Accreditation
 
 
 

Accreditation

BYU-Idaho has been accredited at the two-year level since 1936.  In July 2004, BYU-Idaho received accreditation to offer degrees at the four-year level by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities.

Washington Higher Education Coordinating Board Authorization: 

Brigham Young University Idaho is authorized by the Washington Higher Education Coordinating Board (HECB) and meets the requirements and minimum educational standards established for degree-granting institutions under the Degree Authorization Act.  This authorization is valid until January 2, 2007 and authorizes Brigham Young University-Idaho to offer the student teaching portion of the Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education and Secondary Education majors. Any person desiring information about the requirements of the Act or the applicability of those requirements to the institution may contact the board at P.O Box 43430, Olympia, WA 98504-3430.