Southeastern Louisiana University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, masters and doctoral degrees. Southeastern is a Level V institution.

Questions about Southeastern's accreditation? Contact the Commission on Colleges. The commission should only be contacted if there is evidence that appears to support Southeastern's significant non-compliance with a requirement or standard. The commission should not be contacted concerning general admission information or issues involving application of academic regulations.

Specialized Accreditations

Southeastern is a member of and fully accredited by the:

  • Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (B.S. in Computer Science)

  • American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences (B.S. in Family & Consumer Science)

  • American Chemical Society (B.S. in Chemistry)

  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (B.S. in Accounting, Business Administration, B.S. in Finance, B.A. in Marketing, B.A. in Management, M.B.A., B.S. in Supply Chain Management)

  • Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education(B.S. in Athletic Training)

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (B.S. in Nursing, M.S.N. in Nursing)

  • Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-LanguagePathology (M.S. in Communication Sciences & Disorders)

  • Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (M.Ed. in Counselor Education)

  • Council on Social Work Education (B.A. in Social Work)

  • Association of Technology, Management, and Applied Engineering(A.A.S. and B.S. in Industrial Technology)

  • National Association of Schools of Music (B.M. and M.Mus. in Music, B.M.Ed. in Music Education)

  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (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. and B.A. in Special Education; B.S. in Elementary Education; B.A. in Art Education; B.A. in English Education; B.S. in Mathematics Education; B.M.Ed. in Music Education; B.S. in Science Education; B.A. in Social Studies Education; B.A. in French Education; B.A. in Spanish Education; B.S. in Speech Education; B.S. in Family & Consumer Science Education; B.S. in Health & Physical Education; B.S. in Computer Science Education)

  • National Association of Schools of Art and Design (B.A. in Art)

Institutional Memberships

Southeastern is a member of the following organizations:

  • Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences

  • American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education

  • American Association of College for Nursing

  • American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers

  • American Association of State Colleges and Universities

  • American Association of University Administrators

  • American Association of University Women

  • American College Health Association

  • American College Personnel Association

  • American Council on Education

  • American Family and Consumer Sciences Association

  • Association for Higher Education and Disability (AHEAD)

  • Association of International Educators (NAFSA)

  • Association to Advanced Collegiate Schools of Business-International

  • Conference of Louisiana Colleges and Universities

  • Council of Academic Programs in Communication Sciences & Disorders

  • Council of Baccalaureate and Higher Degree Programs of the National League for Nursing

  • Council of Southern Graduate Schools


  • Gulf Regional Interstate Collegiate Consortium

  • International Technology Education Association

  • Louisiana Academy of Sciences

  • National Association for Business Teacher Education

  • National Association of College and University Business Officers

  • National Association of Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture

  • National Association of College Auxiliary Services

  • National Association of College Stores

  • National Association of Student Personnel Administrators

  • National Collegiate Athletics Association

  • National Commission on Accreditation

  • New Orleans Museum of Art

  • Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

  • Southern Business Administration Association

  • Southwestern Business Administration Association