The Jack Welch College of Business is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). This exclusiveAACSB Accredited accreditation signifies the quality and merit of the College's Business curriculum. It is only awarded to colleges after a rigorous evaluation and requires colleges to meet the highest level of standards for schools and colleges of business.

Additionally, Sacred Heart University is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). Founded in 1885, NEASC is the nation's oldest regional accrediting association whose mission is the establishment and maintenance of high standards for all levels of education. NEASC serves more than 2,000 public and independent schools, colleges and universities in the six states of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont and American/international schools in more than sixty nations worldwide.