Sam Houston State University is accredited by:
Sam Houston State University is accredited by the Commission
on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
(1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097; Telephone
number 404-679-4501) to award bachelor's and master's degrees
and the following doctoral degrees: Ph.D. in Criminal Justice,
the Ed.D. in Educational Leadership, and the Ph.D. in Forensic
The College of Business Administration is accredited by
AACSB, The International Association for Management Education.
The American Chemical Society recognizes the Department
of Chemistry as having adequate faculty, facilities, library,
curriculum, and research for training professional chemists.
The College of Education is fully accredited by the National
Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). As
one of only nine universities in Texas with full accreditation
from NCATE, the educator preparation programs meet the accreditation
standards necessary to ensure high quality graduates.
Any individual interested in reviewing the official document
listing the accreditation, approval or licensing of Sam Houston
State University, will have access to such material in the
Reference Department of the Newton Gresham Library.