The University of the Incarnate Word is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, master’s, doctoral, and professional degrees. Contact the Commission at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of the University of the Incarnate Word.

UIW holds national and specialized accreditations in the following disciplines:

Dreeben School of Education

Texas Education Agency (Teacher Certification Program)

H-E-B School of Business and Administration

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs for the following business degrees:

  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) and the MBA with concentrations in Finance, International Business, Marketing, and Sport Management
  • Master of Science in Accounting (MSA)

Commission on the Accreditation of Health Management Education (CAHME) for the degree:

  • Master of Health Administration (MHA)

School of Mathematics, Science and Engineering

Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND).

Ila Faye Miller School of Nursing and Health Professions

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (BSN, MSN, DNP)

Feik School of Pharmacy

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education

Rosenberg School of Optometry

American Optometric Association, Accreditation Council on Optometric Education

School of Physical Therapy

Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education

School of Osteopathic Medicine

American Osteopathic Association Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (pre- accreditation effective July 1, 2016)