Malone University's School of Business and Leadership is accredited by the  Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) for business programs including undergraduate degrees in accounting, business administration, sport management; degree completion programs (Malone Management Program); a master's degree in organizational leadership and a master’s degree in business administration.

ACBSP accreditation certifies that the teaching and learning processes within the business school at Malone University meet the rigorous educational standards established by ACBSP.

ACBSP is a leading specialized accreditation association for business education supporting, celebrating, and rewarding teaching excellence. Established in 1988, ACBSP is the only business accrediting organization for all associate, baccalaureate, and graduate degree programs. In 2001, ACBSP was recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).

ACBSP continues to grow, having recently added its ninth region to better serve member institutions in Latin, Central, and South America. There are currently more than 664 members, including 368 members from baccalaureate/graduate degree-granting institutions; 499 accredited institutions, including 333 from baccalaureate/graduate degree-granting institutions; and 89 institutions from outside the United States. ACBSP member institutions represent 38 different countries.