Texas Christian University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award baccalaureate, masters, doctoral 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 Texas Christian University.
Program-related Accreditations

Several individual programs and departments are accredited by discipline specific bodies. These include:

  • Accrediting Council of Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (Schieffer School of Journalism)
  • American Chemical Society (B.S. in Chemistry)
  • ASHA Council on Academic Accreditation (Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders)
  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (Neeley School of Business)
  • Texas Board of Nursing (Nursing)
  • Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (Athletic Training Program)
  • Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (Coordinated Program in Dietetics; Didactic Program in Dietetics) (Department of Nutritional Sciences)
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (Nursing)
  • Computing Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (B.S. in Computer Science)
  • Council for Interior Design Accreditation (Interior Design Program in the Department of Design, Merchandising and Textiles)
  • Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs (School of Nurse Anesthesia)
  • Council on Social Work Education (Department of Social Work)
  • Engineering Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (B.S. in Engineering)
  • National Association of Schools of Music (School of Music)
  • Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Council on Accreditation and School Improvement (Starpoint School)
  • Texas Association of Non-public Schools (Starpoint School)
  • Southern Association of Independent Schools (Starpoint School)
  • Texas Education Association (College of Education)
  • American Association of Colleges of Nursing (DNP)
  • University and College Intensive English Programs (Intensive English Program)
  • American Association of Intensive English Programs (Intensive English Program)
  • National Association of Schools of Art and Design (Department of Art and Art History)
  • National Association for the Education of Young Children (Starpoint School)
  • National Association of Schools of Dance (School of Classical and Contemporary Dance)