Fort Lewis College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
The Athletic Training Education Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education.
The School of Business Administration is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International.
The Chemistry Department offers a bachelor of science degree that is accredited by the American Chemical Society.
The Music Department is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music.
The Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology) approved the Engineering-Physics program within the Department of Physics & Engineering for engineering accreditation.
The Teacher Education Program is accredited by the Teacher Education Accreditation Council.
Fort Lewis College also is a member of the Association of American Colleges and Universities and the Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges.