Accreditations and Recognitions - Coastal Carolina University
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Coastal Carolina University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award the baccalaureate, master's, specialist, and doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Coastal Carolina University. All other inquiries about the University should be directed to Coastal Carolina University, P.O. Box 261954, Conway, South Carolina, 29528-6054, or 843-347-3161, not the Commission..

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Accreditations

Regional Accreditation

  • SACSCOC - Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (University)

E. Craig Wall Sr. College of Business Administration

William L. Spadoni College of Education

  • CAEP - Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (College)

Thomas W. & Robin W. Edwards College of Humanities & Fine Arts

  • NASAD - National Association of Schools of Art and Design
  • NASM - National Association of Schools of Music
  • NAST - National Association of Schools of Theatre

Gupta College of Science

  • ABET
    - The computer science program is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org
    - The information systems program is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org
    - The information technology program is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org
  • ACEN - Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing
  • CEPH - Council on Education for Public Health

Recognitions


Several subject and content areas are officially recognized by various specialized professional associations (SPAs) as follows:

William L. Spadoni College of Education