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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.

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

  • NCATE - National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (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

College of Science

  • ABET - Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology
  • 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

  • AAHPERD/NASPE - American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation & Dance/National Association for Sport & Physical Education
  • ACEI - Association for Childhood Education International
  • AMLE - Association for Middle Level Education
  • CEC - Council for Exceptional Children
  • ELCC - Educational Leadership Constituent Council
  • NAEYC - National Association for the Education of Young Children
  • NCSS - National Council for the Social Studies
  • NCTE - National Council of Teachers for English
  • NCTM - National Council of Teachers for Mathematics
  • NSTA - National Science Teachers Association