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Welcome to the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, website for accreditation by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). The university is accredited by SACSCOC to award baccalaureate, master’s, and doctorate degrees.  Since 1998, the university is authorized to offer distance education programs.

Announcements

Walk-in Help Sessions for uploading the 2015-2016 Assessment Reports: 

These are not workshops for new users. We will announce those shortly.

  • August 26 (this Friday), 10 am until noon, 129 Hodges (one of the classrooms at the Library)
  • September 8, Thursday, 11 am until 1 pm, Mary Greer Room, Hodges Library (next to Starbucks)
  • September 9, Friday, 10 am until noon, Mary Greer Room, Hodges Library (next to Starbucks)

Members of the Assessment Steering Committee will be on hand to provide assistance to individuals seeking help on working in the Planning Module of Compliance Assist. You may drop in any time during the two hour time block if you need any help.

Please bring your laptop (if it’s a departmental one, make sure updates were run before coming to the help session) and your work.

2015-2016 Assessment Reports: Just a reminder that departments should be wrapping up their 2015-2016 assessment reports and entering the information into the Planning Module of Campus Labs’ Compliance Assist.  Due date is September 15 unless your college has issued an earlier deadline.

As to users and the Assessment Listserv, we are in the process of updating user access in the Planning Module based on information we received from the College offices.  Once access is updated, we will then update the Assessment Listserv.

Accreditation

Since 1897, the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, has been continuously accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral 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 the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

State Authorization

Per the 1807 Tennessee Public Acts Chapter 64, codified as amended at the Tennessee Code Annotated §49-9-209, the University of Tennessee is authorized by the State of Tennessee to award the degrees “of Bachelor of Arts, Master of Arts, or any other degree known and used in any college or university in any of the United States.”

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