Higher Learning Commission

Arkansas Tech University is accredited through the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).  A Commission of the North Central Association.

HLC Online Assurance Review and the Pathways Model

HLC Principles for Effective Assessment of Student Achievement

HLC Open Pathway

HLC The Criteria for Accreditation


HLC Quality Initiative Project

Program Accreditation

General Accreditation

College of Education
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education

College of Business
Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business

Music Programs
National Association of Schools of Music

Nursing Programs
National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission

Engineering and Information Science Programs
Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology

Chemistry Programs
American Chemical Society

Recreation and Park Administration Programs
National Recreation and Park Administration
Council on Accreditation

Medical Assistant Program
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs

Hospitality Administration Program
Accreditation Commission for Programs
in Hospitality Administration

Emergency Administration and Management
Foundation of Higher Education in Emergency Management

Health Information Management Program
Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education

NCATE Specialized Professional Association (SPA) Accreditation

Music Education
National Association of Schools of Music

Natural Science Education Programs
National Science Teachers Association

Chemistry Education
American Chemical Society

Physical Education
National Association for Sport and Physical Education

Social Studies Education
National Council for the Social Studies

Gifted And Talented Education
Council for Exceptional Children National Association of Gifted Children

Middle Level Education
National Middle School Association

Educational Leadership Programs
Educational Leadership Constituent Council

Mathematics Education
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics

Early Childhood Education
National Association for the Education of Young Children

English and Creative Writing Education
National Council of Teachers of English