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2017-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Regional Accreditation

University Accreditation

Winston-Salem State is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, masters, and doctorate degrees.  Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Winston-Salem State University.

Program Accreditations

  • AACSB International-The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
  • ABET-Computing Accreditation Commission (CAC) 
  • Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education of the American Occupational Therapy Association (ACOTE)
  • American Chemical Society (ACS)
  • Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. (CFP)
  • Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education, American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
  • Council on Accreditation (COA) sponsored by National Parks and Recreation Association (NRPA)
  • Council on Rehabilitation Education (CORE)
  • Council on Rehabilitation Education Commission on Undergraduate Standards and Accreditation (CUSA)
  • Council for Social Work Education
  • National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Science (NAACLS)
  • National Association of Schools of Music (NASM)
  • National Council of Accreditation for Teacher Education (NCATE) 
  • National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA)
  • North American Society for Sport Management (NASSM)
  • North Carolina Department of Public Instruction (NCDPI)
  • North Carolina State Board of Nursing (NCSBN)


  • Academic Council of the American Physical Therapy Association
  • American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
  • American Association of Colleges of Nursing
  • American Association of State Colleges and Universities
  • American Council on Education, College Entrance Examination Board
  • Association for Computing Machinery
  • Association for Continuing Higher Education
  • Association for Gerontology in Higher Education
  • Association for Institutional Research
  • Association of Schools of Journalism and Mass Communication
  • Association of University Programs in Health Administration (AUPHA)
  • College Entrance Examination Board
  • Community Campus Partnership for Health
  • Consortium for Student Retention Data Exchange
  • Council for Adult and Experiential Learning
  • Council for Advancement and Support of Education
  • Council of Colleges of Arts and Sciences
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Computer Society
  • Intercollegiate Music Association, Inc.
  • Mathematical Association of America
  • National Art Education Association
  • National Association of Schools of Music
  • National Council of Teachers of English
  • National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
  • National Council on Rehabilitation Education 
  • National Middle School Association
  • National Recreation and Park Association
  • North American Association for Environmental Education
  • North Carolina Association of Colleges and Universities
  • North Carolina League for Nursing