Higher Learning Commission
Since July 1978, the university has been accredited by Higher Learning Commission.

International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education
The following Bachelor of Science programs in the College of Business have been accredited by the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE): Accounting, Business Administration, Information Technology and Sports Management. Programs at OVU have been accredited by the IACBE since October 1998.

Ohio Valley University enjoys membership and/affiliation with a number of academic and community organizations. Together, we partner for education and community growth.

West Virginia State Department of Education
All of Ohio Valley University’s programs in the College of Education are approved by the West Virginia Board of Education.

Ohio Valley University is a member of or has an affiliation with the following associations and organizations: