Academic Info

Dunwoody College teaches problem solving and critical thinking along with practical, real-world skills that are much sought after by business and industry. It’s a rigorous style of hands-on, applied learning that places great demands on students and requires discipline and personal responsibility. It also fosters such values as work ethic, teamwork and punctuality.

Degrees Offered
  • Associate of Applied Science
  • Bachelor of Architecture
  • Bachelor of Science

Dunwoody also offers several certificate options (vary by program). For a complete list of programs, scroll down to the bottom of any page on the Dunwoody website.

Academic Departments

Accreditation and Registration

Dunwoody is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association. The College 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: and 312-263-0456.

Dunwoody College of Technology is registered 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 institutions.



ABET is a non-profit accrediting body for college and university programs in applied science, computing, engineering, engineering technology.

Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA)

The Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA) is a non-profit accrediting organization for interior design education programs at colleges and universities in the United States and internationally.

HVAC Excellence

HVAC Excellence is an organization established to improve the technical competency of the HVACR industry. This is accomplished through the validation of the technical education programs

Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT)

The Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT) is the agency recognized for the accreditation of educational programs in radiography, radiation therapy, magnetic resonance, and medical dosimetry.

National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF)

The National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF) is a non-profit organization focused on improving the quality of automotive technician training programs.

National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS)

The National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS) is a metalworking trade association that sets skills standards for the industry, certifies individual skills against the standards, and accredits training programs that meet NIMS standards.