Accreditation

The National Security Agency (NSA) and Department of Homeland Security (DHS) recognize UAB at Birmingham as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Research.

The University of Alabama at Birmingham is accredited by the AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. The AACSB International is a global, nonprofit membership organization of educational institutions, businesses, and other entities devoted to the advancement of management education. Established in 1916, AACSB International provides its members with a variety of products and services to assist them with the continuous improvement of their business programs.

The University of Alabama at Birmingham is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, masters, doctorate, and professional 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 Alabama at Birmingham.

The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) can be contacted at:

AACSB International
777 South Harbour Island Boulevard, Suite 750
Tampa, Florida 33602
Telephone: (813) 769-6500

The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) can be contacted at:

Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS)
1866 Southern Lane
Decatur, GA 30033-4097
Phone: (404) 679-4500
Website: http://www.sacs.org/