Southeastern Louisiana University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, masters and doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 to learn more about the accreditation status of Southeastern; file a third-party comment at the time of Southeastern's decennial review; or file a complaint against Southeastern for alleged significant non-compliance with a standard or requirement. Normal inquiries about Southeastern, such as admission requirements, financial aid, and education programs, etc., should be addressed directly to Southeastern Louisiana University and not to the Commission.

Southeastern is a Level V institution.

The Commission on Colleges is to be contacted only if there is evidence that appears to support Southeastern's significant non-compliance with a requirement or standard. The Commission should not be contacted in regard to general admission information or issues involving application regulations.


Specialty Accreditations

    • Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (B.S. in Computer Science; B.S. in Engineering Technology; B.S. in Occupational Safety, Health, and Environment)
    • American Association of Family and Consumer Science (B.S. in Family & Consumer Science)
    • American Chemical Society (B.S. in Chemistry)
    • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (B.S. in Accounting, B.B.A. in Business Administration, B.S. in Finance, B.A. in Marketing, B.A. in Management, B.S. in Supply Chain Management M.B.A.)
    • Association of Technology, Management, and Applied Engineering (A.A.S. and B.S. in Industrial Technology)
    • Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (B.S. in Athletic Training)
    • Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (M.Ed. in Counselor Education)
    • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (B.S. and MSN in Nursing)
    • Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (M.S. in Communication Sciences & Disorders)
    • Council on Social Work Education (B.A. in Social Work)
    • National Association of Schools of Music (B.M. and M.Mus. in Music)
    • Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (Ed.D. in Educational Leadership; M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction; M.Ed. in Educational Technology Leadership; M.Ed. in Educational Leadership; M.Ed. in Counselor Education; M.Ed. in Special Education; M.A.T. in Early Intervention; M.A.T. in Elementary Education Grades 1-5; B.S. in Early Childhood Education; B.S. in Middle School Education; B.S. in Elementary Education; B.A. in English Education; B.A. in Social Studies Education; B.S. in Health & Physical Education; B.S. in Elementary Education & Special Education; B.S. in Middle School Education & Special Education)
    • National Association of Schools of Art and Design (B.A. Art)


University Classifications

Southeastern is categorized as a SREB Four-Year 3 institution, as a Carnegie Master's College and University I, and a SACS/COC Level V institution.