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.

Compliance Judgment:  In compliance


East Carolina University publishes, both in hard copy and electronically, the name, address, and telephone number of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

(SACS-COC).  The information appears as follows:


East Carolina University (ECU) is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award baccalaureate, masters, and doctorate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of ECU.


This information appears in the online versions of the graduate catalog and undergraduate catalog, the ECU Website, in printed publications for distance education students such as Options, and in undergraduate and graduate admissions brochures.  This information is also found on official ECU transcripts.

The published accreditation statement is reflective of degree programs included in ECU’s official Academic Program Inventory




Reference Title


Academic Program Inventory


ECU Transcripts

Sample ECU Transcript

ECU Website

3.14.1 Accreditation ECU Website

Graduate Catalog

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Graduate Admissions Brochure

Graduate School Admissions Brochure



Undergraduate Admissions Brochure

Undergraduate Admissions Brochure

Undergraduate Catalog

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