SUNY Oswego is accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of College and Schools, and all academic programs have been approved and registered by the New York State Education Department.
The School of Education is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education.
The School of Business is accredited by AACSB International - the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.
The art department earned accreditation from the National Association of Schools of Art and Design.
The chemistry department's chemistry and biochemistry programs are accredited by the American Chemical Society.
The human resource management program is endorsed by the Society for Human Resource Management.
The music department is an accredited member of the National Association of Schools of Music.
The school psychology program is accredited by the National Association of School Psychologists.
The technology department received accreditation from the Council on Technology Teacher Education.
The theatre department is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Theatre.
Walker Health Center is accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care.