Carson-Newman University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate, baccalaureate, masters, education specialist, and doctoral degrees. Questions about the accreditation of Carson-Newman University 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).
All other inquiries regarding Carson-Newman University should be directed to the Office of Institutional Effectiveness.
In addition to regional accreditation SACSCOC, Carson-Newman University is accredited by the following educational associations and agencies:
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences Council for Accreditation
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
The baccalaureate degree program in nursing, master’s degree program in nursing and post-graduate FNP certificate program at Carson-Newman University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org)
Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs
Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation
National Association of Schools of Art and Design
National Association of Schools of Music