The School of Advertising Art is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges [ACCSC]. The ACCSC is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency.

SAA receives its Associate Degree authorization and Certificate of Registration [#85-03-0958T] from the Ohio State Board of Career Colleges and Schools, Columbus, Ohio.

SAA is authorized under federal law to enroll non-immigrant alien students, and has been consistently approved to admit students through the area Job Training Partnership Act program. SAA is approved by the State Approving Agency for veterans training, Ohio State Department of Education, Columbus, Ohio.