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List of Recognized Accreditors

The Tables below provide links to the Coordinating Board's recognized accrediting agencies.

Regional Accrediting Agencies

Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges, Western Association of Schools and Colleges
Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities, Western Association of Schools and Colleges
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges
Commission on Higher Education, Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools
Commission on Institutions of Higher Education, New England Association of School and Colleges
Higher Learning Commission
Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities

National Accrediting Agencies

Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES)
Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) 
Accrediting Council for Continuing Education & Training (ACCET)

Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) 
No longer recognized by US Department of Education. Texas certification for institutions accredited by ACICS ends June 12, 2018.

Association of Advanced Rabbinical and Talmudic Schools Accreditation Commission (AARTS)
AARTS does not maintain an active website.
Association of Biblical Higher Education (undergraduate only)(ABHE)
Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools (ATS)
Council on Occupational Education (COE)
Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC)
Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools(TRACS)

Professional and Specialized Accrediting Agencies

Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine(ACAOM)
American Board of Funeral Service Education (ABFSE)
National Association of Schools of Theatre (NAST)

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