The Jack Welch College of Business & Technology 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 Commission of Higher Education (NECHE).  NECHE is the regional accreditation agency for colleges and universities in the six New England states: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont. Three institutions in Greece, three in Switzerland, two in Lebanon, and one in Bulgaria, Bermuda, and Morocco, respectively, are also affiliated with NECHE.