Research Planning & Assessment / Accrediting Agencies


Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACSCOC) - Meredith College accredited 2010

Meredith College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award baccalaureate and masters degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097 or call (404) 679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Meredith College.

The Commission should be contacted only if there is evidence that appears to support an institution’s significant non-compliance with a requirement or standard.


Program Accreditations and Approvals

The college maintains the following program accreditations:

  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB) (2010)
  • The Didactic Program in Dietetics and the postbaccalaureate Dietetic Internship Program are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) (2011)
  • Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) (2012)
  • Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA) (2014)
  • National Association of Schools of Music (NASM) (2012)
  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) (2007)

The college has approval of programs from the following agencies:

  • North Carolina Department of Public Instruction (initial and advanced teacher licensure programs) (2007b)
  • North Carolina Teaching Fellows Commission (2013)
  • American Bar Association (post-baccalaureate, non-credit Paralegal Program) (2012)

Contact Information:

C. Dianne Raubenheimer, Director of Office of Research, Planning and Assessment
Johnson Hall third floor, room 308
(919) 760-8913
Fax: (919) 760-8606
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