Graduate

The University of Texas Permian Basin is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award baccalaureate and master's degrees. If you have any questions about UT Permian Basin’s accreditation, contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, or call 404-679-4500. 

Programs throughout the University have been accredited by specialized accrediting organizations- 

College of Arts and Sciences 

  • Music – National Association of Schools of Music (NASM) 
  • Visual Arts – National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD) 

College of Business 

  • Business Administration - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) 
  • UTPB’s BBA in Energy Land Management is accredited by AAPL (American Association of Professional Landmen)

College of Engineering 

  • Mechanical Engineering Program – Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, https://www.abet.org 
  • Petroleum Engineering Program - Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, https://www.abet.org  

College of Education 

  • Educator Certification - The Council for Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) 
  • Texas Education Agency - Accountability System for Educator Preparation (TEA)

College of Health Sciences and Human Performance 

  • Social Work – Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) 
  • Nursing – Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)