Accreditation

McNeese State University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia, 30033 Telephone number 404-679-4500) to award associate, bachelor, master, and specialist degrees. Following is a comprehensive list of other agencies included in the Board of Regents General Policy on Program Accreditation that have accredited or approved McNeese academic programs:

  • AACSB International-The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
  • American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences
  • American Chemical Society
  • Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education (CADE)
  • Computing Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) 111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, M.D. 21202-4012, (410) 347-7700
  • Engineering Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) 111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, M.D. 21202-4012, (410) 347-7700
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology 29 North Wacker Drive, Suite 900, Chicago, IL 60606-2901, (312) 704-5300 (JRCERT)
  • National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS) P. O. Box 75634 Chicago, IL 60675-5634, (773) 714-8880
  • National Association of Schools of Music (NASM)
  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
  • National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC) 61 Broadway, New York, NY 10006, (212) 363-5555 Ext. 153, Facsimile: (212) 812-0390, Web site: http://www.nlnac.org
  • Technology Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) 111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, M.D. 21202-4012, (410) 347-770

Other agencies that have approved or certified programs include:

  • American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance/National Association for Sport and Physical Education
  • Association for Childhood Education International
  • Council for Exceptional Children
  • International Society for Technology Education
  • Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education
  • Louisiana State Board of Nursing
  • National Association for the Education of Young Children
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association
  • National Council for the Social Studies
  • National Council of Teachers of English
  • National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
  • National Science Teachers Association
  • Organization of American Kodály Educators