Visit the SACSCOC Accreditation site for the University of Florida.
The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) is a private, non-profit, voluntary organization founded in 1895 in Atlanta, Georgia. The mission of SACS is the improvement of Education in the South through accreditation. There are five other private regional accrediting associations that provide similar services to the other regions of the United States. SACSCOC is the recognized regional accrediting body in the eleven U.S. Southern states and in Latin America for those institutions of higher education that award associate, baccalaureate, master’s or doctoral degrees.
All degree programs within MSE are accredited through the University of Florida’s accreditation by SACSCOC.
The University of Florida is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate, baccalaureate, masters, education specialist, and doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of the University of Florida.