Troy University
SACS Reaffirmation of Accreditation
3.14.1 A member or candidate institution represents its accredited status accurately and publishes the name, address, and telephone number of the Commission in accordance with Commission requirements and federal policy. (Publication of accreditation status)
 
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Narrative:  

Troy University is in compliance with this Comprehensive Standard.

The University publishes its accreditation status in numerous electronic and print publications that are widely disseminated to students, faculty and others. The University represents its accreditation status accurately and publishes the name address, and telephone number of the Commission in the following:

Examples of Compliance

Troy University’s two official academic policy documents, the Undergraduate Catalog and the Graduate Catalog, identically state the University’s accreditation status as follows:

ACCREDITATION

Troy University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the associate degree, the bachelor’s degree, the master’s degree, and the education specialist degree. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Troy University. The Commission is to be contacted only if there is evidence that appears to support an institution’s significant non-compliance with a requirement or standard.

In addition, the Troy University Web site, on the “Troy Quick Links” drop-down menu, lists the “Accreditation Statement,” which says:

Regional Accreditation Statement

Troy University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate, bachelor's, master's and education specialist degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, or call 404-679-4500 for questions regarding the accreditation status of the institution or if there is evidence that appears to support Troy University's significant non-compliance with a requirement or standard.

Summary

All of the resources listed above confirm that Troy University is in compliance with this Comprehensive Standard. Troy University represents its accreditation status accurately and widely publishes the name, address, and phone number of the Commission. The prominent and clear manner in which Troy University lists its accreditation status demonstrates that the University is in compliance.

 

Supporting Documentation Location
Dothan Campus Schedule of Classes http://dothan.troy.edu/AboutDothan.htm
Graduate Catalog, 2007-2008, Accreditation Statement http://www.troy.edu/catalogs/0708grad_pdf/documents/2007-2008_1G_Front_Section.pdf
International Locations Map http://www.troy.edu/locations/international.html
Montgomery Campus Schedule of Classes http://sacs.troy.edu/reference/
Montgomery-Campus-Schedule-of-Classes-Fall-2007.pdf
Oracle http://sacs.troy.edu/reference/Oracle-Student-Handbook.pdf
Phenix City Campus Schedule of Classes, Fall 2007 http://sacs.troy.edu/reference/04-03/Phenix-City-Campus-Fall07-Schedule.pdf
Troy Campus Schedule of Classes http://sacs.troy.edu/reference/NarrF07.pdf
Troy University Accreditation Statement http://www.troy.edu/accreditation.htm
Undergraduate Catalog, 2007-2008, Accreditation Statement http://www.troy.edu/catalogs/0708undergrad_pdf/documents/2007-2008_1U_Front.pdf

 

Last Updated: 09/09/2008