assessments of the attainment of student learning goals (Standard 14). The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2018-2019.
  • November 20, 2014
    To accept the Periodic Review Report and to reaffirm accreditation. To request a monitoring report, due April 1, 2016, documenting further implementation of an organized and sustained assessment process, with evidence of (1) faculty leadership in the assessment of student learning and (2) appropriate assessments of the attainment of student learning goals (Standard 14). To direct a prompt Commission liaison guidance visit. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2018-2019.
  • June 23, 2011
    To accept the progress report. The Periodic Review Report is due June 1, 2014.
  • Distance Education
    Approved to offer programs by this delivery method
  • Correspondence Education
    Not approved for this delivery method

Approved Credential Levels

The following represents credential levels included in the scope of the institution’s accreditation:

  • Post-baccalaureate Certificate Included within the scope
  • Master's Degree or Equivalent Included within the scope
  • Main Campus
    U.S. Army War College
    122 Forbes Ave
    Carlisle, PA 17013

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