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State Approvals



Post University is required to seek approval to offer distance education (online) programs in most states in the country. Please select your state's contact information from the State By State Directory to get more information on your state’s regulatory requirements.

The following states require additional information. Please check to see if your home state is listed below with additional regulatory information:

Arkansas: Post University is currently enrolling students in all of our degree programs, except the BS in Emergency Management and Homeland Security. While we are awaiting authorization, you may want to contact the Arkansas Department of Education and your local representatives about the state’s regulations concerning access to online learning options for Arkansas residents.

Maryland: Due to state regulations, Post University offers Maryland residents an amended refund policy. Please contact financial aid at 800.345.2562 for more information regarding Maryland’s refund policy.

Minnesota: Post University is registered as a Private Institution with the Minnesota Office of Higher Education pursuant to 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.”

Please note that Minnesota general education requirements are different from the State of Connecticut. Please contact admissions@post.edu for information on how to satisfy these requirements.

North Carolina: North Carolina students seeking licensure are responsible for contacting the following North Carolina organizations for requirements:  North Carolina Board of Licensed Professional Counselors (NCBLPC) and NC Substance Abuse Professional Practice Board (NCSAPPB). Licensure in the Human Services field is a professional process that varies from state to state and area of specialization. Post University’s Master of Science in Human Services affords students the opportunity to take additional coursework toward licensure eligibility, but it is not a licensure program.

Oregon: Due to state regulations, Post University offers Oregon residents an amended refund policy. Please contact financial aid at 800.345.2562 for more information regarding Oregon’s refund policy.

Texas: After exhausting Post's University grievance/complaint process, current, former, and prospective students may initiate a complaint with Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) by sending the required forms either by electronic mail or by mail to the THECB. Information regarding THECB's process can be found at: http://www.thecb.state.tx.us/index.cfm?objectid=051F93F5-03D4-9CCE-40FA9F46F2CD3C9D

Washington State: Post University is authorized by the Washington Student Achievement Council and meets the requirement and minimum educational standards established for degree-granting institutions under the Degree-Granting Institutions Act. This authorization is subject to periodic review and authorizes Post University to offer field placement components for specific degree programs. The Council may be contacted for a list of currently authorized programs. Authorization by the Council does not carry with it an endorsement by the Council of the institution or its programs. Any person desiring information about the requirements of the act or the applicability of those requirements to the institution may contact the Council at P.O Box 43430, Olympia, WA 98504-3430.

Wisconsin: Due to state regulation EAB 8.05, Post University offers Wisconsin residents an amended refund policy. Please contact financial aid at 800.345.2562 for more information regarding Wisconsin’s refund.