The University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA). The HLC is an independent corporation founded in 1895 as one of six regional institutional accreditors in the United States. The HLC accredits, and thereby grants membership in the Commission and in the NCA, degree-granting post-secondary educational institutions in the North Central Region.
The UMKC School of Pharmacy (SOP) Doctor of Pharmacy program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), 135 South LaSalle Street, Suite 4100, Chicago, IL 60603, 312/664-3575; FAX 312/664-4652, web site www.acpe-accredit.org. ACPE is the national agency for the accreditation of professional degree programs in pharmacy. The UMKC School of Pharmacy Doctor of Pharmacy Program is accredited through June 30, 2024.