Babson holds accreditation from NECHE, AACSB International, and EQUIS.
Each of our locations in
Wellesley, Boston, San Francisco, Miami, and Dubai has a process in place with the appropriate state/country authority for students to submit a complaint related to Babson College.
NECHE – New England Commission of Higher Education
NECHE is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as a reliable authority on the quality of education.
AACSB is an internationally recognized specialized accreditation for business programs that ensures quality and continuous improvement.
EQUIS accreditation is awarded through EFMD—The Management Development Network. Based in Brussels, Belgium, EFMD is a global organization of business schools and corporations, and awards EQUIS for overall quality and a high degree of internationalization.
Babson College is authorized by the Washington Student Achievement Council and meets the requirements and minimum educational standards established for degree-granting institutions under the Degree-Granting Institutions Act. This authorization is subject to periodic review and authorizes Babson College to advertise and recruit for specific degree programs. The Council may be contacted for a list of currently authorized programs. Authorization by the Council does not carry with it an endorsement by the Council of the institution or its programs. Any person desiring information about the requirements of the act or the applicability of those requirements to the institution may contact the Council at P.O. Box 43430, Olympia, WA 98504-3430 or by email at