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Elected institutional and public representatives.
An alphabetical list of SACSCOC staff members and their contact information.
Frequently asked questions.
Search for information about institutions that have or have had interaction with SACSCOC.
A list of accreditation actions taken by the SACSCOC Board of Trustees at its last two meetings and disclosure statements regarding institutions on sanction.
Call for Third-Party Comments for Institutions Schedules for Review in 2023 and 2024
The Principles of Accreditation: Foundation for Quality Enhancement and archived prior accreditation standards.
Information for institutions of higher education seeking initial membership in SACSCOC.
Information related to the decennial reaffirmation process for member institutions.
Documents and other information for institutions engaged in the decennial Reaffirmation process or the Fifth-Year Interim Report process.
Information related to Substantive Change for member institutions.
Information for peer evaluators serving on SACSCOC review committees.
Search SACSCOC policy documents (pdf format).
Search SACSCOC guideline documents (pdf format).
Search SACSCOC good practice documents.
Search SACSCOC policy documents.
Search SACSCOC handbooks (pdf format).
Search SACSCOC Interpretation documents (pdf format).
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Search the SACSCOC Rules of the Organization (pdf format)
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Accreditation-related research from the SACSCOC Office of Research and Training.
The purpose of the SACSCOC evaluator training program is to ensure credibility, consistency, and confirmability in peer reviews.
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