National and Regional Accreditors

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UNIT State/Regional/National Accrediting Agency Last Review Next Review
Southern Methodist University
(10-year cycle)
(5-year report)
Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097; 404-679-4501) to award baccalaureate, masters, and doctoral degrees. 2011 2016 (5)
2021 (10)
Cox School of Business
(5-year cycle)
The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) 2016-17 2021-22
Dedman College
Chemistry (Undergraduate Only)
(5-year cycle)
The American Chemical Society 2014 2021
Psychology (Clinical, Doctoral Only)
(5-year cycle unless mandated by APA)
American Psychological Association 2014 2025
Dedman School of Law
(7-year cycle)
The American Bar Association 2012 2026-27
Lyle School of Engineering
(6-year cycle)
Civil Engineering Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, https://www.abet.org
2020
2026
Computer Engineering Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, https://www.abet.org
2020
2026
Computer Science Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET, https://www.abet.org
2020 2026
Electrical Engineering Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, https://www.abet.org
2020 2026
Environmental Engineering Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, https://www.abet.org
2020 2026
Mechanical Engineering Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, https://www.abet.org
2020 2026
Meadows School of the Arts
Art, Art History, The Guildhall
(6-year cycle)
National Association of Schools of Art and Design 2013-14 2024-25
Dance
(10-year cycle)
National Association of Schools of Dance 2014-15 2025
Music
(10-year cycle)

Music Therapy
(Reviewed with Music, submitted to AMTA following year.)
National Association of Schools of Music


American Music Therapy Association (certification)
2011


2011
2021


2022
Theater
(10-year cycle)
National Association of Schools of Theater 2015 2025
Perkins School of Theology
(10-year cycle)
The Association of Theological Schools 2020 2030
Simmons School of Education and Human Development
Teacher Education (Undergraduate)
(1-year cycle)
State Board for Educator Certification (Texas Education Agency) (TEA) 2019 2020
Teacher Education (Graduate)
(1-year cycle)
State Board for Educator Certification (TEA) 2019 2020
M.Ed. Accelerated School Leadership
(1-year cycle)
State Board for Educator Certification (Texas Education Agency) (TEA) 2019 2020
M.Ed. Urban Leadership
(1-year cycle)
State Board for Educator Certification (Texas Education Agency) (TEA) 2019 2020
M.S. Counseling
(8-year cycle)
Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)

2018

2026