The University of Mississippi
Office of the Provost

Accreditation Information

 
 

The University of Mississippi is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools [1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097; telephone (404) 679-4501] to award baccalaureate, master’s, specialist, first professional, and doctoral programs.

The institution as a whole and, where appropriate, its subdivisions, are recognized by regional and national organizations and accrediting agencies.

COLLEGE/SCHOOL PROGRAM DEGREE ACCREDITING BODY STATUS LAST VISIT YEAR NEXT FULL REVIEW
Art History BA National Association of Schools of Art and Design Fully Accredited 2012 2017
Art BFA, MFA National Association of Schools of Art and Design Fully Accredited 2012 2017
Chemistry BS American Chemical Society Fully Accredited 2011 2017
Forensic Chemistry BS Forensics Science Education Programs Accreditation Commission Fully Accredited 2011 2017
Journalism BA The Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications Fully Accredited 2011 2016-17
Music BA, BM, MM, DA National Association of Schools of Music Fully Accredited 2012 2020
Psychology- Clinical Psychology PhD American Psychological Association-Committee on Accreditation Fully Accredited 2012 2019
Theatre BA, BFA National Association of Schools of Theatre Fully Accredited 2011 2020
Accountancy B ACCY, M ACCY, PhD Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business Fully Accredited 2012 2016-17
Taxation MTax Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business Fully Accredited 2010 2016-17
Communicative Disorders MS American Speech Language-Hearing Association’s Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology Fully Accredited 2010 2019
Nutrition and Hospitality Mgmt. BS in Dietetics & Nutrition1 1Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics Fully Accredited 12011-12 12014
MS in Food and Nutrition Services 2Accreditation Commission for Programs in Hospitality Administration 22011-12 22017
Parks & Recreation Mgmt. BAPRM National Recreation and Park Association Fully Accredited 2010 2015
Social Work 1BSW Council on Social Work Education Fully Accredited 12011 2015
2MSW 22009
Banking & Finance, Economics, Insurance & Risk Management, MIS, Managerial Finance, Real Estate, Marketing, Marketing Communications BBA Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business Fully Accredited 2010 2016-17
Business Administration MBA Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business Fully Accredited 2010 2016-17
PhD
Counselor Education MEd, Eds, PhD Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs/ National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education Fully Accredited 2011 2016
Teacher Education MA, MEd, EdS, EdS, EdD, PhD National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education Fully Accredited 2007 2015
Education EdD, PhD National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education Fully Accredited 2007 2015
Educational Leadership MEd, EdS National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education Fully Accredited 2007 2015
Elementary Education, English Education, Foreign Languages Education, Science Education, Social Science Education, Special Education BAEd National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education Fully Accredited 2007 2015
Geological Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
BSGE
BSChE
BSCE
BSEE
BSME
Engineering Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology Fully Accredited 2010 2017
Computer Science BSCS Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc. – Computing Accreditation Commission Fully Accredited 2008 2014-15
Journalism and New Media  BA Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communication Fully Accredited 2011 2016-17
Law JD American Bar Association  Fully Accredited 2012 2019
Clinical Pharmacy PHARM D Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education Fully Accredited 2012 2020