Founded in 1914, Dunwoody is a private, not-for-profit, endowed institution of higher education. It is the oldest institution of its kind in the Upper Midwest, with an international reputation for outstanding educational programs. It is also the only non-profit, technical college in the Upper Midwest and one of only three nationwide.
Dunwoody offers associate and bachelor's degrees as well as a variety of certificate and diploma programs.
Accreditation and Registration
Dunwoody is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association. Dunwoody participates in the commission's Academic Quality Improvement Program (AQIP). With AQIP, an institution demonstrates it meets accreditation standards and expectations through sequences of events that align with those ongoing activities that characterize organizations striving to improve their performance. Dunwoody's latest AQIP portfolio was completed in November 2012 (PDF).
The commission's web address and phone number are:
Dunwoody is registered with the Minnesota Office of Higher Education (MOHE). MOHE requires this disclaimer: "Dunwoody College of Technoloy is registered as a private institution with the Minnesota Office of Higher Education pursuant to Minnesota Statutes, sections 136A.61 to 136A.71. Registration is not an endorsement of the institution. Credits earned at the institution may not transfer to all other insitutions."
Dunwoody is committed to the policy that all persons shall have equal access to its programs, facilities, and employment without regard to race, color, creed, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, national origin, or public assistance status.