Middle Tennessee State University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, masters, and doctorate 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  Middle Tennessee State University.

Other accrediting agencies and memberships are listed below.

Accredited Program Self-Studies and Documents (for username and password, please contact the University Provost by telephone at 615-898-2880 or you can send an e-mail to

Institutional Accreditation

  • Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

  • THEC Approved Accreditation Agency List 2015-20

  • Professional Accreditation
    • Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology - ABET
    • Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology /Computing Accreditation Commission - ABET/CAC
    • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing - ACEN
    • Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics - ACEND
    • Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass communications - ACEJMC
    • American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences - AAFCS
    • American Chemical Society - ACS
    • Association of Technology, Management, and Applied Engineering - ATMAE
    • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools for Business - AACSB
    • Aviation Accreditation Board International - AABI
    • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education - CCNE
    • Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs - CACREP
    • Council for Interior Design Accreditation - CIDA
    • Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation - CAEP
    • Council on Accreditation of Parks, Recreation, Tourism and Related Professions - COAPRT
    • Council on Social Work Education - CSWE
    • National Association of Schools of Art and Design - NASAD
    • National Association of Schools of Music - NASM

  • Accreditation Program Listing
  • Accreditation and Program Evaluation