Accreditations


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS)

The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award baccalaureate, masters, doctoral, and professional degrees. For questions about the accreditation please contact the Commission on Colleges

  • Commission on Colleges
  • 1866 Southern Lane
  • Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097
  • Phone: 404-679-4500

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

The Baccalaureate, Master’s, and DNP programs in the School of Nursing are nationally accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). The Doctor of Nursing Practice program was approved for full accreditation from the CCNE effective October 9, 2013 for the maximum amount of time (5 years).


  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
  • One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530
  • Washington DC 20036
  • Phone: 202-887-6791
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