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
267-284-5000

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
703-437-0700

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: