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Accreditation and Approvals

Institutional Accreditation

Thomas University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate, bachelor’s, master’s and education specialist degrees. Contact the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Thomas University. SACS website

Approvals

Thomas University has been approved by the State of Georgia to participate in the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements. NC-SARA is a voluntary, regional approach to state oversight of post-secondary distance education. Click here for additional information.

Thomas University is licensed by the Florida Commission for Independent Education to offer the RN-to-BSN program in the state of Florida (#3447) and the Bachelor of Social Work program in the state of Florida (#4348).  Commission for Independent Education is located at 325 W. Gaines St., Suite 1414, Tallahassee, FL 32399-0400; Telephone:  (888)224-6684. Florida Commission for Independent Education website

Programmatic Accreditation

The Master of Science in Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling degree is accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Program (CACREP) 1001 North Fairfax Street, Suite 510, Alexandria, VA  22314 Telephone  (703) 535-5990. CACREP website

Thomas University is authorized by the Professional Standards Commission of Georgia (GaPSC) to offer teacher certification programs for Early Childhood Education, Middle Grades Education, and Secondary Education. All advanced preparation programs offered by Thomas University as a GaPSC-approved university are accepted by the GaPSC for the purposes of certificate level upgrades. GaPSC website

The Thomas University Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Science Program is fully accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences, 5600 North River Road, Suite 720, Rosemont, Illinois 60018-5119; Telephone: 773-714-8880. NAACLS website

Thomas University’s RN-BSN Program has full approval from the Georgia Board of Nursing and is fully accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA 30326; Telephone: (404) 975-5000. ACEN website

Thomas University’s Master of Science in Nursing program, MSN-MBA Dual Master’s program, and Graduate Certificates in Nursing Administration and Nursing Education are fully accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, 3343  Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850,  Atlanta, Georgia 30326; Telephone: (404) 975-5000 ACEN website

The Thomas University Bachelor of Social Work is fully accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE), 1701 Duke Street, Suite 200,  Alexandria, VA 22314-3457;  Telephone: (703)683-8080. CSWE website.

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