Institutional Accreditation

The Illinois Institute of Art — Schaumburg is a branch campus of the Illinois Institute of Art — Chicago. The Illinois Institute of Art — Chicago is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (230 S. LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604-1413, 1.800.621.7440, On November 5, 2015, the Higher Learning Commission placed the Institute on Notice. See the Public Disclosure Notification located on the HLC website for additional information.

Programmatic Accreditation

The Interior Design program leading to the Bachelor of Fine Arts degree is accredited by the Council for Interior Design Accreditation,, 206 Grandville Ave., Ste. 350, Grand Rapids, MI 49503.

State Licensing

The Illinois Institute of Art — Schaumburg is authorized by the Illinois Board of Higher Education, 1 North Old State Capitol Plaza, Suite 333, Springfield, IL 62701-1377, 217-782-2551,