Dual Degree with Tiffin University
The American University in Switzerland and Tiffin University, based in Ohio, United States, are delighted to offer students the opportunity to receive a degree from Tiffin University in addition to their bachelor’s degree from AUS.

Students will have the opportunity to complete dual degrees in a range of subject areas, including; management and international business, sports management and sports marketing, and sports management and athletic administration.

At AUS and Tiffin University, we put our students at the center of what we do. This opportunity enables students to fully immerse themselves in an international environment providing the platform for extensive educational and career benefits. With access to guest professors, the possibility of a semester abroad, or an international internship, students' opportunities are life-changing.
IATA Authorized Training Center
The American University in Switzerland is proud to be recognized as an official IATA Authorized Training Center.

Offering a degree with a specialization in Aviation Management and specific IATA certified training courses enables students to gain expert industry knowledge from a global organization in air transport. Courses available to students will complement the AUS curriculum and give real-industry insight to support academic knowledge.

Topics such as Air Transport Fundamentals provide an overview of the air transportation system and illustrate the interdependencies among its various components, and Aviation Security Awareness, which looks at introducing security measures and regulations to keep the industry safe.

This opportunity provides students a real advantage when seeking employment by showcasing their expertise and applied knowledge through gaining industry-recognized certifications.

Accreditations

The IACBE accredits business programs that lead to degrees at the associate bachelor, master and doctoral levels in institutions of higher education worldwide.

Recognizing the IACBE is the Council of Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). The job of the CHEA is to scrutinize and affirm the courses of career-based educational institutions.
International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE)
The American University in Switzerland is a recognized university by the United States Department of Veteran Affairs. US veterans can apply to study at AUS and obtain a GI Bill.

The GI Bill® is an education benefit earned by members of Active Duty, Selected Reserve and National Guard Armed Forces and their families. Eligibility for veteran and dependent education benefits is determined by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). GI Bill® benefits can cover a percentage of tuition and mandatory fees based on the length of active duty service as determined by the VA.
United States Department of Veteran Affairs
The Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) is United States organization of degree-granting colleges and universities.
Recognition by CHEA affirms that the standards and processes of the accrediting organization are consistent with the academic quality, improvement and accountability expectations that CHEA has established.

The AUS’ IACBE accreditation has gained
CHEA recognition in January 2011.
Council for Higher Education Accredited - Recognized Accrediting Institution
The European Council for Business Education, based in Brussels, is committed to supporting academic and professional learning institutions in business and related fields. It provides support and consulting services to institutions continuously improve by engaging in its accreditation process.
European Council for Business Education (ECBE) Bachelor Accreditation
The European Council for Business Education, based in Brussels, is committed to supporting academic and professional learning institutions in business and related fields. It provides support and consulting services to institutions continuously improve by engaging in its accreditation process.
European Council for Business Education (ECBE) Master Accreditation
The American University in Switzerland is proud to be named by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) as an official IATA Authorized Training Center.
Offering Bachelor and Master level degrees with a specialization in Aviation Management as well as specific IATA certified training courses, enables students to gain expert industry knowledge from a global organization in air transportation.
IATA – International Air Transport Association
The American University in Switzerland is accredited by the Awards for Training in Higher Education (ATHE). The ATHE is global awarding organisation regulated by Ofqual and other UK and international regulators.
Awards for Training in Higher Education (ATHE)
American University in Switzerland (AGSB SA)
National Recognition
The Association Vaudoise des Ecoles Privees is an associative network of boarding schools with international vocation and renown, established in the same Canton as AUS's campus, Vaud, offering a framework for higher education performances, conditions and certification.
The goal of the Swiss Federation of Private Schools is to manifest and ensure the significant value of Swiss educational establishments all over the world. FSEP consistently lobbies for improvement in the political, economic and legal framework requirement of private schools in Switzerland.
The Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce plays a vital and active role in assisting Swiss companies in the United States, and U.S. companies in Switzerland, for the expansion of business and knowledge transfer.
The Chamber of Commerce Switzerland – Central Europe (SEC) was founded in 1999 in Zurich from a merger of seven bilateral chambers of commerce. The aim of the chamber is to promote business between Swiss companies and firms in the central European countries.
American University in Switzerland (AUS) is not recognized or accredited as a Swiss Higher Education Institution according to HEdA.