Accreditation Information

Jacksonville University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, masters, and doctoral degrees. Questions about the accreditation of Jacksonville University may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website(

Normal inquiries about JU, such as admission requirements, financial aid, and educational programs, should be addressed directly to JU and not the SACSCOC office. 


The Division of Aeronautics holds accreditation from the Aviation Accreditation Board International (AABI) for the Bachelor of Science degrees in Aviation Management & Flight Operations (AVO) and Aviation Management (AVM).


The Davis College of Business & Technology is North Florida’s only AACSB International Accredited private business school.

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Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Jacksonville University’s Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program is accredited through the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP) under the 2016 standards. The JU CMHC accreditation is valid through October 2027, at which time an application for re-accreditation will be submitted.


Dance and Music

Jacksonville University is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Music and the National Association of Schools of Dance, and the curricula in music and dance meet association standards.


The baccalaureate degree in nursing (BSN), master’s degree in nursing (MSN) and the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) programs at Jacksonville University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791.

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The School of Orthodontics Advanced Specialty Education Program in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthodontics is accredited by the American Denal Association's Commission on Dental Accreditation.​​

​​​Speech Pathology

The Master of Science program in Speech Language Pathology is accredited by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association's Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology.

​​​Wilma's Little People's School

Wilma’s Little People’s School is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).