The School of Business at SIUE is accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International) and is one of only two percent of business colleges and universities in the world to hold this accreditation for business and accounting. The School has been accredited since 1975.
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC)
- The Princeton Review's "The Best 294 Business Schools: 2017 Edition" guidebook recommends the School of Business as one of the best institutions in the U.S. to earn an MBA—for the 11th consecutive year
- #4 among Illinois public institutions on Forbes' list of "America's Top Colleges"
- Among the best regional universities in the Midwest for the 15th consecutive year as well as the top 15 public universities in the Midwest in U.S. News & World Report's "Best Colleges" rankings (2019)
- Consistently ranked among the top master's-granting universities in the nation by Washington Monthly and U.S. News & World Report