Accreditation

The Executive Vice President (EVP) is the institution’s designee for interacting with the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) on the President’s behalf. The EVP serves as the SACSCOC Liaison, communicates updates concerning policies and standards for accreditation to the President and Executive Management Team, coordinates preparation of reports and requests for information from SACSCOC and provides leadership for preparing documents for the reaffirmation of accreditation.

 

Meharry Medical College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) at the institutional level to award the following degrees and certificates: Doctor of Dental Surgery, Doctor of Medicine, Doctor of Philosophy, Master of Physician Assistant Sciences,  Master of Science in Public Health, Master of Health Sciences, Master of Science in Clinical Investigation, Master of Science in Biomedical Data Science, Master of Science in Data Science, Certificate in Biomedical Data Science, Certificate in Data Science, Certificate in Public Health and Certificate in Health Policy. Contact SACSCOC at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 or online at http://www.sacscoc.org with questions about Meharry Medical College’s accreditation status. Information about the accreditation status of individual academic programs may be found in the academic catalog, the departmental handbooks and the departmental websites.

Meharry Medical College is accredited by the following organizations:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges is the regional accrediting body for Meharry Medical College.

Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME)

Medical education programs leading to the M.D. degree in the United States and Canada are accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME).

Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA)

The Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) accredits dental and dental-related education programs conducted at the post-secondary level.

Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)

The Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) accredits schools of public health and public health programs offered in settings other than schools of public health.

Contact Accreditation

Office of Accreditation
Meharry Medical College
1005 Dr. D.B. Todd Jr., Blvd.
Nashville, TN 37208-3599
Telephone: 615.327.6289