Bloomfield College is chartered by the State of New Jersey and accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. Its academic programs are approved by the New Jersey Commission on Higher Education.

The nursing program at Bloomfield is accredited by Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) and the New Jersey Board of Nursing.

The Division of Education is accredited by the Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC).

Bloomfield College is related to the Presbyterian Church, USA, through the Synod of the Northeast and is a member of the Association of Presbyterian Colleges and Universities.