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2023-2024 University Catalog
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Institutional Accreditation

The University of North Florida is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award baccalaureate, masters, and doctorate degrees. Questions about the accreditation of the University of North Florida may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on the SACSCOC website.

Individual contact to the Commission on Colleges about the University of North Florida accreditation status should occur only if there is evidence that appears to support significant noncompliance with a requirement or standard.

Specialized Accreditation/Approval

In addition to maintaining institutional accreditation, UNF also expects specialized accreditation to be sought and maintained when appropriate. UNF has achieved accreditation or approval status with the following accreditation agencies. Additional information on accreditation.

  • AACSB International - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
  • Computing Accreditation Commission (CAC) of ABET
  • Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of ABET
  • Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (ACEJMC)
  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics/Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND)
  • American Association of Nurse Anesthetists, Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs (COA)
  • American Chemical Society (ACS)
  • American Council for Construction Education (ACCE) Construction Management
  • Association for University Programs in Health Administration (AUPHA)
  • Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE)
  • Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)
  • Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME)
  • Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education/American Physical Therapy Association (CAPTE)
  • Commission on Collegiate Interpreter Education (CCIE)
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
  • Commission on Sport Management Accreditation (COSMA)
  • Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
  • Council on Education for the Deaf (CED)
  • Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)
  • Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)
  • Florida Board of Nursing
  • Florida Department of Education
  • National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD)
  • National Association of Schools of Music (NASM)
  • National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration (NASPAA)