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Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation

Angelo State University
Accrediting Agency Contact Information Statement
SACSCOC Stamp Black White Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) Commission on Colleges
1866 Southern Lane
Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097
Phone: 404-679-4500
  • Angelo State University 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 Angelo State University may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling 404-679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (www.sacscoc.org).

Program Accreditation

Archer College of Health and Human Services
Accrediting Agency Contact Information Department Statement
CCNE National Accrediting Agency:
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
American Association of Colleges of Nursing
One Dupont Circle, NW Suite 530
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 202-463-6930
Fax: 202-785-8320
Nursing The baccalaureate degree program in nursing, master’s degree program in nursing and the postgraduate A.P.R.N. certificate program at Angelo State University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).
Texas Board of Nursing State Accrediting Agency:
Texas Board of Nursing
Texas Board of Nursing
1801 Congress Avenue, Ste. 10-200
Austin, TX 78701
Telephone: 512-305-7400
Fax: 512-305-7401
Nursing All of our nursing programs have full approval status by the Texas Board of Nursing.
Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education National Accrediting Agency:
Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)
The Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
1111 North Fairfax Street
Alexandria, VA 22314-1488
Phone: 703-683-6748
Fax: 703-684-7343
Physical Therapy The ASU physical therapy program was granted full accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) on October 30, 2002. The accredited program was initially for a Master of Physical Therapy, but has since converted to a Doctor of Physical Therapy (D.P.T.), which gained final approval through the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board on January 29, 2009. The first D.P.T. class matriculated in the summer of 2009 with the first graduation on May 12, 2012. Current accreditation is in place until June 30, 2028.
Accredited by the Council on Social Work Ecucation National Accrediting Agency:
Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)
Council on Social Work Education
1701 Duke Street, Suite 200
Alexandria, VA 22314
Phone: 703-683-8080
Fax: 703-683-8099
Social Work and Sociology The B.S.W. and M.S.W Social Work programs in the Department of Social Work and Sociology at ASU are accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). The CSWE is the sole accrediting agency for social work in the U.S. Current accreditation is in place until 2024.
CAATE Accredited Program Accrediting Agency:
Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE)
2001 K Street NW, 3rd Floor North
Washington, DC 20006
Phone: 512-733-9700
Toll Free: 844-GO-CAATE (844-462-2283)
Health Science Professions ASU’s Department of Health Science Professions has accreditation through the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) for its Master of Athletic Training (M.A.T.) degree program. Graduates are eligible for the Board of Certification (BOC) examination.
College of Arts and Humanities
Accrediting Agency Contact Information Department Statement
NASM National Accrediting Agency:
National Association of Schools of Music (NASM)
National Association of Schools of Music
11250 Roger Bacon Drive, Suite 21
Reston, VA 20190
Phone: 703-437-0700
Fax: 703-437-6312
Visual and Performing Arts Angelo State University is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music. NASM, founded in 1924, is an organization of schools, conservatories, colleges and universities with approximately 650 accredited institutional members. It establishes national standards for undergraduate and graduate degrees in music, as well as other credentials.
Norris-Vincent College of Business
Accrediting Agency Contact Information Department Statement
AASCB Accredited National Accrediting Agency:
Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International)
AACSB International
777 S. Harbour Island Blvd.
Suite 750
Tampa, FL 33602
Phone: 813-769-6500
Accounting, Economics and Finance; and Management and Marketing

The Norris-Vincent College of Business earned accreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International) in 2021. Degree programs offered in the Department of Accounting, Economics and Finance and the Department of Management and Marketing are accredited by AACSB International, the longest-serving global accrediting body for business schools. This accreditation indicates that ASU has successfully undergone a rigorous review process conducted by our peers in the business education community, ensuring that we have the resources, credentials and commitment needed to provide students with a first-rate, future-focused business education. Fewer than 6% of the world’s schools offering business degree programs hold AACSB accreditation.

Degree programs offered in the Department of Aerospace Studies are not accredited by AACSB.

ACBSP Global Business Accreditation National Accrediting Agency:
Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)
Accreditation Council for Business School Programs
11520 West 119th Street
Overland Park, KS 66213
Phone: 913-339-9356
Accounting, Economics and Finance; and Management and Marketing

The Norris-Vincent College of Business has been accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) since 1992. Degree programs offered in the Department of Accounting, Economics and Finance and the Department of Management and Marketing are accredited by ACBSP. This accreditation indicates that ASU meets or surpasses national standards for qualified faculty, library resources, international business and ethics curriculum, and job placement for its graduates in these disciplines.

Degree programs offered in the Department of Aerospace Studies are not accredited by ACBSP.

College of Education
Accrediting Agency Contact Information Department Statement
Texas Education Agency State Accrediting Agency:
SBEC/TEA
State Board for Educator Certification
Texas Education Agency
Educator Certification & Standards
1701 North Congress Ave
WBT 5-100
Austin, TX 78701-1494
  Angelo State University is accredited to recommend candidates for state educator initial certification and for additional certification. Annually, pass rates on state certification examinations are examined for continuing accreditation, and all programs are evaluated every five years.
College of Science and Engineering
Accrediting Agency Contact Information Department Statement
ABET Engineering Accreditation Commision International Accrediting Agency:
Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc. (ABET)
ABET
415 North Charles St.
Baltimore, MD 21201
Phone: 410-347-7700
David L. Hirschfeld Department of Engineering Angelo State University’s Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (B.S.C.E.) and Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (B.S.M.E.) are accredited degree programs by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc. (ABET).