Accreditation and Rankings

Saint Joseph’s University is approved by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of Education and is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, that assesses institutions for the highest available form of accreditation.

The Erivan K. Haub School of Business at Saint Joseph’s University is also accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, a recognition that represents the highest standard of achievement for business schools worldwide. 

Institutional Rankings

No. 11 2018 “Best Colleges” (North) U.S. News and World Report
No. 4 2018 “Best Colleges for Veterans” U.S. News and World Report


Rankings by Leading Publications

Princeton Review's Best 328 Colleges (2018)
MONEY's "Best Colleges for your Money" (2018)
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education College Rankings (2017) - Top 26%
Forbes' "America's Top Colleges" (2017)
Princeton Review's Best 294 Business Schools (2016-2017)
Princeton Review's Best On-Campus MBA Programs (2018)

Program Rankings

“Best Undergraduate Business Schools 2018”— U.S. News & World Report

No. 4 Undergraduate Risk Management & Insurance
No. 9 Undergraduate Marketing
No. 16 Undergraduate Accounting
No. 21 Undergraduate Business Intelligence & Analytics

“Best Master’s Programs, Business 2017”— U.S. News & World Report

No. 12 Executive MBA
No. 13 Graduate Marketing
No. 20 Graduate Finance
No. 20 Graduate Business Intelligence & Analytics


Online Program Rankings

"Best online education - 2017" US News and World Report

No. 45 Online graduate business
No. 91 Online MBA



No. 92 Online bachelor's
No. 98Online graduate education