Office of Institutional Effectiveness and Quality Improvement
Radford University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate, baccalaureate, masters, specialist, and doctorate degrees. Questions about the accreditation of Radford 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).
2023 SACSCOC Reaffirmation
All institutions accredited by SACSCOC are required to undergo a review for reaffirmation of accreditation every ten years. During the review, institutions must demonstrate compliance with all standards contained in The Principles of Accreditation by submitting a self-study report. Preparations usually take a couple of years to complete and culminate in both offsite and onsite reviews by peer evaluators. Learn more about our upcoming 2023 reaffirmation at the Radford University SACSCOC Reaffirmation website.
Discipline Specific Accreditations
In addition to SACSCOC’s institution-wide accreditation, different programs at Radford University have their own specialized accrediting bodies within the following colleges: