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Accreditation

Clemson University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award the bachelor’s, master’s, education specialist’s, and doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097 or call (404) 679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Clemson University.

Graduate-level curricula are accredited by the the following organizations:

Accrediting Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc. (ABET)
American Council for Construction Education (ACCE)
Association for Advancing Quality in Educator Preparation (AAQEP)
Association for Middle Level Education (AMLE)
Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business - International (AACSB)
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
Council on Accreditation of Parks, Recreation, Tourism and Related Professions (COAPRT)
Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Education Programs (CACREP)
Council for Exceptional Children (CEC)
Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) (previously NCATE)
Educational Leadership Constituent Council (ELCC)
Human Factors and Ergonomics Society (HFES)
International Literacy Association (ILA)
International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE)
Landscape Architecture Accreditation Board (LAAB)
National Architectural Accrediting Board, Inc. (NAAB)
National Association of Schools of Arts and Design (NASAD)
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)
National Recreation and Park Association (COAPRT)
National Science Teachers Association (NSTA)
Planning Accreditation Board (PAB)

Documentation of accreditation is available in the college deans’ offices. The Office of Institutional Effectiveness maintains a list of program-specific accreditation.