The Maryland Institute College of Art is fully accredited by the following associations:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

3524 Market Street
2nd Floor West
Philadelphia, PA 19104

MSCHE is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council of Higher Education Accreditation.

National Association of Schools of Art & Design (NASAD)

11250 Roger Bacon Drive
Reston, VA 20190

NASAD is a specialized accrediting agency for schools of art and design and is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

In addition, MICA is a member of the following organizations: