Academics

Accreditation Information

Alcorn State University is a member of and accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (Commissions on Colleges)
1866 Southern Lane
Decatur, GA  30033
(404) 679-4500
www.sacscoc.org

The Master's, Baccalaureate, and Associate of Science in Nursing Programs are accredited by:

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3343 Peachtree Road NE Suite 850
Atlanta, GA  30326
(404) 975-5000
www.acenursing.org

Mississippi Institutions of Higher Learning (IHL)
3825 Ridgewood Road
Jackson, MS 39211
(601) 432-6486
www.ihl.state.ms.us 

 

Based on the results of the spring 2015 reaccreditation visit by ACEN and IHL, the Associate of Science in Nursing Program was granted continued accreditation; however, the Program was placed on warning status with a Follow-Up Report due in fall 2017.