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Administration 203
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Phone: 660-543-4116

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The University of Central Missouri is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), a member of the North Central Association.


In addition, UCM has earned the following specialized accreditations:

• Art baccalaureates, National Association of Schools of Art and Design

• Athletic Training baccalaureates, Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education Programs

• Automotive Technology Management, Design and Drafting Technology, Construction Management, Electronics Technology, Graphic Technologies baccalaureates, Association of Technology, Management, and Applied Engineering

• Baccalaureate of Science in Education, Council for Exceptional Children

• Business baccalaureates and graduate programs, The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) - International

• Career and Technology Teacher Education baccalaureate, American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences

• Chemistry, Physics, Biology and Earth Science baccalaureate, National Science Teacher Association

• Commission on English Language Program Accreditation (CEA)

• Construction Management baccalaureate, American Council for Construction Education

• Dietetics baccalaureate, American Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics

• Educational Leadership; Principal graduate programs, Educational Leadership Constituent Council

• Educational Technology graduate program, Association for Educational Communications and Technology

• Elementary Education baccalaureate, Association for Childhood Education International

• Elementary Education baccalaureate, Early Childhood Education, National Association for the Education of Young Children

• Fashion: Textiles and Clothing in Business baccalaureate, American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences

• Industrial Hygiene graduate and Occupational Safety and Health baccalaureate, Applied Science Accreditation Commission of ABET

• Library and Information Services graduate program, American Library Association

• Literacy graduate program, International Reading Association

• Mathematics baccalaureate, National Council of Teachers of Mathematics

• Middle School-Junior High School baccalaureate, National Middle School Association

• Music baccalaureate and graduate programs, National Association of Schools of Music

• Nursing baccalaureate and graduate programs, Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education

• Physical Education baccalaureate and graduate programs, National Association for Sport and Physical Education

• Professional Pilot, Flight Operations Management, and Airport Management, Aviation Accreditation Board International

• Social Studies baccalaureate in education, National Council for the Social Studies

• Social Work baccalaureate, Council on Social Work Education

• Speech Pathology and Audiology master’s program, American Speech-LanguageHearing Association

• Teacher Education baccalaureate and graduate programs, National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education and the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

• Technology and Occupational Education baccalaureate, Council for Technical Teacher Education

• Theatre baccalaureate and graduate programs, National Association of Schools of Theatre


For information about HLC Accreditation, contact The Higher Learning Commission, 30 North La Salle Street, Suite 2400, Chicago, IL 60602- 2504, telephone 800-621-7440,

Updated list 2014.