Accreditation

University Accreditation

A&M-Central Texas is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, master's, and specialist degrees. Questions about the accreditation of Texas A&M University-Central Texas may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (www.sacscoc.org). 

College of Arts and Sciences

The baccalaureate degree in nursing at A&M-Central Texas is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street Northwest, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001.  For more information contact the commission by either phone: 202-887-6791 or the website: www.aacnnursing.org.

The baccalaureate of social work program at A&M-Central Texas is accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) 1701 Duke Street, Suite 200, Alexandria, VA 22314-3457.  For more information contact the council by either phone: 703-683-8080 or the website: info@cswe.org

College of Business Administration

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) accredits business, accounting, and business-related programs at the associate, baccalaureate, master, and doctorate degree levels worldwide.  ACBSP was recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) in 2001 and again in 2011. Contact information for ACBSP is: 11520 West 119th Street, Overland Park, KS 66213; phone 913-339-9356; and website www.acbsp.org.

College of Education and Human Development

State Board for Educator Certification (SBEC) granted A&M-Central Texas an Accreditation Status per the 2016 Texas Education Agency Notice and has been approved by the SBEC to prepare, train, and recommend candidates for certification based upon TAC §229.4(b-f). For more information contact the board by either phone: 512-936-9831 or the website: https://tea.texas.gov/About_TEA/Leadership/State_Board_for_Educator_Certification/. The Texas Education Agency is located at 1701 North Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78701.

Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP) accredits programs in counseling and mental health programs.  Contact information for CACREP is: 1001 North Fairfax Street, Suite 510, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; phone 703-535-5990.