Accreditation Statement

As a division of The Johns Hopkins University, Peabody is accredited by the Maryland Higher Education Commission (MHEC) and the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE).

The Maryland Higher Education Commission
839 Bestgate Road, Suite 400
Annapolis, MD 21401
Telephone: 410.260.450

Middle States Commission on Higher Education
3624 Market St.
Philadelphia, PA 19104-2680
Telephone: 267.284.5000.

Peabody’s Department of Music Education is licensed to grant the degree Bachelor of Music Education by the Maryland State Department of Education:

Maryland State Department of Education
200 West Baltimore Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Telephone: 410-767-0600

The Peabody Conservatory meets the responsibilities of maintaining accreditation in association with the Offices of the Provost of the Johns Hopkins University.

Natalie Lopez
Senior Academic Compliance Specialist
265 Garland Hall
3400 N. Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21218
Telephone: 410-516-8070

Veterans Educational Benefits

Johns Hopkins is approved by the Maryland Higher Education Commission for the training of veterans, service members, eligible spouses and dependents under the provisions of the various federal laws pertaining to veterans' educational benefits. Johns Hopkins University also complies with Federal Law Section 103 (effective 1 August 2019) which ensures that Johns Hopkins University will not impose any penalty, including the assessment of late fees, the denial of access to classes, libraries, or other institutional facilities, or the requirement that an eligible individual borrow additional funds, on any covered individual because of the individual’s inability to meet his or her financial obligations to the institution due to the delayed disbursement funding from VA under Chapter 31 or 33.