Accreditation

The University of Texas at Tyler is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees. Questions about the accreditation of  The University of Texas at Tyler may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (www.sacscoc.org)  


The Graduate Medical Education Program oversees all residency programs at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler. Our exceptional residency training programs comply with the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).


The UT Health Psychology Internship Program received accreditation on May 1, 2017, from the American Psychological Association (APA) with the status: “Accredited” dating back to October 28, 2016. “Accreditation” represents accreditation that is contingent upon follow-up data delivered to the APA, and is often a designation for young programs that do not yet have enough prior years of intern data. The program is listed on the APA website of accredited internship programs.