The Midwestern University Chicago College of Optometry has been granted the accreditation classification of "Accredited"  by the Accreditation Council on Optometric Education (ACOE), of the American Optometric Association (AOA), 243 N. Lindbergh Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63141; phone 800/365-2219.

Midwestern University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission, located at 230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, Illinois 60604-1411; phone 312/263-0456.