Palmer is accredited by The Association of Theological SchoolsPalmer is also approved by the United Methodist Church for the training of United Methodist ministerial candidates and is a member of the Association for Clinical Pastoral Education. The seminary is also approved for attendance of non-immigrant students under the Immigration and Nationality Act.

Eastern University is accredited by The Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.

Palmer is committed to the policy of providing equal educational opportunities to all qualified students regardless of their economic or social status, and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national or ethnic origin. 

You can find more information on Palmer's accreditations for online programs here.