Regional Accreditation

The University of North Florida is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, master’s, and doctorate 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 the University of North Florida.

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 regional 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 can be obtained by clicking here.

  • AACSB International — The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
  • 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
  • Applied Science Accreditation Commission of ABET, Inc.
  • Association for University Programs in Health Administration (AUPHA)
  • Collegiate Interpreter Education (CCIE)
  • 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) 
  • Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET Inc.
  • Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)
  • Council for Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
  • Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)
  • Council on Education of the Deaf (CED)
  • Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)
  • Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of ABET Inc.
  • Florida Board of Nursing
  • Florida Department of Education
  • National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS)
  • National Association of Schools of Music (NASM)
  • National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration (NASPAA)