Monmouth University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE). This accreditation indicates that the University as a whole has met the following criteria (from the Characteristics of Excellence in Higher Education (2006, p. iv):
Monmouth University will be evaluated in Spring 2016 as part of the MSCHE decennial reaffirmation of accreditation process. This review process involves the University carefully examining itself to ensure that it meets, if not exceeds MSCHE's Characteristics of Excellence in Higher Education. Monmouth began preparation for this evaluation in Fall 2013 with 4 primary objectives:
The Middle States decennial self-study is an important and enlightening process for the University. The self-study provides Monmouth the opportunity to celebrate and capitalize upon its strengths as the University continues on its path of excellence in higher education.
Paul R. Brown, Ph.D.President