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

HLC Criteria for Accreditation Diagram: Overview and Values

Program Accreditation

General Accreditation

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

Accreditation Commission for Programs in Hospitality Administration (ACPHA)

American Chemical Society

Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International)

Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIM)

Computing Accredtiation Commission of ABET


Council on Accreditation of Parks, Recreation, Tourism and Related Professions (COAPRT)

Council on Rehabilitation Education (CORE)

Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, Inc. 

Council for the Accreditation of Emergency Management Education (CAEME)

National Association of Schools of Music (NASM)

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

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

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