Accreditation Statement

University of the Incarnate Word is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, masters, doctorate, and professional 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 University of the Incarnate Word.

UIW programs have also earned accreditations from:  

The UIW Rosenberg School of Optometry is accredited by the Accreditation Council on Optometric Education of the American Optometric Association. 

The UIW School of Osteopathic Medicine (UIWSOM) received pre-accreditation status from the American Osteopathic Association Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA).

The UIW School of Nursing and Health Professions) is approved by various accreditation bodies.

The UIW Feik School of Pharmacy Doctor of Pharmacy program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education.

The UIW entry-level Doctor of Physical Therapy program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education.


<this page updated April 2018>