Academics > Academic Accreditation
Accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, Holy Cross College is incorporated in the state of Indiana and chartered to grant the Associate of Arts degree and the Bachelor of Arts with majors in Business, Communication, Elementary Education, English, History, Liberal Studies, Psychology, Visual Arts, and Theology. Holy Cross College has been approved for attendance of veterans under provisions of the G.I. Bill, is authorized to enroll non-immigrant alien students, and is eligible to participate in various federal and state financial aid programs.
Holy Cross College is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities, the Council of North Central Junior Colleges, the Northern Indiana Consortium for Education, and numerous other academic and professional organizations.
Holy Cross College is authorized by name in statute as an approved institution of higher education in the state of Indiana. In full compliance with federal rules, please consider contacting the Indiana Commission for Higher Education for Indiana's higher education complaint resolution process.
Student Achievement Data
- The retention rate for first-time students pursuing bachelor's degrees who began in Fall 2012 and returned in Fall 2013 is 65%.
- The overall graduation rate* for students who began their studies in Fall 2007 is 49%.
(*The overall graduation rate is defined on the College Navigator site as "the progress of students who began their studies as full-time, first-time degree- or certificate-seeking students to see if they complete a degree or other award such as a certificate within 150% of 'normal time' for completing the program in which they are enrolled.")