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Towson Campus Accreditation

Choosing an accredited school is important to your education. Accreditation signifies that the school has met certain standards of quality in education, so you can feel confident in the value of the education you receive.

Brightwood College is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) to award diplomas and associate’s degrees.

ACICS is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. ACICS may be contacted at:

750 First Street NE, Suite 980
Washington, DC 20002-4241

For more information on Brightwood College’s accrediting agency, please visit the ACICS web site.


Brightwood College in Towson, MD is approved by the:

  • Maryland Higher Education Commission
  • Maryland State Department of Education, Division of Vocational Rehabilitation


  • Baltimore Chamber of Commerce
  • Towson Chamber of Commerce
  • Career College Association
  • International Society of Certified Electronics Technicians (ISCET)
  • Delaware-DC-Maryland Association of Financial Aid Administrators
  • Maryland Association of Private Colleges and Career Schools
  • National Association of Health Professionals