Accreditation at Rice

Rice University is accredited with the following agencies:

SACSCOC 

Rice University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award baccalaureate, masters, and doctorate. Degree-granting institutions also may offer credentials such as certificates and diplomas at approved degree levels. Questions about the accreditation of Rice 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 (www.sacscoc.org). 

SACSCOC Profile for Rice University

Several of Rice University's academic programs are separately accredited by the following agencies:

Texas Education Agency (TEA)

Teacher Education programs at Rice

TEA Website

Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)

ABET-accredited programs at Rice

ABET Website

National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB)

School of Architecture NAAB page

NAAB-accredited programs at Rice

NAAB Website

Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)

AACSB-accredited programs at Rice

AACSB Website

Rice University
Office of Institutional Effectiveness
Allen Center, Suite 215
P.O. Box 1892
6100 Main St.
Houston, TX 77251-1892

Questions?

Please contact us at: 

oiehelp@rice.edu