Accreditations


Grambling State University is accredited by / is a candidate for accreditation with the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, masters,  and doctorate degrees.  Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Grambling State University. 

Grambling State University has 46 accredited programs, of which, 95.7% of all degree programs and 100% of all graduate degree programs are accredited. 

Grambling is accredited by 18 separate accrediting associations, a member in good standing in 20 organizations and is 100% accredited in all of the programs required by the Louisiana Board of Regents. 
During spring 2010, Grambling underwent reaffirmation of accreditations or reviews by the following associations:

  • International Association Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
  • Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS)

The following list provides Grambling’s currently accredited programs as well as associations in which Grambling is a member in good-standing.

Accredited Programs


Degree

Degree Subject Area

Accrediting Agency

BA

Mass Communication

Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (ACEJMC)

BS

Computer Information Systems

AACSB: The International Association for Management Education

BS

Computer Science

Accrediting Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)

EDD

Curriculum and Instruction

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

EDD

Educational Leadership

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

BS

Special Education (Pre Non-Cat Early Child Dual)

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

BS

Special Education (Mild/Mod Elem Dual)

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

BS

Special Education (Mild/Moderate Secondary)

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

BS

Elementary Education,GR 1-5

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

MS

Elementary Education, General

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

BS

Early Childhood Education, PK-3

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

MS

Early Childhood Education, General

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

BS

Art Education

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

BS

English Education

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

BS

Engineering Tech Education

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

BS

Music Education

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

BS

Health & Physical Education

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

BS

Social Studies Education

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

BS

French Education

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

BS

Communication and Theatre Education

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

BS

Secondary Education-Science & Mathematics

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

MS

Developmental Education

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

EDD

Developmental Education

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

MPA

Public Administration

National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration (NASPAA)

BA

Social Work

Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)

MSW

Social Work

Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)

BA

Theatre

National Association of School of Theatre (NAST)

BA

Applied Music-Performance

National Association of Schools of Music (NASM)

BSN

Nursing

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

MSN

Family Nurse Practitioner

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

BS

Management

AACSB: The International Association for Management Education

BS

Accounting

AACSB: The International Association for Management Education

BS

Economics

AACSB: The International Association for Management Education

BS

Marketing

AACSB: The International Association for Management Education

BS

Chemistry

American Chemical Society (ACS)

BS

Electronics Engineering Technology

Accrediting Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)

BS

Drafting Design Engineering Technology

Accrediting Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)

International Accreditation
  Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (ACEJMC)
  AACSB International:  The International Association for Management Education

National Accreditation
  American Association for Leisure and Recreation Council on Accreditation (AALR)
  American Chemical Society (ACS)
  Accrediting Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)
  Commission on Accreditation of the Council on Social Work Education (BSW/MSW)
  Computing Science Accreditation Board (CSAB)
  Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)
  National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration (NASPAA)
  National Association of Schools of Music (NASM)
  National Association of Schools of Theatre (NAST)
  National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
  Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
  National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA)

Regional Accreditation
  Southern Association or Colleges and Schools (SACS)

Other
  National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

Association Memberships
  American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
  American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers
  American Association of State Colleges and Universities
  American Council on Education
  American Institute of Biological Sciences
  Association of Baccalaureate Social Work Program Directors
  Association of Institutional Research
  Conference of Louisiana College and Universities
  Conference of Southern Graduate Schools
  Council of Graduate Schools
  Council on Historically Black Graduate Schools
  Louisiana Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
  Louisiana Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers
  Louisiana Campus Compact
  Louisiana Collegiate Honors Council
  National Association for Equal Opportunity in Higher Education
  National Association of College Deans, Registrars, and Admissions Officers
  National Association of Deans and Directors of Schools of Social Work
  National Collegiate Athletic Association
  Southern Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers