SACSCOC - Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges
Liberty University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, bachelor’s, master’s, specialist, and doctoral degrees. Accreditation ensures that Liberty University has met strict standards with regard to degree programs, faculty, administration, student support, and services. Accreditation also ensures that courses taken and degrees earned through Liberty University will be accepted by other accredited institutions recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
Schools participate in the accreditation process in order to gain third-party recognition that verifies the institution meets certain standards of academic and administrative quality and is committed to continual improvement.
Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call (404) 679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Liberty University.
Program Specific Accreditation
Athletic Training - Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE)
Business - Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)
School Counseling - Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Program (CACREP)
Education - The School of Education is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) through the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) as an education preparation provider (EPP).
Exercise Science - Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)
Nursing - Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
Sport Management - Commission on Sport Management Education (COSMA)
School of Music - National Association of Schools of Music (NASM)