Notre Dame of Maryland University is a member of the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA) and belongs to the Southern Regional Education Board.

State Accreditation

NC-SARA logoMembership allows institutions providing distance learning education programs across multiple states to be authorized to grant degrees in at least one NC-SARA member state. Students enrolled in distance learning educational programs who live in another member state may engage in the NC-SARA complaint process.

NC-SARA Member States & Institutions

Note: California is not a State Member of NC-SARA at this time.

State Approval to Offer Online Courses & Programs Approval to Offer Onsite Coursework (Practicum, Internship, Independent Studies, etc.)
California Yes Yes*

*All supervision is provided by the site. NDMU faculty will not travel to California to oversee any portion of the student.