The Office of Academic Planning and Assessment facilitates institutional accreditation compliance, tracking, and reporting.  Somer Franklin, Associate Vice President for Academic Planning and Assessment, serves as SHSUs Accreditation Liaison to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).

Accreditation reports, resources, and listings are available via the site navigation links on this page.  For additional information or questions regarding accreditation requirements, please call 936-294-1536.

News & Updates

  • Sam Houston State University's next SACSCOC review, the SACSCOC Reaffirmation of Accreditation, is due in 2019.
  • Sam Houston State University's previous SACSCOC review, the Fifth-Year Interim Report, was successfully submitted in March, 2015.