Schiller International University is one of the first American Universities to receive programmatic accreditation in the German State of Baden Württemberg. All eight study programs offered at the Heidelberg campus were accredited on 19 Sept, 2016, by the German accrediting agency, EVALAG. EVALAG is one of twelve accrediting agencies authorized by the German Accrediting Council to issue certificates of accreditation. The certificate of accreditation certifies that Schiller meets the fundamental quality requirements for Bachelor and Master degree programs at a higher learning institution in Germany. Schiller International University – Heidelberg Campus degree programs have been reviewed for quality and conformity to the programmatic standards set forth by the German accrediting council and have received the “Certification of Accreditation” by the German accrediting agency EVALG. SIU is authorized by the Ministry of Science, Culture and Research to offer its American degree programs within the State of Baden Württemberg as per § 72 Section 3 Landeshochschulgesetz.