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McNeese State University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, bachelor, master, and specialist 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 McNeese State University.

SACSCOC Accreditation History

Initial Accreditation: 1954
Reaffirmed: 2017
Next Reaffirmation: 2027

Accreditation calendar
2018 Association for Behavior Analysis International (ABAI)
Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND)
National Association of Schools of Music (NASM)
2019 Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET (CAC-ABET)
2020 Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB)
National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS)
2022 Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET (EAC-ABET)
2023 Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) - Graduate
2024 Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)
Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
2025 Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT)
National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD)
2026 Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) - Undergraduate
2028 National Association of Schools of Music (NASM)
N/A American Chemical Society (ACS)