Five Towns College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE),and the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). It's academic programsare registered by the New York State Education Department.Five Towns College is approved by:New Jersey Higher Education Assistance AuthorityNew York State Education Department, Bureau of Veterans Education for the Training of Veterans,Vocational and Educational Services for Individuals with Disabilities (VESID)New York State Higher Education Services Corporation (HESC)Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistant AgencyRhode Island Higher Education AssistanceState of New York, Department of Social Services, Commission for the Visually HandicappedUnited States Department of Education, for the Federal Grants, Loans and Work Study (FWS)ProgramsUnited States Department of Justice, Immigration and Naturalization Service with Authorizationto Accept and Enroll Non-Immigrant Foreign Students and Social Security Administration
The graduate programs offered by the College which lead tothe Master of Science Degree in Education (M.S.Ed.), Master of Music Degree (M.M.) and the Doctor of Musical ArtsDegree (D.M.A.) are set forth in the Graduate Catalog.