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ACCREDITATION

The University of Alabama is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097; telephone 404-679-4501) to award bachelor's, master's, educational specialist, and doctoral degrees. In addition, selected programs have been accredited by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design; American Speech-Language-Hearing Association; American Psychological Association; National Association of Schools of Music; National Association of Schools of Dance; National Association of Schools of Theater; AACSB International—The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business; Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communication; American Library Association; Alabama State Department of Education; Liaison Committee for Medical Education; Alabama State Board of Health; Accrediting Council for Graduate Medical Education; National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education; Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Education Programs; Council on Rehabilitation Education; National Association of School Psychologists; Accrediting Board for Engineering and Technology; American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences; Council for Interior Design Accreditation; Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs; Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education; American Bar Association; National League for Nursing; Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education; Council on Social Work Education; and Commission on English Language Program Accreditation.