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Regional Accreditation

The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award baccalaureate, masters and doctorate degrees. Contact the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, telephone 404-679-4500, for questions about the accreditation of the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor.

Selected academic programs are accredited by the following agencies:

  • The baccalaureate degree in nursing and the master's degree in nursing are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, telephone 202-463-6930.
  • Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs, Community Counseling/Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  • Council on Social Work Education
  • Texas Board of Nursing
  • The Texas Education Agency
  • The UMHB Art Department is accredited by the National Assocation of Schools of Art and Design.
  • The UMHB Department of Music is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music.

The University is affiliated with or a member of the following agencies:

  • American Association of Colleges of Nursing
  • The American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
  • American Association of University Women
  • American Choral Directors Association
  • American College of Musicians
  • American Counseling Association
  • The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
  • The Association of American Colleges and Universities
  • The Association of College and Research Libraries
  • Association of Texas Graduate Schools
  • Baptist General Convention of Texas
  • Central Texas Music Teachers Association
  • Committee for Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
  • Conference of Southern Graduate Schools
  • The Council for Christian Colleges and Universities
  • The Independent Collges and Universities of Texas
  • International Association of Baptist Colleges and Universities
  • Kindermusik International
  • Kodaly Educator of Texas
  • Music Teachers National Association
  • The National Conference of Church Related Schools
  • National Federation of Music Clubs
  • National Guild of Piano Teachers
  • Organization of American Kodaly Educators
  • Southwestern Business Deans' Association
  • State Board for Educator Certification
  • The Texas Association for Music Schools
  • Texas Association of Social Work Deans and Directors
  • Texas Choral Directors Association
  • Texas Counseling Association
  • Texas Field Educator's Consortium
  • Texas Music Educators Association
  • Texas Music Teachers Association