National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA, Distance Education)
Kansas Department of Education (KSDE, Kansas Teacher Licensure)
Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE, Athletic Training)
Higher Learning Commission (HLC, Regional Institutional Accreditation)
Sterling College also belongs to and works with a number of other organizations that promote excellence in curricular as well as co-curricular activities.