Accreditations and Approvals

Accreditation is your assurance that our school meets a high quality of accepted academic standards.


Cheryl Fell's School of Business is a Candidate for Accreditation by the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education

Council on Occupational Education
7840 Roswell Road
Building 300
Suite 325
Atlanta, GA 30350
Telephone:  770-396-3898
FAX:  770-396-3790

Cheryl Fell's School of Business is Accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award diplomas, (ACICS), 750 First Street NE, Suite 980, Washington, DC 20002-4241, (202) 336-6780.  To learn more about the benefits of selecting an ACICS-accredited school, please visit

As of December 12, 2016, our accreditor, Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS), is no longer recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. Cheryl Fell’s School of Business has 18 months following the loss of our recognized accreditation to find a new accrediting agency to maintain eligibility to receive funds under the Title IV, HEA programs. If Cheryl Fell’s School of Business does not obtain accreditation within that 18 month period, which ends June 12, 2018, our school will no longer be eligible to receive funds under Title IV, HEA programs.

If any student has a complaint relating to Cheryl Fell’s School of Business’s Title IV eligibility, administration of the Title IV programs, the quality of education received at Cheryl Fell’s School of Business, or otherwise relating to the accreditation standards of ACICS they can submit that complaint to:

Cheryl Fell’s School of Business, 
Cheryl Fell, Director
2541 Military Road, Niagara Falls, NY 14304

or any of the following entities:

New York State Education Department 
Bureau of Proprietary School Supervision
Investigations and Audit Unit
116 West 32nd Street, Fifth Floor
New York, NY 10001

; or

Office of the Attorney General
The Capitol
Albany, NY 12224-0341
To contact the office via the Internet, please use the online complaint form found at; or 

New York State Department of State
Division of Consumer Protection
Consumer Assistance Unit
99 Washington Avenue
Albany, New York 12231-0001





Cheryl Fell's School of Business is registered and licensed as private school with the New York State Education Department.

   Our programs are approved for the training of veterans and other eligible persons by the New York State Division of  
    Veterans' Affairs, Bureau of Veterans Education.